In August 2019, President Joko Widodo unveiled plans to move Indonesia’s capital from Jakarta to East Kalimantan in Borneo. While this move may benefit Indonesia’s economy, there are fears about the impacts to the island’s forests, indigenous people, and animals—including the Bornean orangutans.
Naomi was a data journalist at Kontinentalist. She is a marine scientist who has commitment issues so works on a variety of projects. In her free time, she likes to be in the ocean, in the mountains, or in the wrestling ring.