Wednesday, 24th August 2016
Environment
  • Indonesia, Norway to strengthen cooperation in forest protection
    16th June 2016
    Indonesia and Norway agree to strengthen cooperation to reduce gas emission as a result of forest denudation and destruction. Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg appreciated steps already taken by President Joko Widodo ...
  • WWF`Saireri expedition team concludes mission in Yapen Islands
    15th June 2016
    WWFs Saireri expedition team made a stopover in Asai Kampong, Windesi Sub-district, the last of six villages visited during the expedition in Yapen Islands District, Papua. The team collected data among other things on ...
  • EU supports Papua`s community-based economy
    13th June 2016
    The Embassy of the European Union (EU) is supporting competitive and environmentally friendly community-based economic growth by providing adequate infrastructure in Jayapura. EU Ambassador Vincent Guerend stated in ...
  • RIL-C method can measure carbon emissions: Hartanto
    9th June 2016
    The RIL-C method developed by The Nature Conservancy (TNC) can be used to measure carbon emissions, Director for Terrestrial Program of TNC Indonesia Herlina Hartanto stated here on Thursday. Hartanto remarked that after ...
  • Papua provincial government to host international conference on ecotourism
    7th June 2016
    The Papua provincial government will host an international conference on biodiversity, ecotourism and the creative economy from September 7 to September 10, 2016 in Papua, which is well-known as the home of the Bird of ...
  • No charges against mother in Cincinnati gorilla case: Prosecutor
    7th June 2016
    No criminal charges will be filed against the mother of the 3-year-old boy who fell into a gorilla enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo, causing zookeepers to kill an endangered gorilla to protect the child, an Ohio prosecutor ...
  • Wildlife trafficking represents serious crime: Indonesian NGO
    7th June 2016
    Illegal wildlife trade is a serious crime that according to the United Environment Program (UNEP) is similar to drug trafficking and corruption, Executive Director of the Indonesian Biological Diversity (Kehati) M.S. Sembiring ...
  • Criminal charges possible in killing of Cincinnati gorilla
    1st June 2016
    The parents of a 3-year-old boy who fell into a gorilla enclosure in Cincinnati, prompting the killing of the endangered animal in order to rescue the child, are the target of an investigation into the incident, police said. ...
  • President Jokowi receives visiting Norwegian FM
    31st May 2016
    Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) received visiting Norwegian Foreign Affairs Minister Berge Brende at the Presidential Palace here on Tuesday. During the courtesy visit to the Presidential Palace, the Norwegian ...
  • Indonesia, Norway hold second JCBC meeting
    30th May 2016
    Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi met her Norwegian counterpart Borge Brende for the second Joint Commission for Bilateral Cooperation (JCBC) meeting here on Monday. "Today, we will hold two meetings. The first is ...