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​Social taboos hinder Indonesia's fight against COVID-19 

Published on: 24-Jun-2020

CNA Online 
The application of social distancing measures has varied across the country, with some communities paying little heed to them. Sulfikar Amir, a disaster sociologist at NTU in Singapore, told Reuters that stigma arises from limited information. "Stigma is an indicator of how communication and information dissemination in Indonesia hasn't been successful," he said. 

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