Media coverage

Each year, CIFOR’s research and scientists are mentioned in over 1,500 news stories by local and international media outlets worldwide. Find the latest here, with over a decade of archives.

Will merging competing ministries help save Indonesia's forests?

Siti Nurbaya becoming Minister of combined Ministry of Forests of Environment presents both extreme challenges and great opportunities for long sought-after reforms. "Her experience in the Ministry of Home Affairs should equip her in the merging processes..." said Daniel Murdiyarso, Principal Scientist at the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR). "Substance-wise she should have strong advisers."