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Are you managing fire prone lands in Southeast Asia? Each day, satellite imagery provides us information on hotspots in the ASEAN region. We are currently monitoring hotspot occurrences for 654 land parcels covering 275,869,281 sq km of the ASEAN region and able to alert you whenever an area of interest to you has one or more hotspot/s.

Click on http://www.aseanfirealert.org to download the app and register your free account.

 

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Indonesian government remains vigilant on forest fires - 24 Jan, 2017
While praising last year’s success in curbing land and forest fires, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has told regional heads to remain watchful in their respective regions and demanded the expansion of fire-prevention initiatives. Read more...

Green groups want paper giant to stop using drained peat in Indonesia - 23 Jan, 2017
Trying to prevent a repeat of the 2015 Southeast Asian fire and haze crisis. Read more...

Joko Widodo raises alarm on drier weather ahead, urges officials to prevent fires and haze - 23 Jan, 2017
JAKARTA - Indonesian President Joko Widodo has urged officials not to be complacent in tackling land and forest fires, as the country braces for drier weather this year. Read more...

President: take stern action against companies burning forest - 23 Jan, 2017
PEKANBARU (EoF News)-- Indonesian Presiden Joko Widodo asked law enforcers to take stern measure in handling forest and land fire cases by revoking permits of companies involving in setting fires, instead of issuing caution. Read more...

Jokowi Warns Against Recurrence Of 2015 Forest Fires - 23 Jan, 2017
JAKARTA, Jan 23 (Bernama) -- President Joko Widodo has warned the country's special team to tackle and prevent forest fires to ensure there is no recurrence of the blaze which occurred in 2015. Read more...

Fight against forest fires starting early this year - 21 Jan, 2017
January is not over yet, but two regencies in Riau province have already declared emergency alert statuses to tackle any potential forest fires, which could get out of control when the weather gets drier in upcoming months Read more...
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Peatlands Survey in Lao PDR, February 2015 GEF-6 Consultation Meeting, Kuala Lumpur EU Ambassadors visit to Raja Musa Forest Reserve. More photos >>
   

 

   

New Booklet

 

Updated ASEAN Agreement on
Transboundary Haze Pollution

16 Jan, 2017
22 Hektare Lahan Gambut di Duri, Bengkalis Terbakar
05 Jan, 2017
Indonesia Waspada Karhutla di 2017


 


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