Indonesia, a country of 270 million people, only has 2,800 clinical psychologists and 1,200 psychiatrists, with most residing in big cities in its most populous island, Java.
Pemerintah perlu menetapkan baku mutu kualitas udara sesuai dengan standar terbaru dari WHO untuk mengatasi pencemaran udara di Jabodetabek. Ketentuan saat ini masih di bawah standar WHO.
Residents of a province near Jakarta have accused the World Bank Group of indirectly financing the expansion of an enormous coal-fired power plant, saying it would aggravate their health and livelihood problems, environmentalist groups said.
Soaring pollution in Indonesia’s capital has left 35-year-old Asep Muizudin Muhamad Darmini hooked up to breathing tubes at a Jakarta hospital, gazing at the dense gray haze outside.
Indonesian researchers have tested a cost-effective, relatively quick method of measuring changes in antimicrobial resistance.
Badung, Bali (ANTARA) – The Indonesian Migrant Worker Protection Agency (BP2MI) and Saudi Arabian Health Ministry’s Deputyship of Human Resources have signed an agreement on the protection of Indonesian health workers.
Air pollution has been rapidly encroaching on the health and longevity of individuals, particularly in Asia. A startling study conducted by the Energy Policy Institute (EPIC) at the University of Chicago has provided alarming data that paints a grim picture: air pollution is reducing the life expectancy of people in some Asian countries by up to eight years.
Air pollution is crippling Indonesia’s capital just as the country prepares to host regional leaders.
Indonesia has sanctioned 11 industrial firms for failing to meet operational standards as the government moves to deal with major pollution spikes in the capital Jakarta, the environment minister said.
Some civil servants in Indonesia’s capital began working from home Monday under measures aimed at reducing traffic congestion to alleviate horrendous air pollution that has gripped the city and been blamed for President Joko Widodo’s persistent cough.
President Joko Widodo’s reported month-long cough has prompted his government to address air pollution; critics remain sceptical.
Indonesia’s Health Minister, Budi G. Sadikin, recently met with billionaire Elon Musk to discuss the possibility of collaborating to bring internet access to underserved community health centres in the country, known as puskesmas.
Indonesia’s capital Jakarta topped the list as the world’s most polluted city on Wednesday, having consistently ranked among the 10 most polluted cities globally since May, according to data by Swiss air quality technology company IQAir.
Indonesia’s healthcare reforms are set to attract foreign doctors to practise in the country, but patients say they will continue seeking treatment abroad unless overall health facilities improve.
Indonesia’s most infamous wet market has banned dog and cat meat, but concerns remain over the thriving bat trade
And there are concerns that the thriving trade could pose a public health risk, and potentially the next global pandemic.