Forest Law Enforcement National Strategy (FLENS) Indonesia 2005

Name of policy Forest Law Enforcement National Strategy (FLENS)
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Indonesia
Region Asia


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
  • Land use
Type of policy instrument
  • Policy support
    • Strategic planning
    Sector name
    • Agriculture and forestry
      • Forestry
    Policy description Comprehensive program to curb illegal logging

    "Since 2000 the Indonesian government has been undertaking a comprehensive program to curb illegal logging under the umbrella of the Forest Law Enforcement National Strategy (FLENS). In addition, Presidential Instruction (INPRES 4/2005) directs 18 government bodies as well as local government officials to cooperate in action to eradicate illegal logging. " (Government of Indonesia, 2009)

    Policy type
    • Changing activity
    • Energy efficiency
    • Renewables
    • Nuclear or CCS or fuel switch
    • Non-energy5
    Policy stringency
    Implementation state Implemented
    Date of decision 2005
    Start date of implementation
    End date of implementation
    High impact GHG reduction
    Impact indicator


    Source or references (Government of Indonesia, 2009) forestclimatecenter.org/document_hit.php?cnt=international&lang=english&dID=96
    Supports policies
    Is supported by policies
    Comments (background and assessment)
    Status Final

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