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"...the global community of foodies can make a real difference to poor people who struggle daily with hunger and survival" WFP Director of Public Policy Strategy, Nancy Roman

Misi Kami - Our mission is to provide a central resource for everything organic in Indonesia - all organic businesses - large and small. Send us information about organic / natural product businesses you know. Contact us.

Last modified: 2010-06-05 19:28:04

As the green movement penetrates the virtual world, the greatest minds are pooling solutions together into one vast internet resource. Recently revealed...were a solar-powered plane, an energy efficient escalator, and even a biodegradable SunChips bag. Bringing together small and large scale ideas is helping to build a growing sustainable online community. Sharing information is helping newcomers adopt and understand green practices easily. Eco-Business is thriving because of the shared efforts of this virtual green community. Gary Survis July 30, 2009.

But where does one go to find out about sustainable living, eco-friendly and organic options in Indonesia? The internet has become the number one choice for most people, because it IS a World Wide Web connecting people around the world. There are multitudes of people who want to connect with eco and organic information, but don't have the time to spend hours searching for each of these one by one. In fact, the information may not be even listed on the internet, because small enterprises or private parties may not have the resources to independently develop websites or advertise at all.

Keywords: Organic & Eco Websites are helping People Make Connections, Bali Advertiser, Indonesia, organic, eco, websites, link, connecting people, Cat Wheeler, BOA
Last modified: 2010-06-16 20:07:09

BY Mrs. Dewi Savitri Wahab, Minister Counsellor, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Indonesia to the United Nations

Mr. Chairman,
At the outset I should like to align my intervention with the intervention made by Yemen on behalf of the G77 and China.

Indonesia views green economy as a vehicle towards attaining sustainable development.

Keywords: Indonesia, green economy, Dewi Savitri Wahab, UNCSD, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Indonesia to the United Nations
Last modified: 2010-05-06 21:39:27

EKONID is implementing an initiative aimed at batik SMEs in an attempt to apply the concept of clean production in the business. The 4-years programme is initiated by the European Commision under the SWITCH-Asia grant with strong technical support from the Indonesian Cleaner Production Centre (ICPC) of the Ministry of Environment, Republic of Indonesia.

Keywords: Indonesia, batik, Clean Batik Iniative, EKONID, Indonesian Cleaner Production Centre, art, SME
Last modified: 2010-05-05 06:07:53

Coffee farmers in Aceh now have a better future with USAID-supported organic coffee production.

Keywords: Aceh, Indonesia, coffee, organic, organik, USAID
Indonesia Organic Alliance officially launches PAMOR Indonesia
Last modified: 2010-05-03 08:45:59

Indonesia Organic Alliance officially launches PAMOR Indonesia

On January 26th, 2010, Indonesia Organic Alliance (IOA) officially launched the PGS system called PAMOR INDONESIA. The event was attended by many parties drawn from a wide group of stakeholders (producers, farmers' associations, NGO, certification body, consumers, traders and government agencies). The purpose of this event was to provide the public with an introduction to PAMOR that would enable them to understand what PAMOR is.

Link to more information

Keywords: PAMAN, Indonesia, organic certification, Indonesia Organic Alliance, IFOAM
Last modified: 2010-05-01 00:19:47

DALAM menjawab tantangan globalisasi dan trend permintaan konsumen maupun pasar dunia yang berkembang saat ini yang mulai sangat peduli terhadap produk-produk yang bebas residu kimia, ramah lingkungan dan menyehatkan seperti produk pertanian organik. Tentu saja hal ini juga penting dalam rangka pengembangan pertanian organik di Indonesia di masa mendatang sehingga Indonesia mampu menjadi produsen organik terkemuka di dunia. Hal ini dapat dimengerti mengingat potensi Indonesia yang sangat kaya akan plasma nutfah dan sebagian besar lahan pertaniannya, khususnya yang di luar jawa, masih bersifat "virgin" sehingga otomatis produk yang dihasilkannya secara given telah merupakan pangan organik.

Keywords: pertani organik, Indonesia, Kompasiana
Last modified: 2010-04-27 18:35:40

JAKARTA. Cooperative is a form of business unit which best suited to democratic economic principles. The main characteristic that distinguish cooperative with other business entities is that cooperative members have dual identity. Dual identity means that member of the cooperative are the owner and user as well.

Keywords: Indonesia, organic, cooperatives, organik, koperasi, SPI, Sekikat Petani Indonesia
Last modified: 2010-04-16 19:57:06

Recent years have seen an increasing concern in chemicals' harmful effects on health that has pushed some to switch to organic food. Paolo Righetti, a 45-year-old Swiss national and co-owner of the Bali Buddha chain of health-food stores and restaurants, spoke with Carla Albertí de la Rosa about the importance of awareness and how Bali still has a long way to go.

Keywords: Bali Times, pesticides, herbicides, fertilisers, hormones, health, organic, organik, Bali Buddha, environment, Paolo Righetti, environmental, projects, rice flour, vegetarian, Bali Organic Association, BOA, health, Monsanto, GMO
Last modified: 2010-04-16 18:03:47

The Internet is no longer the preserve of urban dwellers, with people in rural areas, including farmers, now learning to use the technology.

The Lampung Fishery and Forestry Counseling Coordination Agency (BKPPK) has launched a cyber-extension program to facilitate guidance counselling for farmers via the Internet.

Keywords: Jakarta Post, internet, BKPK, technology, farmers, Purwantoro, Tulangbawang, Microsoft
Last modified: 2010-04-12 04:32:22

Hundreds of farmers in Klaten regency, Central Java, no longer fully depend on chemical fertilizers and pesticides, applying eco-friendly organic fertilizer instead.

Keywords: Jakarta Post, organic, fertilizer, eco-friendly, Java, Tani Mulyo, pupuk organik, pestisida, certification, international market
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