News

On the front line of biofuels in Indonesia

Activists tell EU decision-makers of impacts on people, forests and climate This week, two Indonesian activists came to Brussels to speak to MEPs and policymakers to highlight the devastating impact that EU biofuels policy is having on their country. Deforestation and land grabbing Indonesia has some of the most biodiverse rainforest in the world. Yet it is now the world's premier site of deforestation, driven by the rapid expansion of palm oil plantations.

Read more
Gemawan Invites People to participate in development monitoring

Sukadana (Gemawannews) – The success of people’s development implementation depends on the role of government and its people. Both must be able to create a synergy. Without involving people, the government can’t have optimal development result, as stated by Director of Lembaga Gemawan, Laili Khairnur, for the opening remark of Workshop of role of people in development monitoring in Kayong Utara district (23/10) at Meeting Room of Hotel Anugrah

Read more
Gemawan Supports the Establishment of PPID in Kayong Utara district

Sukadana (Gemawannews)- The implementation of Law on Public Information Disclosure has given impact on management and governance systems in public institutions particularly about working pattern and data-information flow amongst the working unit in public institutions respectively. In order to implement the information services in a prompt, precise, simple way, every public agency should appoint Documentation and Information Management Officer (PPID).

Read more
Rubber Farmer Strengthening In Sambas District

Gemawan News- Rubber farmer problems takes certain steps. Efforts for the success of the rubber farmers may not have been realized without involvement the stakeholders, and it requires hard work with all parties. Started from management of capacity building and empowerment of farmers, increasing effectiveness and efficiency in financing and trades, government regulations which protect the existence and status of farmers and rubber smallholders land

Read more
Gemawan encourage the establishment of Documentation and Information Management Officer in North Kayong District

Sukadana (gemawan news)- implementation of public information enclosure laws will impact on management system and management of public institutions in particular on work pattern, information and data flows between  work units in each public institution. In order to perform fast, proper and simple information service, each public service should appoint a Documentation and Information Management (PPID). It’s spelled out in Regulation No. 61 Year

Read more
In land share, industry is king

A coalition of NGOs in West Kalimantan has slammed the provincial administration for having neglected the lives and needs of its people, as data shows that only 33 percent of land in the province is accessible to residents, while the other 67 percent is controlled by commodity and extraction industries. Retno Pramudya who chairs the special committee at the West Kalimantan Legislative Council (DPRD), which is drafting the Provincial Spatial Planning

Read more
Gemawan facilitate preparation of strategic planning and work plan of LPI-PBJ Pontianak City

Gemawan News- As a new established agency, Independent Monitoring Agency of Procurement (LPI-PBJ) has been very necessary and urgent to prepare strategic planning and work plan which will be used as a manual in implementing duties as a member of LPI-PBJ Pontianak City. By considering that, Lembaga Gemawan, Transparency International Indonesia (TII) and Pontianak City Government hels a workshop “ Preparation of Strategic Planning and Work Plan of

Read more
Lembaga Gemawan: women should be involved in Development Planning Consultations

Pontianak- Provincial government down to village level should involving women in development planning consultation process (musrembang), iskandar, Lembaga Gemawan  Program manager of Good Governance said. Politic participation is community involvement in process of change by performing critical reflection and action which includes the dimensions of political, economic, scientific, and ideological, simultaneously. The participation development is

Read more
Regional regulation draft of West Kalimantan Spatial Planning denying public interest

Gemawan news- in order to oversee public interest in regulation draft of Spatial Planning in West Kalimantan, Lembaga Gemawan held a workshop final consultative of Spatial Planning Draft of West Kalimantan version Civil Society Coalition for Fair and Sustainable Spatial Planning with topic “Legal Drafting  Improvement Proposed Spatial Planning Draft of West Kalimantan” in Pontianak (19/7) Hamdani, S.H., M.Hum on explain” public participation

Read more
Assistance of Independent Monitoring Agency-Procurement of Goods and Services of Pontianak CIty

Gemawan News- Lembaga Gemawan and Transparency International Indonesia (TII), cooperation with Pontianak City Government held assistance for member of Independent Monitoring Agency of Procurement (LPI-PBJ) in Pontianak on July, 24th-25th 2013 at Santika Hotel. Iskandar, Lembaga Gemawan Program Manager of Good Governance said “the purposes of this activity is to increasing the capacity of LPI-PBJ Pontianak members, especially in  tern of drafting

Read more