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Rencana Aksi Nasional Penghapusan Penggunaan Merkuri pada Pengolahan Emas 2014-2018Pada Tanggal 10 Oktober 2013 di Kumamoto, Jepang, 139 Negara termasuk Indonesia telah menandatangani Konvensi Minamata.

Sebagai salah satu implementasi dari penandatanganan Konvesi Minamata ini di Indonesia, Kementerian ESDM membentuk Tim Teknis Penyusunan Rencana Aksi Nasional Penghapusan Penggunaan Merkuri pada Pengolahan Emas bersama dengan Kementerian Lingkungan Hidup, Kementerian Kesehatan, Kementerian Perhubungan, Kementerian Dalam Negeri, Kementerian Komunikasi dan Informasi, Kepolisian Republik Indonesia, Kementerian Keuangan, Lembaga Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia, Badan Pengkajian dan Penerapan Teknologi, dan Perguruan Tinggi, melakukan penyusunan Dokumen Rencana Aksi Nasional Penghapusan Penggunaan Merkuri pada Pengolahan Emas 2014-2018.

Dokumen Rencana Aksi Nasional ini dapat…

toxic, April 7, 2014

Yuyun Ismawati named an Inspiring Women of the year 2014 by FORBES Indonesia

Yuyun Ismawati selected as one of Indonesia’s Inspiring Women 2014 held by Forbes Indonesia. The 10 women’s included in the list of Indonesia’s Inspiring Women 2014 are more than just high achievers, They are also inspiring, as role models for others to find their own path to success.
Yuyun Ismawati is a senior advisor and co-founder of the Balifokus Foundation which since 2000 has been implements sustainable community-based waste and sanitation management programs that provide employment opportunities to low-income people and empower them to improve the environment. Since 2008, Ismawati expanded her area of interest by establishing Indonesia’s Toxics-Free Network. She intends to connect with more local and international NGOs and communities to work against the spread of toxic sub…

admin, March 14, 2014

JOINT PRESS RELEASE

SIARAN PERS BERSAMA – Perjanjian Merkuri dan Kesiapan IndonesiaPada tanggal 10 Oktober 2013, wakil pemerintah dari 139 negara sepakat mengadopsi perjanjian baru tentang merkuri, dinamakan Minamata Convention on Mercury, di Kumamoto, Jepang. Saat ini 94 negara, termasuk Indonesia, telah menandatangani dan sedang mempersiapkan ratifikasi. Perjanjian baru ini mengatur perdagangan dan peredaran merkuri, pembatasan dan penghapusan penggunaan merkuri dalam produk dan proses industri, pengelolaan merkuri di tambang emas skala kecil (PESK), pengendalian emisi dan lepasan merkuri ke udara, air dan tanah, pengelolaan limbah merkuri dan penyimpanan stok merkuri, dan remediasi lahan tercemar merkuri.

Jaringan masyarakat sipil Indonesia, yang terdiri dari BaliFokus, Walhi, Aliansi Masyarakat Adat Nusantara (AMAN), Greenpeace Indonesia, Yayasan Lembaga Konsumen …

admin, November 29, 2013

 


Urban Environmental News

Rehabilitation on DEWATS-CBS (IPAL SANIMAS) in Sumbawa regency, West Nusa Tenggara provinceSumbawa, December 23th 2013 – Balifokus conduct rehabilitation activities of the Waste Water Treatment Plant (WWTP) facilities of the SANIMAS programs that have been done in the year 2008 to 2011 especially in the Sumbawa regency, West Nusa Tenggara province. From recommendations of the AKSANSI secretariat, necessary rehabilitation of WWTP facilities and Public Toilets that have been built. There are 6 locations in rahabilitation namely: 1.) KSM Buin Selak, Dusun Boal Atas, RT 02 / RW 01, Desa…

Supervision on DEWATS – CBS 2013 in East Luwu regency, South Sulawesi province and Sumbawa regency, West Nusa Tenggara provinceSumbawa, December 20th 2013 – Balifokus conduct project supervision activities of DEWATS – CBS in 2013 as a series of physical infrastructure implementation sanitation facilities and waste water treatment (WWTP) of DEWATS-CBS program at East Luwu, South Sulawesi and Sumbawa regency, West Nusa Tenggara. DEWATS-CBS 2013 program in the East Luwu has been done first on the date of December 6th, 2013 at 3 locations namely: RT. I Dusun Cerekang Desa Manurung, RT.III Dusun Lumbewe Kecamatan Burau, da…

Workshop on Evaluation of SSCs in order Consultancy Updates Guidance and Control of Urban Basic InfrastructureBatam, November 26 – 28th 2013 – Problems of drainage, sewerage, sanitation, trash, and drinking water in urban areas is an important thing to be resolved, one with the City Sanitation Strategy / District (SSCs), which is a program of the National Development Planning Agency. Along with time and the dynamics of society, there should be an evaluation of the implementation and updating of SSCs to control basic infrastructure in urban areas. Workshop on Evaluation of SSCs in order Consultancy Upd…

World Toilet Summit 2013Solo, October 2nd 2013 – Currently, searching the neat and toilet cleanliness is a problem when people are traveling and being outdoors. Not only in Indonesia, but throughout the world, awareness of public facilities is very small, very few countries that provide excellent public services so called TOILET. Awareness of the need for such facilities are not there yet, even though we all know mobillities and tourists increases. Toilet cleaner into a marketing tool and competition among business t…

Supervision on DEWATS-CBS 2013 in Sumbawa regency, West Nusa TenggaraSumbawa, September 15th 2013 – Technical Team Balifokus went to Sumbawa district for construction supervision activities of Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) 2013 SLBM program. This supervision activity conducted for 3 days until the 17th of September 2013 at 6 locations, such as in Berang Bara village, Berang Rea village, Labuan Ijuk village , Jotang village, Mapin Beru village, and the village of Alas Juran. Supervision activities is done to control the progress of activities and advising th…

Rehabilitation on DEWATS-CBS (IPAL SANIMAS) in Tabanan regency, Bali provinceDenpasar, September 10th 2013 – After rehabilitation of Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) SANIMAS programs in Denpasar was done in July of 2013 ago, Balifokus doing rehabilitation activities again at the WWTP installations was conducted in the city of Tabanan. This activity is carried out in accordance with one’s vision and mission of Balifokus namely sustainability, where Balifokus trying to maintain the sustainability of the WWTP facilities of the SANIMAS programs that have been done in the …

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