The Forest Scribe

Public Figures’ Role Crucial in Fighting Fires in Peat Soil

Recognizing the important role played by public figures in the prevention of fires in peat soil,…

Papuan Forests Need Government Protection: Environmental Activists

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

Multi-purpose usage, a likely solution to halt deforestation and forest degradation

Despite the massive conversion of Indonesia’s forests in the past decades, the economic returns of forests…

Activists Want Role of Civil Communities in Allocation of GCF Fund

Civil communities must the involved in determining the allocation of fund from the Green Climate Fund…

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…

Village Administration Plays Important Role in People’s Forest Management

A partnership program focused on a village in South Sulawesi’s Bulukumba district has shown how village…

Prevention, Peat, Focus of Indonesia’s Forest and Ground Fire Handling in 2020

The focus of government efforts in preventing and handling forest and ground fires in Indonesia this…

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…

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…

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…