The Forest Scribe

Jokowi Hands Over 2,929 Social Forestry Licenses to 651,000 families

President Joko Widodo has symbolically handed over 2,929 social forestry licenses covering an area totaling 3,442,000…

Remain Alert Despite Lower Forest and Land Fires Seen for 2021: Expert

The chances of forest and land fires occurring in the first quarter of 2021 are low…

APP Sinar Mas Wins Asian Export Awards 2020 

Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) Sinar Mas through PT Indah Kiat Pulp & Paper Tbk (Indah…

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…

Sinar Mas Program Recognized as Contributing to Forest and Ground Fire Prevention  

The Village (DMPA) program of palm oil company Sinar Mas Agribusiness and Food has received a…

2020 Local Elections Crucial for Environmental Sustainability

The 2020 regional elections which will be held simultaneously in 270 regions throughout  Indonesia on December…

Omnibus Law Opens the Door to Legalization of Various Concessions in Forests

The Omnibus law was among other aimed at resolving the long-dragging problem of plantation concessions in…

Artificial Intelligence Technology to Help Monitor Forest in Bali

The West Bali National Park will become the first in the country to use artificial intelligence…

Data and Information on Indonesian Forests Needs to be Agreed Together: Madani

  Pointing out that there are a multitude of differences between the data and information on…

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…