Environmental Economic Valuation in Public Policy

The environment is an essential aspect of sustainable development. However, in the public policymaking process, the environment often ignored. The…

Technical Regional Regulation of West Nusa Tenggara Province (NTB), Is It Necessary?

The enactment of regional regulation of West Nusa Tenggara Province Number 9-year 2019 about Mineral and Coal Mining, is a positive step as the basis…

Becoming an Activist, a Story of a Former Illegal Miner

Novi, not her real name, was an illegal miner. Now, she is surprisingly interested in participating in overseeing mining activities around where she…

Workshop on Using Global Forest Watch for Forest Preservation in West Papua

Forests in West Papua are the last frontier or the last hope of forests in Indonesia, so it is important to ensure that forests in Papua remain…

Extractive Industry Governance in Restrain Climate Change

Forest and land management has been the government’s concern. This is indicated by various national policy, including the moratorium policy on the…

Workshop on Extractive Industry Data Transparency for Journalist and Civil Society Organization

The benefits of public information disclosure can be measured by how much the user's attention in knowing, utilizing, and giving feedback to the…

Improving People’s Live Around Mining Areas: Open Up Access to Information & Participation

The government of West Nusa Tenggara Province issued a Local Government Regulation on Mining Governance in September 2019. In this newly-issued…

Impact of Omnibus Law on the Mining and Natural Resources Sector

Joko Widodo in his inauguration speech as President of Republic Indonesia for the period of 2019-2024 said that he would propose the issuance of two…

Improvement of Community Capacity in Mining Monitoring in West Nusa Tenggara Province

Community involvement and active participation is very much needed in the supervision of mining activities, bearing in mind that mining activities…