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Rimba Raya Floating Clinic Supplying Health Care to the Community along the Seruyan River

Monday, May 3, 2021 - 10:00am

b'JAKARTA, May 3, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The Rimba Raya Floating Clinic was introduced into the project area as a means to improve community access to health services in and around the Rimba Raya working area which is located along the Seruyan River.

Key Points: 
  • b'JAKARTA, May 3, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The Rimba Raya Floating Clinic was introduced into the project area as a means to improve community access to health services in and around the Rimba Raya working area which is located along the Seruyan River.
  • Ristya Aulia, a member of the Floating Clinic medical team said; "Thank you Rimba Raya for introducing this initiative that provides much needed additional health services to the villages along the Seruyan river.
  • A total of 706 patients received health care where 60.91% (or 430 patients) were female.\nThe Rimba Raya Biodiversity Reserve Floating Clinic is equipped to supply 86 types of medicines.
  • Rimba Raya Conservation in providing free health services to 10 villages and hamlets in the Seruyan District.

Indonesia's Rimba Raya: World First REDD+ Project Validated for its Impact on all 17 SDGs

Monday, January 18, 2021 - 8:00pm

Rimba Raya is the first REDD+ project validated under the SD VISta Program for its impact on each of the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), resulting from the project's various activities.

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  • Rimba Raya is the first REDD+ project validated under the SD VISta Program for its impact on each of the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), resulting from the project's various activities.
  • This makes the Rimba Raya project become even more determined as a verifiable REDD+ conservation project with additional benefits for the environment and society, supporting people's lives and achieving an impact toward the 17 SDG goals," said Sylviana Andhella, Executive Director of Rimba Raya Conservation.
  • In January 2020, an independent third-party assessment was carried out by AENOR at the Rimba Raya project in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia.
  • Over the years, Rimba Raya project has introduced several economic incentives which are aimed at promoting community development, district government infrastructure and project area protection.

Paint Company PT Mowilex Helps Protect 65,000 Forested Hectares as Part of Carbon Neutral Certification Renewal

Monday, December 14, 2020 - 10:58am

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Dec. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --PT Mowilex Indonesia (PT Mowilex) has renewed its carbon neutral certification, offsetting its carbon emissions with projects that promote energy savings, habitat conservation and responsible community development.

Key Points: 
  • JAKARTA, Indonesia, Dec. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --PT Mowilex Indonesia (PT Mowilex) has renewed its carbon neutral certification, offsetting its carbon emissions with projects that promote energy savings, habitat conservation and responsible community development.
  • "Informed by lessons learned during our 2019 carbon neutral certification process, we expanded energy conservation efforts across 11 PT Mowilex locations.
  • We also focused our carbon offset resources on projects here in Indonesia," said Tania Wakhidah Ariningtyas, Head of Environmental Affairs for PT Mowilex.
  • "The Rimba Raya REDD+ project addresses biodiversity conservation and sustainable communities, two areas of great importance to the PT Mowilex team."