Social Effort Program toward
Decentralitation of Natural Resources Management Based on Community in
the Southern Part of Sumatra that is called Community Based Forest Management
Program (CBFM) is a coorporation of WARSI with itís networking in West Sumtra,
Bengkulu, Jambi dan South Sumatra.
This activity is conducted in four provinces with
different thypology areas that covered the areas locating in protected area,
National Park, Consession area, HPH, HTI, big private oil plam plantation,
transmigration area and area that is managed by traditional community.
Techincally for each province directly facilitated by WARSIís networking :
In West Sumatra, the activity is facilitated by KOMMA
FPUA and Bina Kelola, and located in Koto Malitang village,
In Jambi is facilitated by Gita Buana and PKBI Jambi,
and located in Batu Kerbau (Pelepat, Bungo Regency) and Guguk village (Sungai Manau , Merangin Regency)
In South Sumatra is facilitated by LBH Palembang,
Yadarma and PKBI South Sumatra, and located
in eks area of Benokat Tribe (Gunung Megang, Muara Enim Regency) and,
In Bengkulu is facilitated by PKBI Bengkulu and Gemini
Foundation, and located in Ladang Palembang (North Lebong, Rejang Lebong
Currently, the activity
in the four provinces focus to diagnostic fase in order to get
complete image pictures of each area by focusing on activity
sosialitation, data base colletion and village structure comprehension,
local manner, community aspiration and traditional wisdom in natural
resource management using
RRA, PRA and Partisipative Inventory methods.
Local institution empowering
Provide Information and communicate learning proses
Initiate the process of renewal and new policy
Study and dialog on policies
Initiate stakeholderís the capacity buliding in
decentralitation procces in Forest Resouces Management
Facilitate Independently Obsevation
Institutional and networking strategic strengthening.
of community based forest
resouces management in Southern Sumatra
base map of location
participation in forest resources management
and tranparant condition in forest resources management decentralitation
activities among parties
regulation that aprove the forms of forest resources management by the
on the learning process that become an agenda for the learning tim.
Objective of CBFM program :
General : To support the community based forest management and
community tradition to increase their wealthfare in guareantee of the forest
preservation and biodiversity.
strengthen solidarity among custom , aknowladge the local actions and
initiate alternatives in forest resources management based on costum
acknowledment and behaviour thourgh intensive the community assistance and
document the sustainable forest management system based on local custom
through participative mapping.
observe for a legal aspect chance in developing CBFM program in Indonesia
through traditonal area mapping
CBFM toward the local government and council, and discuss a change for
aproving the CBFM from the local government .
The CBFM was set up for two years program, started in
Mei 2000 up to April 2002 funded by The Ford Foundation USA.