USAID LESTARI partners with the Government of Indonesia (GOI) to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and conserve biodiversity in carbon rich and biologically significant forest and mangrove ecosystems.
Although the village fund is one component that is expected to push local potential and accelerate economic development in the villages, the impact from the development is dependent on how pre- pared the village officials are in utilizing the funds.
River Tubing – a recreational activity where an in- dividual rides on top of an inner tube down the river – is a well-known recreational attraction in Agusen Village, Blangkejeren District, Gayo Lues Regency.
One of the challenges that policymakers face in promoting and justifying low emissions development (LED) or ‘green economy’ projects is effectively articulating and quantifying the positive socio-economic benefits that LED projects produce.
SA-LED works to support the implementation of South Africa’s climate change response policy through supporting low emissions development (LED) project development, capacity building, and promoting an enabling environment for LED.