We had our first Facebook jam of the year! This jam was a bit special as all participants were from the Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS). This group of 13 students recently returned from an overseas community project.
Transboundary haze has contributed to the region’s air pollution is a direct result of deforestation techniques using fire for land clearing. Peatlands are being cleared for palm oil production and for timber used in paper manufacture. When dried out, peatlands release stored CO2 and become highly flammable.