Press Release by Wahana Lingkungan Hidup Indonesia (WALHI) On Monday, 16 November 2020, tidal floods hit Pari Island, Kepulauan Seribu, Jakarta. The tourist island has been submerged in water for two days. This is the second tidal flood to occur this year. The head of...
Wahana Lingkungan Hidup Indonesia (WALHI)
Wahana Lingkungan Hidup Indonesia (Indonesian Forum for the Environment) was founded in 1980 and joined FoEI in 1989.
WALHI is the largest and oldest environmental advocacy NGO in Indonesia. WALHI unites more than 479 NGO’s and 156 individuals throughout Indonesia’s vast archipelago, with independent offices and grassroot constituencies located in 27 of the nation’s 31 provinces.
WALHI works on a wide range of issues, including agrarian conflic over access to natural resources, indigenous rights and peasants, coastal and marine, and deforestation. WALHI also has several cross cutting issues such as climate change, women and disaster risk management.
Friends of the Earth Indonesia / Wahana Lingkungan Hidup Indonesia
Address: Jl. Tegal Parang Utara No 14
12790 Jakarta Selatan , Indonesia
Phone: +6221 79193363
Fax: 62 21 7941673
Contact: Friends of the Earth Indonesia / Wahana Lingkungan Hidup Indonesia
‘Jakarta Bandung’ Fast Train project and the Belt and Road Initiative Source: WALHI/Friends of the Earth Indonesia. The controversial ‘Jakarta Bandung’ Fast Train project (Kereta Cepat Jakarta Bandung or KCJB) is one of a number of infrastructure developments being...
In light of International Seeds Day today, we want to plant a seed of hope for a better planet. Covid-19 has revealed the urgent need for system change and solidarity. It has shown that all our struggles are interconnected. It has been more than a month since the...