In focus Peatlands


Feature - 28 Aug 2018
CIFOR Principal Scientist Daniel Murdiyarso wins the 2018 LIPI Sarwono Award for being Indonesia’s unshakable bridge between science and policy
Event Coverage - 16 Aug 2018
Storing “disproportionate” amounts of carbon, the archipelago’s peatlands are vital to achieving climate goals

Event Coverage - 19 Jul 2018
Governing blue carbon – and all that it entails
The Blue Carbon Summit brought science, partnership and momentum to Indonesian policy on coastal ecosystems
Event Coverage - 15 May 2018
From the soil to the law, climate change efforts in Indonesia
A journalism workshop covers community forest management, REDD+ funding and more
Quiz - 30 Apr 2018
5 questions on forests in climate change
As the 2018 Bonn Climate Change Conference kicks off, see how much you know about issues in discussion
Event Coverage - 26 Apr 2018
What happened at the 2018 Asia-Pacific Rainforest Summit
For existing and innovative new forest initiatives – from REDD+ to ecotourism – voices call for more momentum
Interview - 10 Apr 2018
Alue Dohong: Restoring peatlands, empowering communities
Technical training for peatland communities is key to livelihood and landscape improvement
Fact File - 22 Mar 2018
What is blue carbon?
A look at ongoing research into the world’s water-based carbon sinks
News - 12 Dec 2017
The cost of increasing ecosystem carbon
Vast variation across landscapes calls for targeted mitigation efforts
News - 15 Nov 2017
COP23 Special: ‘No Paris without peatlands’
Discussions abound on peat in global climate talks, amid calls for action
News - 9 Nov 2017
COP23 Special: From Balikpapan to global climate action
A diverse group moves from local to global in the fight against deforestation and climate change
News - 12 Oct 2017
Governing mangroves: From Tanzania to Indonesia
Global review finds tenure rights key to conservation of coastal forests