Entries by JPIK

Three Years of FLEGT License: Without Integrity, Agenda of Forestry Governance Improvement through SVLK Would be Slow

17 November 2019. The Forest Law Enforcement, Governance, and Trade (FLEGT) License
has been implemented for three (3) years since first established in November
2016. Independent Forest Monitoring Network (JPIK) and other independent
monitoring organizations argue that though in general FLEGT-VPA is
well-implemented, problems still exist such as
illegal logging, dispute and conflict on boundary, deforestation, and abuse of
forest …

Integrity of Forest Management Must Be Improved for the Sustainability of Ecosystem Function

Bogor, 08 November 2019. A report from the Independent Forest
Monitoring Network (JPIK) titled – PHPL: From Legality to Sustainability –
exposed challenges of sustainability on Sustainable Production Forest
Management (S-PHPL)-certified Timber Forest Product Utilization Business Permit
on Natural Forest (IUPHHK-HA) concession. It is threatened by coal mining and
palm oil plantation activities, and forest fires.

on overlapping land …

PHPL: From Legality to Sustainability

This report explored the environmental credentials, performance, and additionality of Indonesia’s Sustainable Forest management (SFM) standard, or Pengelolaan Hutan Produksi Lestari (PHPL). In particular, it assessed the extent to which PHPL could contribute to sustainability and legality of timber resources in Indonesia. Methodologically, the analysis drew from two sample provinces (Central and East Kalimantan) …

Palangkaraya District Court Grants KLHK Karhutla Lawsuit against PT. AUS

Palangkaraya, Wednesday, October 23, 2019, the Palangkaraya District Court Judge Panel chaired by Judge Kurnia Yani Darmono, SH., M.Hum with Judges Mahfudin, SH., MH and Alfon, SH., MH granted KLHK’s lawsuit against PT Arjuna Utama Sawit (PT. AUS). PT AUS was declared to have committed an unlawful act on a fire that occurred at …