[FORDA]_ Delegation of the Republic of Indonesia (DELRI) consisting of representatives from Ministry of Environment and Forestry (MoEF), Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Development Planning, and PTRI New York attended the 16th United Nation Forum on Forest (UNFF) session in a virtual way. To facilitate better consolidation and coordination amongst the delegations in Indonesia, together they attended the session in Santika Hotel, Jakarta 26 April 2021.
[FORDA] _Ecosystem restoration gets into a new chapter. The United Nations (UN) proposes the Decade on Ecosystem Restoration 2021-2030 to prevent, halt and reverse the degradation of ecosystems worldwide. "It offers an opportunity of re-growing trees and forests in degraded forest landscapes on a large scale, thereby increasing ecological resilience and productivity," said the Minister of Environment and Forestry, Siti Nurbaya in her remarks at a webinar commemorating International Day of Forest
[FORDA] _Integrated and comprehensive policies are needed for sustainable genetic resources management. This was conveyed by the Minister of Environment and Forestry, Siti Nurbaya, when she became the keynote speaker and opened the Focus Group Discussion (FGD) that discussed Geopolitics and Protection of Genetic Resources in Indonesia, which was held in a hybrid format, Tuesday (23/3).
[FORDA] _The Covid-19 pandemic has indeed changed the world’s face, but Indonesia's foresters' duties remain the same. Even though the pandemic limits mobility, the foresters continue to move, work and serve to support the success of country’s development, improve people's welfare, while ensuring sustainable environment and forests.
[FORDA] _To implement green economy with accelerated smart farming, the Ministry of Environment and Forestry (KLHK) encourages farmers to practice nature-based and environmentally friendly agriculture. This was stated by Dr. Agus Justianto, M.Sc, Director of FORDA, in a Talk show on Strategies for Implementing Green Economy by Accelerating Smart Farming in the Industrial Era 4.0, Tuesday, March 9, 2021.
[FORDA] _There is a fundamental concern, making a basic understanding of forest management as a pillar that totally cannot be negotiated. Every day foresters are faced with limited information and data when making decisions in the midst of complex challenges and the high forestry and the environment dynamics. Whether or not making a decision are having a risk.
[FORDA] _Four scientific journals under FORDA, the Ministry of Environment and Forestry (KLHK) are able to maintain their accreditation status in period III scientific journals re-accreditation of 2020 conducted by the Ministry of Research and Technology/National Research and Innovation Agency. One journal, the Indonesian Journal of Forestry Research, has improved to rank 1 and three journals are at rank 2, namely the Forest and Nature Conservation Research Journal; Forest Products Research Jour
[FORDA] _The National Economic Recovery (PEN) of Environment and Forestry (LHK) program has been running. The labor-intensive approach is implemented as a community empowerment strategy around the forest. The pioneers at the site level became the spearhead.
2021, world mangrove protection enters a new agenda. The governments of Germany and Indonesia have signed a financial cooperation agreement for EUR 20 million grant for Mangrove Forest Protection Program including the establishment of the World Mangrove Center (WMC) in Indonesia. This was delivered by the Minister of Environment and Forestry (LHK), Siti Nurbaya, at the National Mangrove Management Coordination Meeting chaired by the Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs and Investment, Luhu
[FORDA] _The year of 2020 has just gone by. For the Research, Development and Innovation Agency (FORDA), 2020 has special meaning. After dedicating and working hard for more than a century since 1913, in 2020 FORDA's contribution to research and development of environment and forestry reached the end. The dedication to realizing better sustainability of Indonesia's forests and environment will keep going nonetheless. Anywhere, anytime, in any task and responsibility, all FORDA entities are ready