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Indonesian Waste Platform - Hub
by Indonesian Waste Platform (Other relevant actor)
Indonesian Waste Platform - hub connecting Government, Universities, Companies, Grass root organizations/NGO/Community initiatives.
The hub is used for dissemination of stakeholder's news, data, best-practices, lessons learned, government policies, technical information, research results, questions to peers, introductions, establish Uncommon Collaborations, promote development Circular Economy.

Scope: all aspects of land-based and marine-based waste, focus on plastic sources from rivers to ocean, waste awareness & education (commitment #OceanAction23648),

IWP hub actively engages stakeholders in the National Plan of Action for Marine Plastics Waste Management.

The objective is to collectively support the execution of the actions as described in the strategies in the National Plan for Action, enabling all stakeholders to engage effectively the hub Indonesian Waste Platform, to support stakeholder engagement and implementation strategies of Ocean Action

Capacity building stakeholders and strengthening the 'waste network' : IWP organises a series of Solid Waste Management Symposia across Indonesia - Commitment #OceanAction23761

IWP collaborates with the 4 other country & regional hubs - Portugal, Africa, Germany, Australia

Progress reports
By 2025, prevent and significantly reduce marine pollution of all kinds, in particular from land-based activities, including marine debris and nutrient pollution
Type of commitment
By 2020, sustainably manage and protect marine and coastal ecosystems to avoid significant adverse impacts, including by strengthening their resilience, and take action for their restoration in order to achieve healthy and productive oceans
Type of commitment
By 2020, conserve at least 10 per cent of coastal and marine areas, consistent with national and international law and based on the best available scientific information
Type of commitment
By 2030, increase the economic benefits to Small Island developing States and least developed countries from the sustainable use of marine resources, including through sustainable management of fisheries, aquaculture and tourism
Type of commitment
Increase scientific knowledge, develop research capacity and transfer marine technology, taking into account the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission Criteria and Guidelines on the Transfer of Marine Technology, in order to improve ocean health and to enhance the contribution of marine biodiversity to the development of developing countries, in particular small island developing States and least developed countries
Type of commitment
01/ 2016
Continuous communications on forum - ongoing
Spearheading Indonesian stakeholder participation in UNEP Marine Litter MOOC 2015 and 2017 - engagement of participants in IWP - ongoing
Trash to Treasure Seminar - ongoing follow-up - development of Circular Economy https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B0Z8v3oLf_ZTVXcydlZvN2RiR3M/view
Staff / Technical expertise
ADUPI Recycling Industry
Staff / Technical expertise
Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment
Staff / Technical expertise
Team Deputy IV Coordinating Ministry for Maritime Affairs
Staff / Technical expertise
Team Director Hazardous Waste Ministry of Environment
Basic information
Time-frame: 10/2015 - ongoing
Indonesian ministries: Coordinating Ministry for Maritime Affairs (government), Ministry of Environment & Forestry (government) and Ministry Marine & Fisheries Republic Indonesia (government) , GPML, Eco Flores, ADUPI Indonesian Plastic Recycling Association (other relevant actor) Indonesian Packaging Federation (other relevant actor) , InSWA Indonesian Solid Waste Association (other relevant actor), African Marine Waste Network (hub) , Portuguese Marine Waste Association (hub) Indonesian district governments (government)
Ocean Basins
  • Indian Ocean
  • South Pacific
Beneficiary countries
Other beneficaries
Contact information
Nina van Zinnicq Bergmann (van Toulon), Hub coordinator, nina@indonesianwaste.org, +62 (0) 81353446507
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