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.
De-Risking Financial Instrument Recommendation for More Bankable Projects
As part of the ongoing commitment to assist PT Sarana Multi Infrastruktur (PT SMI) in creating more bankable pipeline projects, Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) has recently completed and handed over the study namely “Product Analysis of Diverse de-Risking Financial Instruments Available in Indonesia’s Market” in October 2019.
Central Kalimantan Accelerates Operationalization & Development of FMUs
Central Kalimantan is striving to accelerate operationalization and development of the Forest Management Unit (FMU) in 2018-2021. The Central Kalimantan Provincial Government represented by its Regional Secretary, Fahrizal Fitri S.Hut., M.P., inaugurated the Central Kalimantan FMU Center on October 30, 2019 during the Central Kalimantan FMU Festival.
Highlighting Gender and Social Inclusion in Climate Actions
Gender and social inclusion have been an important part of most, if not all, development programs. In Indonesia, the government’s commitments on gender equality has been a priority since the issuance of Law No. 7 Year 1984 on the Ratification of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women, and Presidential Instruction No. 9 Year 2000 on Gender Mainstreaming in National Development. The Government of Indonesia also has strong commitment to social inclusion, among others by issuing Law No. 23 Year 2002 on Child Protection, Law No. 13 Year 1998 on the Welfare of the Elderly, and Law No. 8 Year 2016 on People with Disabilities, while drafting the Indigenous People Law.