A change ahead for global warming: Emil
The Jakarta Post, 27-Nov-07
Environmental guru Emil Salim said Monday that the world could expect to see a new attitude toward global warming with the political changes in Australia and the United States, both major emitters of carbon dioxide. ... More detail...
Garages recruited for clean-air drive in Jakarta
The Jakarta Post, 18-Jan-06
Adianto P Simamora, The Jakarta Post, Jakarta
A sign has been placed at a strategic spot near the entrance of an auto workshop on Jl. Buncit Raya in South Jakarta to catch the attention of pedestrians and passing motorists. ... More detail...
IUCN and WWF put Sustainable Livelihoods on top of the environment agenda
WWF Indonesia, 16-Jan-06
The World Conservation Union (IUCN) in collaboration with the World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF) recently organised an eight day workshop for partner NGOs from PNG, Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines. The workshop, held in West Kalimantan, Indonesia, was designed to share experiences on the Sustainable Livelihoods Approach (SLA), a concept which aims to marry the concerns of nature conservation with the socio-economic longevity of ecosystem-dependent people in South East Asia. ... More detail...
Illegal logging 'rampant' in Aceh
The Jakarta Post, 22-Dec-05
The Indonesian Forum for Environment (Walhi) urged the government on Wednesday to immediately cancel forest concession rights that have been given to logging companies operating in Southeast Aceh and Aceh Singkli, saying that it would only worsen the deforestation problem in the tsunami-devastated province. ... More detail...
Criteria set for palm oil production, WWF says
The Jakarta Post, 28-Nov-05
Tb. Arie Rukmantara, The Jakarta Post, Jakarta
Consumers can soon enjoy various products made from oil palm without endangering the sustainability of conservation of tropical forests and endangered species. ... More detail...