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Action plan for orangutans revoked for upgrade

... that it was imperative to incorporate President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo’s order on a permanent moratorium - which ended the granting of new permits in primary forests and peatlands - into the action ...

Jakarta offers conditional deal to Brussels on palm oil

... below show part of the peat forests in the Leuser Ecosystem, which spans in excess of 2.6 million hectares - equivalent to more than 797 times the area of ​​Brussels - and is inhabited by orangutans, tigers, ...

CIFOR applauds President Jokowi’s moves

... and peatlands. Nasi declared that “tremendous progress has been made with regard to forest governance and policies in Indonesia under the administration of President Jokowi. The president and his ...

Protection forests removed from moratorium map

GOVERNMENT POLICY NEWS August 16, 2019 Protection forests removed from moratorium map JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - More than three-quarters of Indonesia's primary forest and peatland ...

Special envoy: Permanent forest moratorium a fantastic move

GOVERNMENT POLICY NEWS August 12, 2019 Special envoy: Permanent forest moratorium a fantastic move JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - The Indonesian permanent primary forest and peatland ...

WRI: Indonesian permanent forest moratorium a huge step

... global research organization, views Indonesian President Joko Widodo’s recent move to sign a permanent moratorium on granting new permits for primary forests and peatlands in areas spanning more ...

Indonesian permanent forest moratorium signed

... that President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has signed a 5-page order for a permanent moratorium which ends the provision of new permits in primary forests and peatlands covering areas of over 66 million ...

“Mostly deforestation free” not enough: Aidenvironment

... small but significant minority of growers and trader-refiners are putting Indonesia’s strategic commodity - palm oil - at great risk because they choose to continue clearing forests and peatlands at the ...

Major peat forests still left in Salim palm oil concession

PALM OIL NEWS July 30, 2019 Major peat forests still left in Salim palm oil concession JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - The Indonesian Environment and Forestry Ministry sent a warning letter ...

Minister highlights growth in Sumatran tiger population

... earth day, the foresthints.news team photographed the Kluet peat forests, as displayed below, an important part of the Gunung Leuser National Park which is one of the national parks in Sumatra which has ...

Minister details permanent moratorium on primary forest, peat

GOVERNMENT POLICY NEWS July 1, 2019 Minister details permanent moratorium on primary forest, peat JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - Indonesian Environment and Forestry Minister Siti Nurbaya ...

More facts from palm oil landscape serve as lesson for EU

... on the last remaining peat forests in a palm oil concession (PT SPS-2) in the Tripa peatland landscape, this news report looks at the forests lying in a palm oil concession adjacent to PT SPS-2 belonging ...

Delegated act could end EU's role in Leuser Ecosystem

... Leuser Ecosystem. This reserve is still overwhelmingly dominated by intact peat forests which play host to various critically-endangered species.  The Planet Explorer images below, presented by Jakarta-based ...

EU needs to take President Jokowi’s objections seriously

... should be taken very seriously by the EU, given that it is his two signatures that produced the legal framework for the policy of ending peat destruction and deforestation of good forest cover for the ...

Norway’s special envoy talks about EU delegated act

... forests into plantations,” the former Norwegian ambassador to Indonesia explained.  President Joko Widodo’s administration, in his view, “has done a remarkable job, most notably by imposing the peat ...

Peat drainage ongoing amid protests against EU’s delegated act

PALM OIL NEWS March 22, 2019 Peat drainage ongoing amid protests against EU’s delegated act JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - Amid increasingly tense protests about the European Commission's delegated ...

PHOTOS: Orangutan forests still being ruined for palm oil

... by companies that have abandoned deforestation and peat destruction practices while continuing to clean up to their supply chains from business-as-usual practices.  This reputation is also not only determined ...

President delivers great gift for RI’s palm oil reputation

... to Hurowitz, was the measure to legally ban any new peat development by President Jokowi in early December 2016, particularly for the expansion of the palm oil sector. The second component, he continued, ...

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