Reports

Licensing for Criminal Acts: What is the Expansion of Oil Palm to Encourage Illegal Logging in Indonesia

Licensing for Criminal Acts: What is the Expansion of Oil Palm to Encourage Illegal Logging in Indonesia

The situation in Central Kalimantan province illustrates the relationship between oil palm expansion and timber production, as well as weaknesses found in the Ministry of Forestry’s statistics. Around the year 2000n, the Province experienced a rapid expansion of plantations and had a higher deforestation rate than other provinces in Indoesia.PIK Kalteng issued the results of ...
JPIK Launches Activity Report 2011 – 2013

JPIK Launches Activity Report 2011 – 2013

The Timber Legality Verification System (SVLK) began to be implemented in Indonesia since September 2009. Implementation of SVLK in Indonesia to ensure that all timber products that are circulating and traded in Indonesia have a convincing legal status. In addition, SVLK was also developed to encourage the implementation of applicable government regulations relating to the ...