In August, Indonesia received USD 103.78 million from the Global Climate Fund (GCF). Executive Director of Madani Berkelanjutan Foundation, Muhammad Teguh Surya, argues that the fund needs to be prioritized to reduce deforestation and degradation at the site level.
AMAN’s secretary general said that relocating capital city should be cautious about transferring more problems to indigenous peoples.
A research on lawmakers’ track records in relation to environmental bills shows that 12 out of 26 members agree with the Indigenous Peoples Bill.
Indigenous Peoples’ Alliance of the Archipelago (AMAN) urges government to implement its commitments on indigenous rights, said its secretary general Rukka Sombolinggi, in Jakarta, on Wednesday (9/8), to commemorate International Indigenous Peoples Day.
Women have lack of chances to defend themselves and fight for their rights of lands. Meanwhile, due to exploitation, women as the figure close to natural resources, they have become vulnerable of the impacts.
Jakarta (Greeners) – After decades of waiting to be acknowledged by the state, indigenous peoples in Indonesia started off 2017 with a new hope as President Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo had […]