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Indonesia: West java prepares Rp75B to anticipate disasters

11 Feb 2016, Tempo Interactive

Ahmad Heryawan, West Java Governor, said that he has prepared Rp75 billion in the Contingency Budget Post to anticipate the risks of disaster this year. 'It must be prepared every year. We have to prepare the budget if disaster happens,' he said, and added that similar budget is also being prepared by every district/municipality government to anticipate potential natural disasters...


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