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Orangutan population in Sebangau National Park is Endangered

Sebangau National Park is home to one of the largest populations of orangutans. There are around 5,800 more orangutans within the Sebangau National Park area. But the condition of orangutans in the Sebangau National Park is threatened with extinction due to encroachment, and illegal logging that occurs in the Sebangau National Park area.

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Palm Oil Plantation in Sebangau National Park

Sebangau National Park plays an important role in the conservation of wetlands. The Sebangau peatland ecosystem covers 462,718.25 ha or 81 percent of the total national park area. Of the total area of ​​peatland in Central Kalimantan – the largest in Kalimantan – 17.4 percent is in the Sebangau National Park. However, according to …

Rising Cases of Illegal Logging in Papua

Illegal logging and circulation of illegal timber in Papua in recent months has increased. The rise of these cases is a serious concern of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK). In an effort to prevent the KPK from coordinating and supervising (Korsup) to improve the management of forest resources in Papua.

The increase in cases of …

Cradle in Crime Trading

The problem of illegal timber trade that is rampant in Indonesia is a problem that requires a solution through continuous improvement of governance. Indonesia in this regard has committed itself to eradicating illegal logging and trafficking in illegal timber through the Timber Legality Verification System (SVLK). But there are just gaps in the use …

Leaders of Civil Society Organizations Submit Open Letters to the President of the Republic of Indonesia, President of the European Union Council and Leaders of EU Member States: Addressing the Impact of Oil Palm Plantation Businesses.

The coalition of civil society in Indonesia submits an open letter to the President of Indonesia and the President of the European Union Council and leaders of European Union member countries. To encourage the Indonesian government to look more deeply at the impact of oil palm plantation businesses such as the causes of forest …