The Forest Scribe

Opinion

Simple Go Green Lifestyle Choice to Support A Greener Planet

As a regular 9-5 worker, I don’t really have much time to try and be more active in helping the world mitigate climate change, forest and ground fires, and the…

Profiles

A lot of Homeworks Remain in Monetizing Carbon and Environmental services in Indonesia

Although the government fully recognized the huge economic potential presented by environmental services, including in carbon trading and forest carbon schemes, it was still lagging behind in providing the right…

Indonesian Forest Day Festival,  A Momentum to Build Public Awareness

On 7 August 2020, more than 100 communities and organizations gathered together and organized the first Indonesian Forest Day festival, with a number of big names such as artist and…

Strengthening and Empowerment of Communities the Way to Halt Forest Fires

Indonesia has been plagued by devastating annual forest and ground fires that have laid waste to millions of hectares and caused substantial material losses and health hazard, and a number…

Forest Fire Management Must Focus on Prevention: Conservationist

The government’s forest and ground fire management system was heavy on fire-fighting efforts and should actually be more focused on prevention so that the devastating annual fires that have hit…

Economic Stimulus Targets, Key for “Better Normal” Era

The targeting of the government’s economic stimulus targets required careful handling as their impact would be a key determinant in a post-pandemic era, experts said Thursday (16/7). Fitrian Ardiansyah, Country…