PAGE supported the inter-ministerial coordination and consultation meeting held on 20 July as part of an inclusive process for the development national circular economy roadmap and action plan. The objectives of this gathering include providing updates on the progress made in formulating the roadmap and action plan for the circular economy led by the Ministry of National Development Planning/BAPPENAS, as well as facilitating in-depth discussions on the framework of the circular economy roadmap and action plan, currently under development.
The meeting under the theme “Formulating the Circular Economy Action Plan in Indonesia” took place in Jakarta. The event brought together representatives from various ministries and relevant institutions. The presence of technical officials from multiple ministries and institutions fostered a collaborative environment where diverse perspectives were considered. The exchange of ideas and expertise paved the way for a more comprehensive and well-rounded strategy, considering the complexities of Indonesia’s socio-economic landscape.
Attendees included representatives from the Ministry of National Development Planning (Kementerian PPN/BAPPENAS), the Ministry of Environment and Forestry (KLHK), the National Standardization Agency (BSN), the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy (Kemenparekraf), the Indonesian National Agency for Drug and Food Control (BPOM), the Ministry of Cooperatives and SMEs (KemenkopUKM), the National Research and Innovation Agency (BRIN), the Ministry of Industry (Kementerian Perindustrian), the Ministry of Public Works and Housing (KemenPUPR), and the National Public Procurement Agency (LKPP). This event received support from PAGE Indonesia & UNDP Indonesia Circular Economy Project.
PAGE brings together the expertise of five UN agencies UNEP, UNIDO, UNITAR, UNDP, ILO and counts on the support of several funding partners such as the EU and Germany. Currently, 22 countries joined PAGE. Indonesia joined in 2018.
Sources: PAGE, PAGE Indonesia