|Jakarta (16 July 2018) – The Blue Carbon Summit Steering Committee is pleased to announce to the press the media availability of experts and ministers during the inaugural event, which will take place 17-18 July in Jakarta.
On the first day, experts from the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) and the Indonesian Academy of Sciences (AIPI) will be on hand to deliver blue carbon research and analysis along with insights on related topics, such as governance, climate change and international partnerships.
On the second day, H.E. Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan, Minister for Maritime Affairs, will speak and be available to the media for a few minutes afterwards; while H.E. Bambang Permadi Soemantri Brodjonegoro, Minister of National Development Planning (Bappenas), will deliver the closing address.
Media availability with experts
- Satryo Soemantri Brodjonegoro
- Robert Nasi
Director General, CIFOR
- Daniel Mudiyarso
Senior scientist, CIFOR
- Jatna Supriatna
Chairman, Research Center for Climate Change, University of Indonesia
- Endang Sukara
Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI)
10am-10:30am, Tuesday, 17 July 2018
Multifunction room, 4th Floor
Media availability with H.E. Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan, Minister for Maritime Affairs
9am-9:30am, Wednesday, 18 July 2018
Auditorium, 2nd Floor (speech), Exhibition, 4th floor (availability)
Media availability with H.E. Bambang P.S Brodjonegoro, Minister of National Development Planning
3.30pm-4.00pm, Wednesday, 18 July 2018
2nd Floor (speech and availability)
The Blue Carbon Summit will bring together Indonesian policy makers, top national and international scientists, civil society, donors and the media to explore how the country’s blue carbon resources can become part of its agenda to meet its global climate commitments. The summit is an initiative organized by Indonesian Academy of Sciences (AIPI) in collaboration with the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), and supported by Global Landscape Forum (GLF).
For more information visits http://events.globallandscapesforum.org/blue-carbon-summit/agenda/