The Forest Scribe

Sakai Kandis Forest Tribe Adapts to Modern Time Through Education

The Sakai Kandis tribe which used to be a nomadic forest tribe that is indigenous to…

Omnibus Law Will Not Push Investment but Instead Push Environment Destruction: Activists

The draft Omnibus Law which is now slated to be passed on October 8, 2020, will…

Multi-Sector Synergy Key to Resolution of Land Conflicts

Social conflict resolution activists and players in the forestry industry have jointly agreed on the importance…

Papuan Forests Need Government Protection: Environmental Activists

Papuan environmental activists are voicing their call for the government to should intervene to protect forests…

SIMONTANA, a Spatial Based Technology To Help Organize Forest Cover Data

The team from Pojok Iklim – Ministry of Environment and Forestry (KLHK) has developed the National…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Walhi, Company, at Odds Over Jambi Conflict Status

The Jambi Chapter of Friends of the Earth Indonesia (WALHI) and Asia Pulp & Paper (APP)…