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A necessity for adaptive and sustainable agriculture practice

A necessity for adaptive and sustainable agriculture practice

We should get prepared to shift our view on agriculture development due to climate change. The changing rainfall patterns tend to ...

Bringing Peatland Research to Annual Scientific Conferences: ICST 2020

Bringing Peatland Research to Annual Scientific Conferences: ICST 2020

What use of research if it is not being disseminated and applied for better purposes? Currently, TJF is conducting a carbon balance ...

Addressing ‘Food in the Time of Crises’ at the Largest Digital Conference of 2020

Addressing ‘Food in the Time of Crises’ at the Largest Digital Conference of 2020

Due to our seemingly ever-expanding needs, sometimes we forget the fact that food is one of the most basic human necessities. In such ...

Memangnya Menguntungkan Bisnis di Gambut?

Memangnya Menguntungkan Bisnis di Gambut?

Gambut sering diasosiasikan sebagai salah satu ekosistem yang rentan terdegradasi, di mana hampir setiap tahun ada lahan gambut yang ...

Beradat Menjaga Hutan: Local Wisdom for Forest Sustainability

Beradat Menjaga Hutan: Local Wisdom for Forest Sustainability

Beradat Menjaga Hutan or well-manner in protecting the forest is a phrase that has been used by EcoNusa in its Outlook 2020. The term ...

Aiming Green Growth Development through Sustainable Lowland Agriculture

Aiming Green Growth Development through Sustainable Lowland Agriculture

The office of World Agroforestry Center (ICRAF) in Bogor was again chosen as the meeting point of regional decision-makers who are ...

Appealing Youth to Sustainable Peatland Utilization

Appealing Youth to Sustainable Peatland Utilization

Peatland issue has become a hot topic of conversation in the middle of 2019, specifically due to the fact that Sumatera and Kalimantan ...

IPB University’s 56th Dies Natalis: Endorsing the Triple Helix Concept in Fostering Innovation

IPB University’s 56th Dies Natalis: Endorsing the Triple Helix Concept in Fostering Innovation

This year, IPB University is celebrating its 56th anniversary and featuring “Innovation for the Nation” as its main theme. In his ...

Gala Dinner CIPS: Affordable Food for the Poor

Gala Dinner CIPS: Affordable Food for the Poor

After successfully hosting the first event of Food Security Forum series, the Center for Indonesian Policy Studies (CIPS) hosted a gala

News from the Two-Day Journey in Palembang

News from the Two-Day Journey in Palembang

The first time we came across Pusat Unggulan Riset Pengembangan Lahan Suboptimal (PUR-PLSO) was upon reading its journal on the ...

Mini-Class of Campaign #ForChangeID

Mini-Class of Campaign #ForChangeID

The word ‘campaign’ was used to be associated by doing something, typically speech, in front of the public, but the time has changed ...

Food Security Forum: Identifying Improvements Needed Within Indonesia’s Rice Value Chain

Food Security Forum: Identifying Improvements Needed Within Indonesia’s Rice Value Chain

How should we view food sovereignty from especially the political position perspective? Should the current principle and value of food ...

The 3rd International Conference on Agricultural and Life Sciences (ICALS)

The 3rd International Conference on Agricultural and Life Sciences (ICALS)

Promoting a theme ‘Sustainability of Industrial Agriculture and Food Sovereignty in the Era of Industrial Revolution 4.0’, the 3rd ...

Stories from the Grassroots: Everyday Life in Pulau Burung

Stories from the Grassroots: Everyday Life in Pulau Burung

One morning, the docks in kilometre-9 of Pulau Burung were busy with boats unloading schoolchildren who just arrive for school. Across ...

Funding in NGO: Capital to Do Good? Yes, Please

Funding in NGO: Capital to Do Good? Yes, Please

What comes to mind upon hearing ‘nongovernmental organization (NGO)’s finance’? Some people who worked with NGOs before might think ...

Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Science for Sustainable Peatland Management

Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Science for Sustainable Peatland Management

Despite the international dispute regarding peatland agriculture, its cultivation practices are still carried on in many parts of the ...

Workshop and Live-in Ayo Jaga Gambut

Workshop and Live-in Ayo Jaga Gambut

Jakarta and Central Kalimantan – Twelve delegates were selected from short video and essay competition by Peat Restoration Agency

Innovation and Collaboration Day by Pantau Gambut Indonesia

Innovation and Collaboration Day by Pantau Gambut Indonesia

Pantau Gambut is a coalition between multiple organization that have concern on peatland restoration and conservation. For the past ...

Soft-Launching of the Interim Secretariat of International Tropical Peatland Centre (ITPC)

Soft-Launching of the Interim Secretariat of International Tropical Peatland Centre (ITPC)

Manggala Wanabakti Auditorium, Ministry of Environment and Forestry,  Jakarta – Despite its pivotal role in the Earth system, ...