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A sinking Indonesian island fights climate change

Abdul Hadi's house sits lower than the road in a village on the island of Java - and below sea-level. As floods worsen due to climate change and Java sinks due to the extraction of underground water, coastlines continue to get swallowed up by the sea, posing a serious threat to many like Habi who cannot afford to relocate. - REUTERS

Published: 3 Dec 2019