KLHK Sets Suspects and Seizes Hundreds of Illegal Processed Logs in Ketapang Regency, West

KLHK Sets Suspects and Seizes Hundreds of Illegal Processed Logs in Ketapang Regency, West

Pontianak, February 25, 2020. SPORC investigators from the Bekantan Balai Gakkum KLHK Brigade Kalimantan Region on February 20, 2020, named AR (38) as suspects in the transport of illegal processed wood totaling 148 pieces of ulin / belian wood without being accompanied by a Certificate of Legality of Forest Products ( SKSHHK), in Sungai Pawan, ...
Gakkum KLHK Detains Illegal Loggers in Raja Ampat

Gakkum KLHK Detains Illegal Loggers in Raja Ampat

Sorong, February 6, 2020. The Papua Maluku Environmental Protection and Law Enforcement Operations Team succeeded in holding HN and S, two illegal logging actors along with 100 m3 of merbau (Intsia bijuga) wood of various sizes as evidence, in Kalwal Waters of Salawati Barat District, Raja Regency Ampat, 3 February 2020. Officers also secured KM ...
Workshop and Training of Independent Investigation for Local/ Indigenous Communities in Three

Workshop and Training of Independent Investigation for Local/ Indigenous Communities in Three

Independent Investigators (PI) is one of the main actors in the Timber Legality Assurance System (SVLK) in Indonesia. PI consists of civil society organizations and communities who live around forest areas to monitor how the forestry actors implement SVLK to ensure system accountability and credibility. The existence of PI to monitor SVLK implementation brings positive ...
Palangkaraya District Court Grants KLHK Karhutla Lawsuit against PT. AUS

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 the ...
KPK, How’s your Fate Later?

KPK, How’s your Fate Later?

President of the Republic of Indonesia (RI) Joko Widodo has approved the Revision of the Corruption Eradication Commission (RUK KPK) Law. The approval was delivered through Jokowi’s Presidential Letter Number R-42 / Pres / 09/2019 explaining that the President assigned the Minister of Law and Human Rights and the Minister of Administrative Reform and Bureaucracy ...
Strengthening the Timber Legality Verification System Standard

Strengthening the Timber Legality Verification System Standard

he Timber Legality Verification System (SVLK) has been in force for around 10 years in Indonesia, since the enactment of the Minister of Forestry Regulation No. P.38 / Menhut-II / 2009. Over the last 10 years, there have been many improvements to the assessment standards used to assess or verify business units that wish to ...