TOWARD INDEPENDENT CONSERVATION COMMUNITY
Our goal is to increase and strengthen the role and capacities of local communities and stakeholders to independently and sustainably manage their surrounding natural source balancing the health of the environment and good of human well-being.
Scope of Activity
Conservation community is a local community committed to manage and protect their surrounding ecological features. Community here includes the people and the institutional stakeholders. Our approach ranging from participatory planning, capacity building and support for assistance. We assist local community to self-identify their environmental issue and formulating the management strategy. We also provide any needed knowledge and skills to strengthen the local conservation project.
Integrated Waste Management in Mount Lawu
Currently, we are developing a collaborative project on waste management with Cemoro Sewu village and KPH Lawu Ds, Perum PERHUTANI (Indonesian Forest Agency) chapter East Java. We are formulating a sustainable management scheme to handle mountain waste from trekking activity in Mount Lawu that could give an economic value for local community.
Figure: Discussion about waste management scheme between PERHUTANI and Tanah Tinggi in Magentan, East Java )February, 2019)