Marty Natalegawa

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Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono plants a tree seedling... News PhotoBogor,Environmental Issues,Foreign Minister,Indonesia,Marty Natalegawa,Seedling,Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono,Tree,Vertical,West JavaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPIndonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (L) plants a tree seedling at the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) in Bogor, West Java province on June 13, 2012 ahead of the Rio+20 summit while CIFOR Director General Frances Seymour, (3R), West Java Governor Ahmad Heryawan, (2R) and Foreign Minister Marty Natalegawa (extreme R) observe. In his address Yudhoyono said that the sustainable management of the world’s forests is critical for equitable economic growth. Indonesia is often cited as the world's third-biggest emitter of greenhouse gases, due mainly to rampant deforestation by the palm oil, mining and paper industries. Indonesia is home to the world’s third-largest area of tropical forests. AFP PHOTO / ROMEO GACAD (Photo credit should read ROMEO GACAD/AFP/GettyImages)