Faculty of Forestry
Amid the UGM graduation ceremony on Wednesday (Feb. 21), Jono (73) and Ngadinah (58) graced the stage, holding a cherished 40×60 cm frame adorned with their beloved child’s portrait.
Dr. Budiadi, a distinguished lecturer at the Faculty of Forestry, Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), ascended to the rank of professor in the domain of tropical silviculture agroforestry. His momentous achievement was marked by an inaugural address titled “Silviculture, Agroforestry, and Human Ecology: Pioneering Sustainable Forest Cover and Community Well-being,” delivered on Tuesday (Feb.
Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) proudly ushered in 569 new engineers, marking a significant milestone in the Professional Engineer Program orchestrated by the Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Animal Science, and Faculty of Forestry. The grand inauguration ceremony, emblematic of academic achievement and future contributions, unfolded at Grha Sabha Pramana on Tuesday (Jan.
In response to the threat of coastal erosion, UGM Forestry students joined forces with students participating in the Community Service Program (KKN) to transform Wuni Melodi Beach in Kebumen Regency, Central Java. In late December 2023, the collaborative effort saw the planting of thousands of Cemara Udang and Cemara Belitung tree seedlings, aiming to mitigate […].
With a mission to breathe life back into the scorched slopes of Mount Lawu in Magetan, students from the undergraduate Forestry program and Vocational College at UGM, class of 2022, embarked on a remarkable tree-planting endeavor, introducing 6,000 seedlings to the region.
The UGM Forestry Alumni (KAGAMAHUT) in Lampung planted 100 tree seedlings in Bhineka Tunggal Ika Park at the Lampung Human Resources Development Agency on Sunday, December 10.
The UGM Faculty of Forestry plans to rehabilitate the Getas and Ngandong forests, which are among the forests with particular purposes in Indonesia, covering an area of 10,901 hectares. These forests are located in Ngawi, East Java, and Blora, Central Java, for educational and training purposes managed by UGM. UGM collaborates with local communities to […].
Dr. Ambar Kusumandari has been promoted to the title of soil and water conservation science professor at the UGM Faculty of Forestry. The inauguration ceremony occurred at the UGM Senate Hall on Tuesday (November 7), where she delivered a speech titled “Soil and Water Conservation for Watershed Rehabilitation Towards Community Welfare.” The chosen title emphasizes […].
Indonesia’s Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysics Agency stated that the country is experiencing an extraordinary increase in temperature this year. Prolonged drought has led to water shortages in several areas.
Universitas Gadjah Mada and the Central Kalimantan Provincial Government have forged cooperation in education, research, and community service. At least 12 cooperation agreements were signed by department heads within the Central Kalimantan Provincial Government and Vice Deans from the UGM Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Economics and Business, Faculty of Forestry, Faculty of Animal Science, […].
Dr. Ronggo Sadono of the UGM Faculty of Forestry was inaugurated as a professor in forestry statistics on Thursday (November 2) at the UGM Senate Hall. During the inaugural ceremony, Professor Ronggo Sadono delivered a speech titled “Forestry Statistics: Measurement, Modeling, and Upscaling for Estimating Forest Resource Potential.” Professor Sadono mentioned that the trees that […].
Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM)’s main goal in international collaboration is to promote UGM’s existence and reputation as a global player in higher education.
The Ministry of Environment and Forestry reported that 104 thousand hectares of Indonesian forests were deforested between 2021 and 2022. This situation raises questions regarding the utilization of forest products and the application of sustainability aspects, considering that forests not only produce vital oxygen and provide a habitat for wildlife but also promise promising commodities.
The UGM Faculty of Forestry commemorated its 60th anniversary with the theme “60 Years of UGM Faculty of Forestry’s Contribution to Preserving Indonesia’s Forests and Environment.” The pinnacle of the celebration, an open senate meeting, was held on Friday (October 20) at Grha Sabha Pramana.
Students from Universitas Gadjah Mada participating in the Student Creativity Program in Entrepreneurship successfully developed a product named Herbaseed, a comprehensive educational kit for practical and educational herbal plant cultivation at home. Led by Fauzela Azira Ainaya (Biology), the team included Irma Khamidatus (Vocational College), Monica Margareta Periahkenukur (Pharmacy), Prasetyo Edi Pamungkas (Vocational College), and […].
In the village of Namberan, located in the Karangasem District of Paliyan, Gunung Kidul Regency, there is an incredible natural resource–the thriving melinjo tree, also known as Gnetum gnemon, a native to Southeast Asia. Nearly every household in this village has melinjo trees in their yards.
Five UGM students have developed an AI-based forest and land fire detection device named Saveforest.ai.
UGM students assisted the residents of Banaran V Hamlet in Gunungkidul.
Forests are one of the assets that few other countries possess.
Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) students have developed a concept for processing banana stem waste into compost that local farmers can utilize. In collaboration with the local youth group, this program serves as a form of community service by UGM students in Caban Gunung, Magelang, Central Java.
Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) has awarded one of its finest alums, Wahjudi Wardojo, an honorary doctorate in forest resource conservation.
The UGM Faculty of Forestry organized a two-day orientation program on August 2-3, 2023, themed “Passion of Foresters Achieves Empowered Indonesia.” With this theme, the program aims to cultivate empowered young foresters with strong fighting spirit, social consciousness, environmental love, and critical thinking skills, equipping them with the necessary means to contribute significantly to the […].
The plan for relocating the capital city to Kalimantan Island was announced by President Joko Widodo back in 2019. The construction has been ongoing, and the new capital, Nusantara, was officially inaugurated in Sepaku, Penajam Paser Utara Regency, East Kalimantan Province.
UGM has opened the Edible Mushroom Research and Development Unit (UP2JK) at the Wood Processing Laboratory in the UGM Faculty of Forestry.
The UGM Faculty of Forestry is researching an alternative cultivation media for edible mushrooms (“baglog”), which traditionally utilizes waste from sengon wood.