The Forest Scribe

Ministry Levels Multiple Charges against Forest Destroyer 

For the first time, investigators from the Ministry of Environment and Forestry have charge is seeking…

Minutes of Negotiations Key in Land Conflict Resolution

The problems of land conflicts and related social conflicts are complex in nature and requires a…

Village Facilitator, an Important Cog in Slash and Burn Eradication

Toni Saputra may just be a small-scale catfish farmer in a village in Riau province, but…

Peat Still Warrants Attention in This Year’s Forest and Ground Fires: Madani

An environmental watchdog is finding that almost half of the forest and ground fires that hit…

Forest Communities provide a solution to face Covid-19, Climate Change: RECOFTC

In times of crisis, such as the current Covid-19 Pandemic and climate change, governments must recognize…

Covid-19 Pandemic May Worsen This Year’s Forest and Ground Fires

The ongoing pandemic caused by the Corona Virus, also known as Covid-19, is likely to only…

Draft Omnibus Law Risks Scuttling Indonesia’s Climate Commitment: Madani

Environmental group Yayasan Madani Berkelanjutan is calling for dropping discussions on the draft Omnibus Law on…

KPK Detains Suspect in Bribery Case linked to Riau Forest Conversion

This article was first published on The Palm Scribe a sister website. The Corruption Eradication Commission…

President Orders Effective Forest Fire Prevention and Mitigation, Law Enforcement

President Joko Widodo has issued a presidential regulation which instructs a host of top officials at…

Urundata: Collecting Environment Data the Fun Way

  Environmental data collection and validation is usually a tedious, labor-intensive effort but a new Indonesian…