Research

Overview

We conduct our research with a strong evidence-based approach that is helpful to inform multi-stakeholders from the public and private sectors making sense of the rightful climate financing policy.

Farmers for Forest Fund (4F): Kemungkinan Skema Insentif dan Manfaat untuk Petani Kecil Kelapa Sawit di Kalimantan Barat

The publication of this book is in response to developments in the palm oil industry and the global market, which are currently driving a shift towards meeting sustainability standards. This trend is a major challenge for smallholder oil palm farmers due to their financial constraints, including limited financial resources. The […]

Research Assistant Hiring – Forest Cover and the Emergence of Transformative Fiscal Transfer in Indonesia

Indonesia has the world’s most transformative fiscal transfer for forest conservation. Starting in 2023, Indonesia has launched general-purpose fiscal transfers (DAU/Dana Alokasi Umum) from the national to sub-national governments allocated according to the size of forest cover of provinces, districts and municipalities country wide. In the country’s intergovernmental fiscal relations, […]

Survey Coordinator Hiring – Sub-national Development Banks to Decarbonize Regional Economy, Finance, and Development in Indonesia

The Sub-National Development Bank (SNDB) continues increasing its contribution to Indonesia’s economy and regional development. With 27 SNDBs registered by the OJK, recorded at the beginning of 2022, SNDB’s total assets reached 885 trillion rupiahs, with a year-on-year profit of 3.6 trillion rupiahs and core capital of 94 trillion. In […]

Research Assistant Hiring – Sub-national Development Banks to Decarbonize Regional Economy, Finance, and Development in Indonesia

The Sub-National Development Bank (SNDB) continues increasing its contribution to Indonesia’s economy and regional development. With 27 SNDBs registered by the OJK, recorded at the beginning of 2022, SNDB’s total assets reached 885 trillion rupiahs, with a year-on-year profit of 3.6 trillion rupiahs and core capital of 94 trillion. In […]

Knowledge Management Hiring

The Center for Climate and Sustainable Finance at the University of Indonesia (CCSF UI) is a research center focused on climate financing and part of the Institute for Sustainable Earth and Resources (ISER) at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. CCSF UI aimed to further expand a more than-decade […]

Project Coordinator Hiring – Forest Cover, Fiscal Transfers, and Transformation for Sustainability

Indonesia currently has the most transformative fiscal transfer for forest conservation in the world. Starting this year (2023), Indonesia has launched general-purpose fiscal transfers (DAU/Dana Alokasi Umum) from the national to sub-national governments allocated according to the size of forest cover of provinces, districts and municipalities country wide. Forest cover […]

Project Coordinator Hiring – A Just Energy Transition and Response Diversity

How diverse is Indonesia’s response to an early retirement of coal-fired power plants? How diverse is such response when its impact on vulnerable groups is considered? How may subnational governments pay for their assigned responsibilities for energy transition? The Center for Climate and Sustainable Finance (CCSF) of the Institute for […]

Internship – Sub-national Development Banks to Decarbonize Regional Economy, Finance, and Development in Indonesia

The Sub-National Development Bank (SNDB) continues increasing its contribution to Indonesia’s economy and regional development. With 27 SNDBs registered by the OJK, recorded at the beginning of 2022, SNDB’s total assets reached 885 trillion rupiahs, with a year-on-year profit of 3.6 trillion rupiahs and core capital of 94 trillion. In […]

Discussion with Ministry of Finance on Subnational Endowment Funds for Sustainable Development in Indonesia’s West Papua

Jakarta, Indonesia, 8 June 2023— Indonesia has begun to construct a subnational endowment fund known as Dana Abadi Daerah according to current law and regulation. Both the Law on Intergovernmental Fiscal Relations Between National and Subnational Governments (UU 1 of 2022) and the Government Regulation on Special Autonomy in Papua […]

Internship – Governing Tropical Marine Biodiversity in Times of Climate Change

The links between biodiversity change and climate change and how this affects humanity have increasingly become an eminent subject as the recent joint assessment of United Nations intergovernmental panel on climate change (IPCC) and intergovernmental platform on biodiversity and ecosystem services (IPBES) has addressed. Our research is interested in the […]

Trade, Development & The Environment Hub (TRADE Hub)

The TRADE Hub Project is funded by the United Kingdom Research and Innovation (UKRI) and has served as one of the UKRI’s flagship Global Challenge Research Fund (GCRF) projects. It is led by the United Nations WCMC in Cambridge, UK, with the RCCC of University of Indonesia as a member […]

Corporate Contribution to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals for Climate and Forest

Government cannot achieve the ambitious Agenda 2030 alone; active involvement of business, subregional authorities, capital markets and other non-state actors is crucial. There is a growing appetite to engage with the SDG agenda among the business community and sub-regional authorities. CCSF UI and RCCC UI entrusted by CDP to be […]

Global Comparative Study on REDD+: Knowledge for Action to Protect Tropical Forests and Enhance Rights

Global Comparative Study (GCS) on REDD+: Knowledge for Action to Protect Tropical Forests and Enhance Rights is a multinational-level research project built by the Center for International Forest Research (CIFOR) and partners, supported by the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD). Implemented in four countries, Peru, Brazil, DR Congo, and […]

The National Policy Dialogue on Ecological Fiscal Transfers from Central Government to Sub-national Forested Jurisdictions

Indonesia has started the discussions and the implementation of performance-based payments for forest conservation/climate change mitigation through the REDD+ over the last years. In the regulatory sphere, new ways of forest finance are being taught through the Presidential Decree on Economic Instruments for the Environment (PP 46/2017). Alongside this development, […]