The Forest Scribe

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…

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…

Strengthen Openness of Deforestation Data, Information: Madani

An environmental watchdog is hailing the results of a decade of Indonesia-Norway part partnership in curbing…

Peat Still Warrants Attention in This Year’s Forest and Ground Fires: Madani

An environmental watchdog is finding that almost half of the forest and ground fires that hit…

Forest Communities provide a solution to face Covid-19, Climate Change: RECOFTC

In times of crisis, such as the current Covid-19 Pandemic and climate change, governments must recognize…

Draft Omnibus Law Risks Scuttling Indonesia’s Climate Commitment: Madani

Environmental group Yayasan Madani Berkelanjutan is calling for dropping discussions on the draft Omnibus Law on…

KPK Detains Suspect in Bribery Case linked to Riau Forest Conversion

This article was first published on The Palm Scribe a sister website. The Corruption Eradication Commission…

FACT SHEET – Wood Product: Rayon Viscose

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

President Orders Effective Forest Fire Prevention and Mitigation, Law Enforcement

President Joko Widodo has issued a presidential regulation which instructs a host of top officials at…

Omnibus Law Threatens to Weaken Environmental Protection

Revisions planned in the Draft Omnibus Law on Job Creation that has been submitted by the…