The Forest Scribe

Food Estate in Indonesia

Food estate is a food development concept that is carried out in an integrated manner, which…

What Trees Can Be Made Into Paper?

Paper is made from processing cellulose or wood fiber, which is produced from pulp. Pulp is…

Farmer Group Teaches How to Conserve Forest While Deriving Economic Benefit from it

By Winahyu Dwi Utami   A group of farmers in Riau Province’s Kuantan Singigi district is…

The Anak Rawa Tribe Seeks Rights to its Customary Forest in Indonesia’s Riau

By Winahyu Dwi Utami Five years have gone by but the Anak Rawa Penyengat, an indigenous…

Behind Forest And Ground Fires

Forest and ground fires have become annual phenomena in various corners of the globe, including in…

Definition of Indonesian Forests

Definition of Forest according to Law Number 41 of 1999: An integrated ecosystem in the form…

FACT SHEET – Wood Product: Rayon Viscose

What is Viscose Rayon? It is a textile material made of yarns that is the product…

FLEGT What’s that?

The European Union has a Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) action plan which also…

Study shows Village Forests in Indonesia can protect the environment and reduce poverty

Truly Santika, The University of Queensland; Matthew Struebig, University of Kent, dan Sugeng Budiharta, Indonesian Institute…

What You Need to Know About The Program For Environmental Performance Rating (PROPER)

PROPER is supervisory program for industries which is aimed at encouraging compliance to environmental regulations. This…