Prakarsa Borneo


Prakarsa Borneo works on legal issues related to natural resources in Paser, East Kalimantan. Prakarsa Borneo’s work with SETAPAK falls under the following land forest governance themes;

Policy development
Prakarsa Borneo is improving provincial regulations enforcing land reclamation and post-mining clean up. Land reclamation and reforestation is crucial to improving forest health. The organization is also strengthening the Telake forest management unit in Paser which plays an integral role in ensuring appropriate and sustainable forest and land use in Paser.
Media and outreach
Prakarsa Borneo is developing a series of publications about SETAPAK partners’ work in East and North Kalimantan which is an important resource for advocacy. They are advocating for the protection of the Sungai Wain water catchment system. A policy brief with detail of the water catchment areas’ ecological benefits has been developed.