Lessons from Pangkalan Tiga

May 3, 2017 2
We recently interviewed Sendy Nathalia, INOBU Field Assistant who dedicates her efforts to understanding the oil palm growers of Indonesia. Sendy is part of a team of INOBU field experts based in Pangkalan Tiga,…

How can REDD+ protect the rights of West Papuans and the environment?

May 3, 2016 0
The Indonesian central government recently announced economic development as a national priority in West Papua. With commercial interests set to expand, there is an urgent need to implement land-use management systems that safeguard the…

When the Indonesian Smoke Clears

November 13, 2015 1
As the monsoonal rains set in and the forest fires around western Indonesia begin to dissipate, we ask ourselves: how can we prevent such a massive outbreak of fires from happening again? Silvia Irawan,…