TOWARD INDEPENDENT CONSERVATION COMMUNITY

Goal

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.

PROJECTS

World Clean Up Day 2019

Together with volunteers we conducted mountain clean up during World Clean Up day 2019. In total we collected 163 kg garbage from Cemoro Sewu hiking trek, Mount Lawu. 

TOWARD INDEPENDENT CONSERVATION COMMUNITY


Goal
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.

CURRENT PROJECTS

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)