Research milestone on criteria & indicators toward permanent restoration of Indonesia’s peatlands


Presented by Haris Gunawan, Deputy for Research and Development, Peat Restoration Agency, Peatland Restoration Agency (BRG), at “Online Workshop Series:Exploring Criteria and Indicators for Tropical Peatland Restoration”, on 2 Sep 2020.

The way forward for the tropical peatland restoration should consider criteria and indicators holistically based on the four main pillars i.e. biophysical aspects, social aspects, economic aspects, and governance aspects. The speaker highlighted important role various government. and non-government agencies play in achieving the goal of peatland restoration and called for continued partnership moving forward.


Founding member states
Republic of Indonesia Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo Republic of Peru
Coordinating partners
Ministry of Environment and Forestry Republic of Indonesia CIFOR UN Environment FAO