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

Economic Development and Environmental Damage in New Normal Era

The New Normal Era, which has begun to be felt by Indonesians, has sparked awareness of the need for a sustainable economic development that at the same time is able…

Ministry Levels Multiple Charges against Forest Destroyer 

For the first time, investigators from the Ministry of Environment and Forestry have charge is seeking multiple charges based on two separate laws against a man suspected of illegally clearing…

Minutes of Negotiations Key in Land Conflict Resolution

The problems of land conflicts and related social conflicts are complex in nature and requires a systematic and detailed settlement procedure but of key importance is that the results of…

Walhi, Company, at Odds Over Jambi Conflict Status

The Jambi Chapter of Friends of the Earth Indonesia (WALHI) and Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) Sinar Mas have remained at odds over whether a social conflict involving a timber…

Strengthen Openness of Deforestation Data, Information: Madani

An environmental watchdog is hailing the results of a decade of Indonesia-Norway part partnership in curbing deforestation but it is also calling for the strengthening openness of data and information…