Tag: Director General Peter Holmgren

Details of Swedish 2017 state visit to Indonesia

The details of the programme for Their Majesties King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia’s State Visit to Indonesia have been announced. ScandAsia presents most of the highlights. The Swedish State Visit to Indonesia on 22-24 May 2017 is at the invitation of President Joko Widodo. The Swedish government is represented by Foreign Minister Margot…

Cifor’s Peter Holmgren receives Swedish forestry award

Director General, Peter Holmgren of Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) has been awarded the ’Golden Twig’ by the Swedish Forestry Association, on the occasion of International Day of Forests 2016, to be presented by the Swedish king. Indonesia-based CIFOR is a non-profit, scientific facility that conducts research on the most pressing challenges of forest…