Side Events

Day 3, 29th August 2019

Venue: Room D – 2nd Floor



08.00 – 09.00

Coffee Break  - provided by CIFOR

09.00 - 12.00

Panel Discussion hosted by CIFOR-USAID

Conserving Biodiversity Across the Limit: Managing fragmented landscapes for conservation and development 

ModeratorDr. Titiek Setyawati, Senior Scientist at the Indonesian Ministry of Environment and Forestry


  1. Ms. Iin Simamora, Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)
  2. Ms. Galih Kartikasari, Researcher at the Center for Research and Development on Social, Economics, Policy and Climate Change, the Indonesian Ministry of Environment and Forestry
  3. Mr. Tandya Tjahjana, Director of Essential Ecosystem Management Development, the Indonesian Ministry of Environment and Forestry
  4. Ms. Lim Sian Choo, Head of Corporate Sustainability, PT Bumitama Gunajaya Agro, West Kalimantan
  5. Mr. Hayu Wibawa, Encroachment Mitigation and Forest Conservation Associate, USAID-funded BIJAK (Bangun Indonesia untuk Jaga Alam demi Kelestarian) Project
  6. Dr. Much Taufik Hermawan, Faculty of Forestry, Gadjah Mada University


12.00 - 13.00


13.00 -  15.00

Panel discussion hosted by the Research Center for Plant Conservation and Botanic Gardens – Indonesian Institute of Sciences

Local Botanic Gardens Development and its Economic and Social Impact on Society

Moderator : Dwie Irmawaty Gultom, Ph.D (Indonesian Institute of Sciences)


  1. Dr. Joko Ridho Witono (RCPCBG) will share the development of local BG from time to time, also describe the challenges in order to conserve the Indonesian plant species in the form of BG and the effective management of BG.
  2. Dr. Didit Okta Pribadi (RCPCBG) will present the research findings of social and economic impact of local BG development. He will also connect it with land use for green spaces.
  3. Government staff of Bogor City will describe social and economic impact of BG with Bogor BG as the case study.