NATIONAL COMMITMENT TO A CIRCULAR ECONOMY IN INDONESIA
An initiative to pledge stakeholders for their commitments towards
Circular Economy in Indonesia
Support to the National Circular Economy Strategy
The Indonesian government issued the Presidential Regulation No.97/2017 (Jakstranas) detailing a roadmap that aims to reduce household waste by 30% and ensure treatment of 70% of household waste by 2025. Implementing circular economy principles are will help in achieving the target.
A shift towards the circular economy requires a long process and there is no shortcut for it. Therefore, participation from every element, synchronization of institutions, and uniformity of parameters in evaluating the achievement of the development, which is not only from an economic aspect but environmental aspect are also necessary.
The National Commitment to a Circular Economy in Indonesia by encourages Indonesian stakeholders of businesses, governments, and CSOs to pledge their commitments regarding circular economy. Not only this initative will acceralate in achieveing the targets of Jakstranas, but also the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).