Culture and Tourism Minister Jero Wacik said the promotion of Komodo Park will be keep going on. This he expressed in a press conference at the Sapta Pesona Building, Jakarta, Monday (07/02/2011).
“If it had to, we’ll promote, ‘This is
the Komodo that is almost deleted’,” said Jero that greeted with laugh by the journalists.
of Culture said that the Komodo at this time was already well known especially since the campaign Vote for Komodo. It is also committed to continue to promote the Komodo Park as a world heritage that has been defined by UNESCO in 1991. It also needs to be preserved.
The same thing also disclosed by Komodo activists, Zeby Febrina, who also attended the press conference. She said that although not a finalist, Komodo are known around the world as a prehistoric beast that exists only in Indonesia.
“As a Komodo campaigner, this suspension does not bother me to introduce Komodo programs throughout the world, where my mission to preserve the environment because of Komodo as an indicator of changes in natural conditions. So for me, Komodo as Prehistoric animal is already a World Wonder,” she said.