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FMUs in West Kalimantan prepare long-term forest management plans

RPJM Kalbar Jum

The Forestry Service of West Kalimantan Province conducted a training on the Preparation of Long-term Management Plans of Forest Management Units (FMUs) on 23-27 July in Pontianak. The training was supported by FORCLIME and the Sustainable Trade Initiative (IDH) and was attended by 34 participants, including the Heads of FMUs and the Heads of the Department of Planning and Utilization from 17 different FMUs in West Kalimantan. The output of the training was the preparation of drafts of forest management plans for each FMU.

During the training, participants were coached in improving their understanding on forest planning concepts, which included relevant regulations and frameworks. Additionally, the participants were supported in preparing forest management documents.

For further information, please contact:
Jumtani – West Kalimantan Provincial Coordinator, Advisor for Sustainable Forest Management and Value Chains

New working team was set-up to integrate the national forestry plan with the Forest Management Unit administration

COVER RKTN 2011 2030

The Ministry of Environment and Forestry through the Directorate of Forest Planning, Land Use and Establishment of Area Management, set up a working team to integrate the national forestry plan (RKTN) with the Forest Management Unit (KPH) plans through a decree issued on 6 June 2017 and recently published.

The working team, chaired by the Director of Forest Planning, Land Use and Establishment of Area Management, assigned to collect data and information for the integration process, prepare progress reports and integration reports.

In order to promote sustainable forest management FORCLIME has supported the KPH development through a publication series on KPHs since 2008.

For more information, please contact:
Wandojo Siswanto, Strategic Area Manager for Forest Policy
Mohamad Rayan, Advisor Crosscutting Issues and Conflict Resolution

Teaching lecturers how to document trainings

BDLHK Samarinda dokumentasi pelatihan 2

Proper documentation of trainings is the first step to a continuous improvement of training implementation. Consequently, the Training Center of Environment and Forestry (BDLHK) of Samarinda in cooperation with FORCLIME conducted a training on documentation management of training implementation on 21-22 August 2017 in Samarinda, East Kalimantan. The event was attended by 18 participants – staff of BDLHK Samarinda and lecturers (widyaiswara). The goal of the training is to enhance capacities in the documentation of training processes, as such skills will ultimately lead to better evaluation documents and better training modules.

In his speech, the Head of BDLHK Samarinda emphasized the importance of such trainings as instruments for evaluations and continuous training improvement. BDLHK Samarinda has shown great interest and has expressed commitment for future trainings.

Participants gained knowledge on improving their skills in listening and recording processes and composing minutes. Additionally, they were informed on the code of rules for preparing formal documents of different government agencies.

Following the training participants were assigned as note taker in order to practice their skills in different meetings, those trainings include the Discussion on Forest Management Training Plan (23 August), the Workshop on Capacity Building Capacity and the Assessment to support the Social Forestry Program (24 August 2017).

For more information, please contact:
Edy Marbyanto, Strategic Area Manager, Human Capacity Development


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