Saturday, 25th October 2014
Environment
  • Government implementing Ciliwung River restoration project
    24th September 2014
    The central and regional governments are cooperating to restore the water quality of Ciliwung River to solve the various problems such as annual flooding that impacts the capital city during the rainy season. "The ...
  • Indigenous community plays important role in forest conservation: Narang
    23rd September 2014
    The Indonesian representative in the Governors Climate and Forest Task Force (GCF) initiative, Governor of Central Kalimantan Teras Narang stated in his testimony that indigenous communities play an important role in forest ...
  • Indonesia needs law on climate change: Walhi
    22nd September 2014
    The environmental non-government organization Wahana Lingkungan Hidup Indonesia (Walhi) has urged the government to pass a law to prevent climate change intended to reduce national emission levels and address climate change ...
  • Indonesia`s coral reef management draws accolades: Minister
    22nd September 2014
    Indonesia was bestowed the Coral Conservation Prize on September 19, 2014, in San Francisco, the United States, for its sustainable coral management, announced the Marine Affairs and Fisheries Ministry (MMAF). MMAF ...
  • Repair of Bekasi dyke to be completed before rainy season
    20th September 2014
    The Bekasi city administration said it is optimistic that repair of the Bekasi river dykes would be completed before rainy season comes.The repair of the dykes to cost around Rp10 billion is expected to reduce the impact of ...
  • RI ratifies ASEAN agreement on transboundary haze pollution
    17th September 2014
    The Indonesian government has eventually ratified the ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution (AATHP) 12 years after it signed the agreement. "After 12 years of waiting, we eventually ratify the agreement," deputy ...
  • Indonesia ratifies ASEAN agreement on transboundary haze pollution
    16th September 2014
    Indonesia has finally ratified the ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution (AATHP) on Tuesday. "The ratification of the AATHP is the right step taken by Indonesia to demonstrate its seriousness in overcoming ...
  • C. Kalimantan launches 10 green schools to support REDD+
    13th September 2014
    The Managing Agency of the Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation Plus (REDD+) has launched 10 green schools in Central Kalimantan Province. "We hope every stakeholder provides support to the ...
  • Many coastal cities proposed for reclamation: Official
    12th September 2014
    The Ministry of Marine and Fisheries has received a proposal for developing many coastal cities for reclamation in order to expand the land areas, Sjarief Widjaja reported here on Friday. "To date, 52 coastal cities have ...
  • Six multilateral banks increase climate mitigation support
    12th September 2014
    Six multilateral banks have agreed to increase their support for climate change adaptation and mitigation by continuing the US$2 billion investment for clean energy development. The six multilateral banks are the Asian ...