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Bali Green Leadership Forum: Ecology-Based Fiscal Initiative


“Bali Green Leadership Forum: Ecology-Based Fiscal Initiative” Nusa Dua, Bali, January 23, 2020 A number of Regional Heads who have and are implementing Ecological Fiscal Transfer (EFT) schemes have gathered in Bali for the Bali Green Leadership Forum, Thursday, January 23, 2020. The event, organized by the Center for Regional Studies and Information (PATTIRO) and

“Fiscal Incentive Schemes to Promote Environment and Forest Protection”


The government has committed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 29% on its own efforts and reach 41% with international assistance in 2030, from the state of Business as Usual/BAU. This effort requires synergy between the Government, the Provincial Governments and the Regency Governments in accordance with their respective authorities. In line with this, commitments

Can National Parks be Transformed into Public Service Agencies?


While increasing the number of visitors to National Parks can indeed increase revenue for the state treasury, on the other hand, it is also feared to threaten the preservation of biodiversity and ecosystems in national parks. The discourse to encourage national park management centers to implement the  Public Service Agency (BLU) Financial Management Pattern (PPK)

PATTIRO Trains Local Governments in Management of Public Service Complaints


The enactment of Law No. 25 of 2009 concerning Public Services is one form of the government’s commitment in improving the quality of public service delivery. This commitment was further strengthened by the establishment of the National Public Service Complaints Management System (SP4N) through the application of the People’s Online Aspirations and Complaints Service (LAPOR!),

Reflections of the 2019 Elections: State Civil Apparatus Neutrality Violations Still Prevalent, Enforcement of Sanctions Still Weak


Violations of State Civil Apparatus (ASN) neutrality during the 2019 elections were quite prevalent. Unfortunately, law enforcement in the form of sanctions for violating ASNs has been weak. This was stated by PATTIRO Program Manager, Bejo Untung in a public discussion titled “Reflections of the 2019 Elections: ASN Neutrality and Quality of Procedural Democracy,” which