Saturday, 18 Safar 1443 / 25 September 2021

Saturday, 18 Safar 1443 / 25 September 2021

INDEX BERITA

Presidential debate fails to mention climate change impacts

Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 01:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Environmental Forum (Walhi) has expressed disappointment with Indonesia's presidential candidates for failing to mention the climate change impacts and forest issue during the second...

Minister: Riau has better forest fire handling mechanism

Monday, 25 Jul 2016 13:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The handling of land and forest fires in Riau Province is far better than those in other provinces, such as South Sumatra and Central Kalimantan, a...

BRG, Norway review drilling of borewells in Kampar regency

Tuesday, 03 May 2016 18:14 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- The Peat Restoration Agency (BRG), Riau provincial government, and Norwegian ambassador to Indonesia reviewed the construction of deep borewells in Rimbo Panjang Village, Kampar Regency, Riau...

Greenpeace: Palm oil moratorium to protect remaining forest

Wednesday, 20 Apr 2016 17:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Greenpeace Indonesia has lauded the government's plan to implement a moratorium on the issuance of new permits for palm oil plantations, affirming that the policy would...

Satellites detect 22 hotspots in Riau

Thursday, 07 Apr 2016 15:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- The Terra and Aqua satellites detected 22 hotspots in the districts of Bengkalis, Meranti, Pelalawan, Rokan Hilir, and Siak in Riau Province on Thursday at 5...

Satellites detect 18 hotspots in Riau

Monday, 04 Apr 2016 17:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- The Terra and Aqua Satellites detected 18 hotspots in Riau Province at 5 a.m. local time, Monday, according to the Pekanbaru meteorology office.Of the 18 hotspots,...

Ministry: Conservation areas yet fully tapped

Thursday, 25 Feb 2016 22:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The economic potential of conservation areas in Indonesia has not yet been exploited maximally, according to the Ministry of Environment and Forestry (KLHK).Conservation areas which have...

President requests adjustment in forest industry's development strategy

Tuesday, 02 Feb 2016 18:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has requested the assessment and adjustment of the industrial forest development strategy in accordance with the set target, according to Environment and...

Losses due to forest fires in 2015 reach Rp 221 trillion: BNBP

Monday, 21 Dec 2015 20:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Forest and land fires from June to October 2015 took financial loss up to Rp 221 trillion. The amount was beyond calculation of damages in health,...

Land and forest fires this year reach two million hectares

Friday, 30 Oct 2015 17:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Head of Environment and Disaster Mitigation of National Institute of Aeronautics and Space (LAPAN), Parwati Sofan, said based on satellite of remote sensing data, since 21st...

BNPB: Efforts to extinguish forest and land fires continued

Wednesday, 07 Oct 2015 15:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) revealed here Wednesday that efforts to extinguish the forest and land fires in Sumatra and Kalimantan Islands remain continued by...

1.5 hectares of slopes of Mount Merapi burned

Sunday, 04 Oct 2015 22:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SLEMAN -- Forest fires often occurred on the slopes of Mount Merapi. This weekend, fires occurred in Umbulharjo village, Cangkringan.The incident happened on Saturday (3/10) at 11:30 am....

FSC Gelar Kampanye Kelola Hutan Bertanggung Jawab

Thursday, 24 Sep 2015 14:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA— Untuk pertama kalinya di Indonesia, lembaga nirlaba sertifikasi pengelolaan hutan, Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), menggelar kampanye pengelolaan hutan yang bertanggungjawab melalui kegiatan yang bertajuk FSC Friday. Acara yang...

Govt to revoke licenses of companies found burning land

Thursday, 17 Sep 2015 15:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian government will revoke the licenses of plantation companies that have set fires to clear land, which has led to haze engulfing several parts of...

In a week, ISPA patients in Pekanbaru reached 4,700 People

Thursday, 17 Sep 2015 07:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- Health Department of Pekanbaru, Riau Province, revealed the number of people with Upper Respiratory Tract Infection (ISPA) continued to increase. The victims which were exposed by...