Resource Details

Yayasan Tanam Pohon Indonesia Million Trees Program

Project: Project - Nonprofit Project - Government

Contact Info

plant@onemilliontrees.org

Affiliations

  • Yayasan Tanam Pohon Indonesia

Link(s)

http://www.onemilliontrees.org/

Species Info

  • Swietenia mahagoni (exotic)
  • Albizia falcata
  • Tectona grandis

Description

  • The mission of this project is to plant trees and educate Indonesia society about climate change and the importance of environmental protection.
  • Beginning in 2007, the project was started to take action against climate change by starting a movement within Indonesia towards environmental appreciation through reforestation.
  •  In 2008, 100,000 trees were planted in Subang. Other tree planting projects include the planting of 8000 trees at the 25th anniversary celebration of PT Hino Motor Sales Indonesia, the planting of 18000 trees at an event sponsored by HSBC, and the planting of 4000 trees in Megamendung.

Geographical Region

  • Insular Southeast Asia
  • Ecosystems

  • Tropical Wet Forest
  • Country

  • Indonesia
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