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JPIK Newsletter 15th Edition “The Monitor”

Permits for the forestry industry are getting easier to be obtained through Draft Omnibus Bill on Job Creation, which claimed to create a just and prosperous society. Abolishment of the coop; exclusion of individual, local, and indigenous communities’ permits; access to forest resources that can be obtained only through collaboration with State-Owned Business Enterprises, …

JPIK Newsletter 14th Edition “The Monitor”

Monitoring activities need qualified human resources with integrity, so that monitoring of the Timber Legality Assurance System (SVLK) can be well-implemented. Training on monitoring for local/ indigenous communities has been conducted by Independent Forest Monitoring Network (JPIK) from August to September 2019, joined by local and indigenous communities in 8 provinces in Indonesia. Those …

JPIK Newsletter 13th Edition “The Monitor”

The Timber Legality Assurance System (TLAS) has been mandatorily implemented since 2009 in Indonesia. It aims to improve forestry governance and trade. With this new policy, illegal logging and illegal timber trade are expected to stop. In December 2018 to February 2019, the Ministry of Environment and Forestry (MoEF) have seized more than 400 …

JPIK Newsletter 12th Edition “The Monitor”

On this “The Monitor” 12th edition newsletter, we share various information on progress and improvement of forest management in Indonesia.

In last December 2018, the Independent Forest Monitoring Network (IMFN) as one of Indonesia representatives was invited to the United Nations Convention Against Corruption (UNCAC) meeting in Bangkok. It was a commemoration of International …

JPIK Newsletter 11th Edition “The Monitor”

Independent Forest Monitoring Network (JPIK) publishes the 11th edition of the newsletter “The Monitor”.In this 11th “The Monitor” newsletter, JPIK summarizes information on progress and views from various parties actively involved in developing improved forest governance in Indonesia.

This newsletter contains:

National Consolidation of Independent Monitors in Strengthening Forest Governance through Effective MonitoringSharing experiences with stakeholders …