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…

Indonesia Tries out Round-the-clock Early Forest and Ground Fire Detection System

Long plagued by annual forest and ground fires that have contributed to the rapid deforestation of…

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…

Incentive Needed for Communities to Help Conserve Forests: Jambi Environmental Watchdog

As part of efforts to halt the shrinking of forests that continued to take place in…

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…

Protecting Forest is Crucial to Mitigating Pandemics: Indonesian Health Workers

  Hundreds of Indonesian health workers have signed an open letter which is reminding President Joko…

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…