Backward steps on The Process of Redesigning the ISPO Presidential Regulation

Backward steps on The Process of Redesigning the ISPO Presidential Regulation

Sunday (28/1), the Civil Society Coordination Forum for Strengthening the ISPO and the Civil Society Representative Group for the Sustainable Palm Oil Industry assessed that the draft Presidential Regulation (Perpres) of the ISPO Certification System compiled in January 2018 could potentially be a step back further weakening the ISPO. In a press statement on Sunday, ...
Maintaining SVLK Credibility through Independent Monitoring

Maintaining SVLK Credibility through Independent Monitoring

The Timber Legality Verification System (SVLK) began to be implemented in 2010 as one of the systems in the implementation of Voluntary Partnership Agreements on Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade in the Field of Forestry (FLEGT VPA). An agreement between the government of Indonesia and the European Union is an effort to significantly reduce illegal ...
CSO Laos visit “Involvement of CSOs in the FLEGT VPA process”

CSO Laos visit “Involvement of CSOs in the FLEGT VPA process”

Tuesday (9/19), Indonesia again received a visit from another country to share experiences in the success of achieving the FLEGT License which came into force on 15 November 2016 ago. Not only visiting the Ministry of Environment and Forestry, the Lao CSO also visited other stakeholders involved in the implementation of the SVLK. JPIK as ...
When the Ministry of Environment and Forestry Integrates the Forest Management Information System

When the Ministry of Environment and Forestry Integrates the Forest Management Information System

Quoted from the source of Mongabay Indonesia That morning, Tuesday (29/8/17), in Manggala Wanabhakti, Jakarta, Ministry of Environment and Forestry, released the SI-PHPL. Present at the inauguration were Siti Nurbaya, Minister of Environment and Forestry, Darmin Nasution, Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Agus Rahardjo, Chair of the Corruption Eradication Commission and Viva Yoga Mulyadi, Deputy ...
KLHK Holds Meeting for PIs and Certification Instutions to Establish Communication and Coordination

KLHK Holds Meeting for PIs and Certification Instutions to Establish Communication and Coordination

The Directorate of Sustainable Production Forest Management, the Ministry of Environment and Forestry (KLHK) is facilitated by a Multistakeholder Forestry Program (MFP3) carrying out the activity entitled “Communication and Coordination of Independent Assessment and Verification Institutions (LP & VI) and Independent Monitors (PI) today (15 August 2017) in Bogor. PI and LP & VI greatly ...
Sharing Experience with Ghana Delegates

Sharing Experience with Ghana Delegates

This time the Independent Forestry Monitoring Network (JPIK) had the opportunity to share experiences with the Ghana Delegation on the implementation of FLEGT – VPA in Indonesia, this event was held at the Ministry of Environment and Forestry office on Wednesday (08/08/2017). The arrival of the Ghana Delegation to Indonesia also met with the Ministry ...