Indonesian man Medi Bastoni has embarked on the arduous task of walking backwards from his hometown to the capital, more than 700 km away. He hopes to raise awareness for the devastation left by deforestation in his journey to Jakarta, and get a symbolic seed from President Joko Widodo.
Stay up to date with SBS NEWS
SBS News App
Download our free app on the App Store or Google Play for the latest headlines and breaking news alerts.
We love feedback: help us improve by rating the app and sharing your suggestions at firstname.lastname@example.org
SBS News on social
Follow SBS News to join in the conversation and never miss the latest live updates.