CSO Laos visit “Involvement of CSOs in the FLEGT VPA process”

CSO Laos visit “Involvement of CSOs in the FLEGT VPA process”

Tuesday (9/19), Indonesia again received a visit from another country to share experiences in the success of achieving the FLEGT License which came into force on 15 November 2016 ago. Not only visiting the Ministry of Environment and Forestry, the Lao CSO also visited other stakeholders involved in the implementation of the SVLK. JPIK as […]
When the Ministry of Environment and Forestry Integrates the Forest Management Information System

When the Ministry of Environment and Forestry Integrates the Forest Management Information System

Quoted from the source of Mongabay Indonesia That morning, Tuesday (29/8/17), in Manggala Wanabhakti, Jakarta, Ministry of Environment and Forestry, released the SI-PHPL. Present at the inauguration were Siti Nurbaya, Minister of Environment and Forestry, Darmin Nasution, Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Agus Rahardjo, Chair of the Corruption Eradication Commission and Viva Yoga Mulyadi, Deputy […]
KLHK Holds Meeting for PIs and Certification Instutions to Establish Communication and Coordination

KLHK Holds Meeting for PIs and Certification Instutions to Establish Communication and Coordination

The Directorate of Sustainable Production Forest Management, the Ministry of Environment and Forestry (KLHK) is facilitated by a Multistakeholder Forestry Program (MFP3) carrying out the activity entitled “Communication and Coordination of Independent Assessment and Verification Institutions (LP & VI) and Independent Monitors (PI) today (15 August 2017) in Bogor. PI and LP & VI greatly […]
Sharing Experience with Ghana Delegates

Sharing Experience with Ghana Delegates

This time the Independent Forestry Monitoring Network (JPIK) had the opportunity to share experiences with the Ghana Delegation on the implementation of FLEGT – VPA in Indonesia, this event was held at the Ministry of Environment and Forestry office on Wednesday (08/08/2017). The arrival of the Ghana Delegation to Indonesia also met with the Ministry […]
Oil Palm Concessions in Forest Areas on Sumatra Island

Oil Palm Concessions in Forest Areas on Sumatra Island

The rapid increase that occurred in Indonesia in palm oil production was almost exclusively through land expansion in the region reaching 92 percent, rather than intensification and increase in production. Land available for agricultural expansion began to be scarce on the islands of Java and Sumatra, the Government expanded oil palm plantations in Kalimantan and […]
Determination of Customary Forests and Breakthrough Conflict Resolution

Determination of Customary Forests and Breakthrough Conflict Resolution

December 30, 2016 and important milestones in forest governance were again noted by the Jokowi government. At the end of last year 13,122 hectares of customary forests were set by the government. This stipulation is an important breakthrough in the process of recognizing customary forests, after the Constitutional Court’s decision about the matter of customary […]