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Minister responds to new WEF Global Risks Report

... added. “Moreover, Indonesia guarantees that there will be no extinction of its flagship species such as orangutans, tigers, elephants and rhinos,” she continued.  The extent of Indonesia’s ...

Carbon concession linked to fires sealed off

... which spans two regencies in Central Kalimantan province.  The RMU concession, which is twice the size of Singapore and home to Bornean orangutans, is also known as the Katingan Mentaya project. ...

Minister: Co-habitat for flagship species still mostly intact

... 85% the size of Belgium, is the only place on earth which forms a co-habitat for Sumatran orangutans, tigers, elephants and rhinos. Major parts of this ecosystem remain an effective home to these four ...

Govt prioritizing environmental recovery in new capital

... that the new capital’s development is in line with efforts to protect wildlife habitats, especially those of the Bornean orangutan and Proboscis Monkey. "Recovering the natural vegetation and handling ...

150 orangutans in palm oil concession saved from fires

PALM OIL NEWS December 10, 2019 150 orangutans in palm oil concession saved from fires JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - The impact of this year’s forest and land fires on at ...

Govt to crack down on misleading wildlife fund-raising campaigns

... groups and organizations involved the misleading fund-raising campaigns, according to Wiratno, are the Sumatran orangutan, tiger and elephant, the Tapanuli and Bornean orangutan, as well as the Sumatran ...

Assessment of unburned Bornean orangutan habitat required

GOVERNMENT POLICY NEWS December 3, 2019 Assessment of unburned Bornean orangutan habitat required JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - It is indisputable that this year's haze-causing ...

Carbon credit arrangements to be finalized: Minister

... reserve, which forms part of the permanent moratorium map, lies in the Leuser Ecosystem and is home to Sumatran orangutans, tigers, elephants and rhinos alike. “(The issue of) peat carbon ...

Authorities make legal move against APP concession

...  Sumatran tiger habitat burned In APP’s sustainability report, published in early November 2017, Mrs Wijaya wrote: “We continue to focus on orangutan, elephant and tiger conservation, ...

Action plan for orangutans revoked for upgrade

GOVERNMENT POLICY NEWS October 1, 2019 Action plan for orangutans revoked for upgrade  JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - A recently-published Indonesian strategy and action plan for ...

Injured Tapanuli orangutan continues to recover

GOVERNMENT POLICY NEWS September 25, 2019 Injured Tapanuli orangutan continues to recover  JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - The Indonesian Environment and Forestry Ministry reports that ...

Jakarta offers conditional deal to Brussels on palm oil

... stronghold for key species  Senior Minister Luhut firmly stated in his letter that Indonesia is the only nation on earth which is home to so many key wildlife species - such as orangutans, tigers, ...

Special envoy: Permanent forest moratorium a fantastic move

... the UK, are the largest component in the permanent moratorium map. The photos below are of Sebangau National Park, Indonesia's largest peat forest national park and also home to the Bornean orangutan. ...

Indonesian permanent forest moratorium signed

... the Bornean orangutan-inhabited Sebangau National Park which was incorporated in the temporary moratorium map in 2011 but had a section sliced off by the previous administration for the provision ...

“Mostly deforestation free” not enough: Aidenvironment

... Genting Plantations which broke its promise of protecting the concession’s HCS forests and Bornean orangutan habitat by selling the permit. High time for action Given that the international market, ...

Minister highlights growth in Sumatran tiger population

... of which lies in Aceh province, is the only ecosystem on earth which is home not only to Sumatran tigers but also Sumatran orangutans, elephants and rhinos. Coinciding with this year's international ...

GAMA translating NDPE policy into action in Papua

... performed similarly in its palm oil concession (PT GAN) in West Kalimantan’s Kubu Raya regency, including achieving legal compliance. This has resulted in Bornean orangutan-inhabited peat forests spanning ...

Photos display Batang Toru dam construction progress

... of the Environment and Forestry revealed that construction progress on the Batang Toru dam project, which lies within part of the Tapanuli orangutan’s habitat, stood at 10.3%, as previously reported by ...

Minister details permanent moratorium on primary forest, peat

... the size of Brussels and home to between 6,000 and 9,000 Bornean orangutans - which is one of the key conservation areas of the permanent moratorium and was the subject of recent report by foresthints.news ...

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