Cross-Group Learning in Leadership Training

On Saturday and Sunday (28-29 November 2020), RMI held a leadership training in the Kasepuhan Pasir Eurih Indigenous People area, Sindanglaya Village, Sobang District, Lebak Regency, Banten Province. A total of 27 participants, consisting of 11 young women and 16 young men, learned together and linked it to a program that is being carried out in Selengkapnya tentangCross-Group Learning in Leadership Training[…]

Indigenous Peoples Community of Cibarani and Their Potentials

Kasepuhan Cibarani Indigenous Peoples are indigenous peoples who live in the administrative area of ​​Cibarani Village, Cirinten District, Lebak, Banten. According to the current village head and customary head, Dulhani, the first pupuhu or ancestor of Kasepuhan was Ama Haji Dul Patah. They had lived in their wewengkon (customary territory) long before the Dutch colonial era. The customary territory of Kasepuhan Selengkapnya tentangIndigenous Peoples Community of Cibarani and Their Potentials[…]

Masyarakat Adat Kasepuhan Cibarani dan Potensinya

Masyarakat Adat Kasepuhan Cibarani adalah masyarakat adat yang tinggal di wilayah administrasi Desa Cibarani, Kecamatan Cirinten, Lebak, Banten.  Menurut Kepala Desa sekaligus Kepala Adat saat ini, Dulhani, pupuhu atau leluhur Kasepuhan yang pertama adalah Ama Haji Dul Patah. Mereka sudah tinggal di wewengkon (wilayah adat)-nya jauh sebelum zaman kolonial Belanda. Wilayah Adat Kasepuhan Cibarani meliputi Selengkapnya tentangMasyarakat Adat Kasepuhan Cibarani dan Potensinya[…]

Back and forth Protecting the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in Forest Areas

Recently, the Ministry of Environment and Forestry (KLHK) issued a new regulation on Customary Forests, P. 17/2020 concerning Customary Forests and Private Forests. This regulation is the implementing regulation for the administration of Customary Forests that have been allowed since the Constitutional Court decision number 35/PUU-X/2012 (MK 35) which corrected Forestry Law number 41 of 1999 Selengkapnya tentangBack and forth Protecting the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in Forest Areas[…]

Learning to Manage the Environment from Indigenous Peoples

Indigenous people have their own local wisdom in protecting the environment and managing their natural resources. BRWA (2009) states that forests located in indigenous peoples’ territories are of good quality. Seeing this, the local wisdom should be an example for wider community, especially young people in protecting the environment. On July 25, 2020, Relawan4Life, a youth movement Selengkapnya tentangLearning to Manage the Environment from Indigenous Peoples[…]

Local Varieties of Rice, A Very Valuable Source of Biodiversity

Maybe some of us know that there used to be a national superior rice named IR 64. IR 64 is one of the many names of rice that was launched in 1986 by President Soeharto. IR rice, government rice, superior rice are other names for IR 64. Apart from that, there is also rice which is Selengkapnya tentangLocal Varieties of Rice, A Very Valuable Source of Biodiversity[…]

Padi Varietas Lokal, Sumber Keanekaragaman Hayati Yang Sangat Berharga

Mungkin sebagian dari kita mengetahui bahwa dulu ada padi unggulan nasional bernama IR 64. IR 64 hanyalah salah satu dari nama-nama padi yang diluncurkan pada tahun 1986 oleh Presiden Soeharto pada tahun 1986[1]. Padi IR, padi pemerintah, padi unggul. Begitu sering disebut oleh semua orang. Selain itu ada juga padi yang bernama pandang wangi[2]. Padi Selengkapnya tentangPadi Varietas Lokal, Sumber Keanekaragaman Hayati Yang Sangat Berharga[…]

Kasepuhan Cibedug Indigenous People in Protecting the Environment

The Sundanese indigenous people, or better known as the Kasepuhan indigenous people, have local wisdom in protecting their forests. They still depend a large part of their livelihood on the forest and develop habits to live in harmony with their surroundings. Forests and the Kasepuhan customary community are two things that cannot be separated.  Kasepuhan Cibedug is Selengkapnya tentangKasepuhan Cibedug Indigenous People in Protecting the Environment[…]

Mengatasi Malnutrisi Melalui Pangan Liar

Malnutrisi masih menghantui masyarakat Indonesia saat ini. Hasil Riset Kesehatan Dasar (Riskesdas) Kementerian Kesehatan 2018 menunjukkan bahwa 17,7% bayi usia di bawah 5 tahun (balita) masih mengalami masalah gizi. Angka tersebut terdiri atas balita yang mengalami gizi buruk sebesar 3,9% dan yang menderita gizi kurang sebesar 13,8% (Kementrian Kesehatan, 2018). Adapun balita yang mengalami stunting Selengkapnya tentangMengatasi Malnutrisi Melalui Pangan Liar[…]

Pengumuman Seleksi – Peserta Short Course Relawan Lingkungan untuk Perubahan Sosial (Batch 3)

Terima kasih atas antusias para pendaftar Short Course Relawan Lingkungan untuk Perubahan Sosial Batch ke-3. Setelah melalui proses seleksi, telah terpilih 13 anak muda yang memenuhi kualifikasi untuk mengikuti kegiatan ini: Ahmad Syufri Indriani Widyawati Yuli lindiawati Nurrahmat Saputra Sindy Indah Oktaviani Alfina Khairunnisa Nadia Alam Qosbi Eli Martika Sari Nadyati Fazrin Alfiatus Zulfa Diah Rosita Selengkapnya tentangPengumuman Seleksi – Peserta Short Course Relawan Lingkungan untuk Perubahan Sosial (Batch 3)[…]