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 Forests and Climate Change Programme
 Technical Cooperation (TC Module)

FORCLIME news

Closing of FORCLIME TC Phase-3

2020 12 10 closing workshop forclime bench

"This programme has consistently supported Indonesia in the development of the environmental and forestry sector to date and for the future," said the Head of Planning Bureau of the Ministry of Environment and Forestry (MoEF), Dr. Ayu Dewi Utari, in her opening speech at the closing workshop of the FORCLIME TC Phase-3 on December 10, 2020 in Jakarta. The event was held in mixed sessions virtually and face-to-face, and attended by almost 100 participants from three locations, namely Jakarta, Samarinda (East Kalimantan) and Pontianak (West Kalimantan). Furthermore, Dr Ayu said that many significant achievements have been made possible by FORCLIME TC. Among them were the preparation of the MoEF’s Strategic Plan (Renstra) for 2020-2024, Gender Mainstreaming and SDGs (sustainable development goals). Moreover, related to gender issues FORCLIME had facilitated the Ministry of Environment and Forestry to achieve the highest award, namely the “Mentor” level. Before concluding her remarks, Dr Ayu advised that the experiences gained during the implementation of the FORCLIME programme from 2009 to 2020 could be used as lessons learned for implementing FORCLIME 4.0 in new locations in eastern Indonesia, as a continuation of FORCLIME phase 3, and always consistently supporting the MoEF at the national and provincial, district and site levels.

At the event FORCLIME presented short films about FORCLIME’s activities and a learning book on the implementation of FORCLIME in Kalimantan and Sulawesi. In addition, broadcasting testimonials from partners in West Kalimantan, North Kalimantan, East Kalimantan where they conveyed their expectations for “more forclimes” in other future cooperation. Before the event ended participants were entertained through an interactive game, where the 1st and 2nd place winners were awarded to experiencing sitting on the “FORCLIME bench” under the trees at Desa Wisata Setulang, North Kalimantan.

For further information, please contact:
Pipin Permadi, Senior Adviser and Liaison Officer

Created: Wednesday, 16 December 2020

The West Kalimantan REDD Working Group evaluates its 2020 performance and prepares 2021 work plan

2020 12 15 expose Pokja REDD Kalbar

The Environment and Forestry Service of West Kalimantan Province through the West Kalimantan REDD Working Group (REDD WG), supported by FORCLIME, conducted a meeting presenting the 2020 performance of REDD WG and preparing the 2021 work plan on 15-16 December 2020 in Pontianak, West Kalimantan. This event, which was carried out online and offline, was officially opened by the Head of the Environment and Forestry Service, Mr. H. Adi Yani, MH. He was accompanied by the REDD WG Chairman who delivered a speech regarding the commitment of West Kalimantan province to contribute to reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation that have been implemented since 2012 when the REDD WG was established.

During the meeting, the REDD WG presented its 2020 activities in achieving emission reduction targets including formulating new regulation and revising the old ones, revision of the REDD WG structure, preparing governor's regulation on emission reduction targets, increasing the capacity of FMUs related to forestry and climate change, strengthening the communication network of the parties, as well as the development of climate change financing alternatives through several schemes such as the preparation of proposals for the Green Climate Fund.

In addition, the meeting also discussed the 2021 work plan to complete the province's commitment to achieving emission reduction targets as outlined in the West Kalimantan Emission Reduction Action Plan Strategy.

For more information, please contact:
Jumtani, Coordinator West Kalimantan Province

Created: Tuesday, 15 December 2020

Leadership and Change Management Training for FMU Officials in West Kalimantan

2020 12 14 Leadership and change management Kalbar Jum

Aiming to increase the leadership capacity of the Forest Management Unit (FMU) to manage changes so that the changes faced become a source of positive dynamics for the FMU organization, the West Kalimantan Environment and Forestry Service in collaboration with FORCLIME conducted a training on leadership and change management for KPH leaders in Pontianak on 14-18 December 2020. The training, opened by the Head of the Environment and Forestry Service, was attended by 20 participants from 17 FMUs in West Kalimantan and three officials of the Environment and Forestry Service of West Kalimantan Province.

During the training the participants were divided into four groups discussing themes related to (1) Development of an effective, efficient, transparent and accountable budgeting system; (2) Independent FMU development in 2030; (3) Empowerment of forest communities; (4) Development of an effective, accountable and open management information system. Results of the training will be developed as the Changes Plan, which will be followed up by the Environment and Forestry Service of West Kalimantan Province and FMU in accordance with their duties and authorities.

For more information, please contact:
Jumtani, Coordinator West Kalimantan Province
Edy Marbyanto, Strategic Area Manager for Human Capacity Development

Created: Tuesday, 15 December 2020

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