Implementation of National Action Plan for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emission (RAN GRK)

Seminar cum workshop on Implementation of National Action Plan for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emission (RAN GRK), IPB International Convention Center (IICC), 4 October 2011.

A seminar cum workshop (SEMILOKA) on the above topic was held in IPB on 4 October 2011. The event was also conducted in conjunction with the 48th IPB Anniversary (Die Natalis IPB ke 48) and was successfully carried out in collaboration between Directorate for Research and Strategic Issue IPB (DRKS IPB) and National Agency for Planning and Development (BAPPENAS) supported by Indonesia Climate Change Trust Fund (ICCTF), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH and Agence Francaise Development (AFD). The seminar was officially opened by the IPB Rector, Prof. Herry Suhardiyanto presenting a keynote speech from Vice Minister for National Planning and Development (Ministry PPN/BAPPENAS), Dr. Lukita Dinarsyah Tuwo. The discussion paper entitled ”Pembangunan Kerangka RAN/RAD GRK menuju NAMAs untuk Sektor Berbasis Lahan” (NAMAs framework on Land based Sector) was presented by Dr. Endah Murniningtyas, Deputy Minister PPN. Ten discussants from sector-based ministries/agencies as well as research institutution and universities were present to review critically the discussion paper. Links to the news (in Bahasa Indonesia) on the above event can be found in: News#1 (suara karya), News#2 (antaranews) and News#3 (poskota).

About Iskandar Z Siregar

Dr. Iskandar Z Siregar is a professor at the Department of Silviculture, Faculty of Forestry, Bogor Agricultural University (IPB), Indonesia. His research interests are Population Genetics of Forest Trees, Molecular Genetics of Forest Plants, , Conservation and Sustainable Management of Tropical Forest Genetic Resources, Forest Tree Improvement, Forest Adaptation and Genetics in Silviculture. Current research projects are Genetic Variation of Shorea spp, Aquillaria spp., Melia spp. and Toona spp, Genetic Marker based Chain of Custody (CoC) in Timber (teak, agarwood and dipterocarps), Genetic Risks of Species Extincion (Endangered Shorea spp.), Conservation of Tree Genetic Resources outside Forests.
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