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Libyan Newswire

Aceh redux: The legacy of Aceh’s emergency economy

BANDAH ACEH, 24 December 2014 (IRIN) – What happens when you suddenly inject billions of dollars, hundreds of jobs and 500 aid agencies into to an isolated corner of the world battered by more than a quarter century of conflict and then devastated by one of the world’s worst natural disasters? IRIN looks back at some of the unintended and residual consequences of the international response in Indonesia’s Aceh Province to the Boxing Day tsunami of 2004.