Increasing the Literacy on Sustainable Development and Climate Finance with Journalists and Media
On November 20th, 2019, the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) together with the Society of Environmental Journalists (SIEJ) held the event themed Journalist Training and Media Discussion:Sustainable Development and Finance in the Indonesia Maju Cabinet at Greenhouse, Jakarta. The training was held upon finding that the media currently are often unable to contextualize current issues (e.g. gender inequality or forest fires) with the concepts of sustainable development and finance holistically.
The National Medium-Term Development Planning (RPJMN) 2020 – 2024 Background Study for the Forestry Sector
The Ministry of National Development Planning (Bappenas) have recently finalized the national medium-term development planning (RPJMN) 2020 – 2024 background study for the forestry sector. The background study was commissioned by Bappenas with the support of the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) as part of its efforts to mainstream green growth and low carbon development within the forestry sector in Indonesia.
The Fiscal Policy Agency (FPA) of the Ministry of Finance as Indonesia’s National Designated Authority for the Green Climate Fund (NDA-GCF), supported by the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) recently organized a GCF Concept Note Writing Workshop on October 22 – 24, 2019 at Gran Melia Jakarta as part of the effort to expand and strengthen Indonesia’s GCF pipeline through the publication of call for submissions of GCF Project Concept Note (PCN).
Raising Awareness on the Importance of Energy Efficiency in Commercial Buildings
The Directorate General of New, Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation (NREEC) of the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, together with GGGI and UNDP Indonesia conducted a series of events to raise public awareness on the importance of energy efficiency in Indonesia which consumes 36% of the total energy in South East Asia. This event was conducted throughout September-October 2019 in 7 large Indonesian cities, which are Pekanbaru, Jakarta, Denpasar, Bandung, Semarang, Surabaya and Medan together with the Specific Energy Consumption survey.
Empathetic Leadership Training: Electricity Crisis in the Era of Electricity
The National Institute of Public Administration (NIPA) and Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) held the 2nd Empathy Leadership Training for civil servants with the theme “Electricity Crisis in the Age of Electricity” on October 8, 2019 at CoHive, Menteng, Central Jakarta. A number of digital economic actors from various sectors gathered to review the blackout that had hit DKI Jakarta and West Java on 5 August, 2019.