Indonesia’s P4G National Platform Launch: A Decade of Partnership
The launch of Partnering for Green Growth and the Global Goals (P4G) National Platform in Indonesia was held on February 24, 2020, in Soegijanto Soegijoko room, the Ministry of National Development Planning (Bappenas). Mr. Suharso Monoarfa, Minister of National Development Planning, gave opening remarks and officially launched P4G National Platform, while being accompanied by Danish Minister of Environment, Lea Wermelin, and Korean Minister of Environment, Myung-Rae Cho.
Project Concept Note (PCN) for Accessing the Green Climate Fund (GCF)
The Fiscal Policy Agency (FPA) in collaboration with Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) held a Project Concept Note (PCN) Writing Workshop to increase the capacity of shortlisted project proponents in Indonesia related to access of funding from the Green Climate Fund (GCF). This workshop was held on January 13-15, 2020 at Gran Melia Hotel, Jakarta, as a part of Call for PCN which has concluded on October 2019.
In support of forest governance towards sustainable landscape development in East Kalimantan, the Norwegian Parliament’s Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defense and the Ambassador of Norway to Indonesia visited East Kalimantan on January 23-24, 2020.
Green Growth Program’s Scoping Visits to Four New Provinces
The Ministry of National Development Planning (Bappenas) is committed to switch to a low carbon development approach by integrating Low Carbon Development Initiative (LCDI) into the 2020-2024 National Medium-Term Development Plan (RPJMN). This is stated in the national development agenda, titled “Building the Environment, Improving Disaster Resilience, and Climate Change” through Presidential Regulation No. 18 of 2020.
Empathetic Leadership Training: Hazardous and Toxic Waste
The National Institute of Public Administration (NIPA) and Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) once again held the Empathetic Leadership Training for civil servants. This time, the theme is “Living with Hazardous and Toxic Waste: Threats and Opportunities”, on December 4, 2019, in Cilegon, Banten.