Central Kalimantan Indonesia

Policies and Strategies:

Central Kalimantan Local Action Plan for Reducing Greenhouse Gas (RAD-GRK) 2012 - Completed in 2011, the RAD-GRK provides a medium term action plan for reducing greenhouse gas emissions across sectors in Central Kalimantan through 2020. 

Provincial REDD+ Strategy (STRADA)  2012 - the document covers the relation between the national and provincial emissions reduction, the issues of deforestation and forest degradation in the province, the REDD+ strategies and action plans, MRV and mainstreaming these into the development activities.

Provincial Long-Term Development Plan (Rencana Pembangunan Jangka Panjang Daerah - RPJPD) - The RPJPD is a long-term development planning document for 20 years, from 2005 to 2025.  It contains the vision, mission and direction of development in the province.

Laws and Regulations

Governor Decree (05/2015) - In 2015 the province enacted the spatial plans for 2015-2035 which regulates the land use for all development sectors.

Governor Decree (41/2014) - on the management of high conservation value (HCV) forests in the plantation areas for the protection of biodiversity, environmental services, social, and cultural.

Governor Decree (36/2012) - on provincial action plan to reduce the GHG, this covers several sectors, namely: agriculture, forestry and peat, energy and transportation, industry, waste, and others. 

Governor Decree (660/945/BLH/IV/2011) - decree on formation of local commission for REDD+ which function inclusive of coordinate the local strategy arrangement, implement the activities, prepare funding instrument and mechanism, prepare formation of MRV institution, and monitor the President decree on moratorium of forestry permits. 

Provincial Regulation 4/2010 -  Updating the provincial long term development plan for the period 2005-2025

Provincial Commission on the REDD+ - Created in 2011 which as a coordination, communication, harmonization, and implementation body to facilitate REDD+ activities.  The body is chaired by the Governor and composed of representatives of different agencies that related to land uses and climate change. The commission tasks including: coordination of REDD+ strategies establishment; implementation of REDD+ activities; formation of MRV agency; and, implementation of President's Instruction on forestry permits moratorium.  

Forestry Agency - manages and oversees the forestry sector related issues, including policy formulation.

Plantation Agency - controls the non-forest areas land use, plan, and issuance of the permits.

Environmental Agency - authorizes the protection and management of environment, including climate change related issues.

BAPPEDA - the Provincial Development Planning Agency that coordinates on the policy formulation of the regional development planning with sustainable development and low carbon as the basis.

Central Kalimantan Province Spatial Plans was formalized by the provincial bylaw 5/2015.  It  covers the period of  2015-2035.  The spatial plan represents an effort to organize spatial management through the authority of the Central Kalimantan Provincial Government, to guide development by regional government, communities and the private sector to promote sustainable and environmentally friendly development .  The plan is available for download here.