From grass to glass
More milk means more money for the 100,000 small dairy farmers in Indonesia who are dependent on milk for their daily income. Read more
Delivering sustainable rural sanitation
SNV work with the Government to implement National Strategy for Community-based Total Sanitation to improve sanitation and hygiene coverage in rural areas from 38.5% to 55.5% by 2015. Read more
Converting waste to energy
There are more than 15 million cows and around 1.4 billion chickens in Indonesia. That’s a lot of waste! Read more
Increasing palm oil yield for small holder farmers
SNV is working together with Wageningen University in Jambi province, to increase yields and better manage smallholder oil palm fields. Read more
Around 70% of the population still rely on traditional fuels. SNV supports the Government target to produce 17 percent of total energy from renewable sources, including biogas by 2025. Indonesia’s rich supply of resources is under threat by over-exploitation and many homes are without reliable, sustainable energy. read more
40% of Indonesia’s population is employed in agriculture mostly in rural areas, home to nearly 60% of the country’s poor. Indonesia is one of the world’s largest producers of coffee, cocoa, spices, palm oil, rubber, coconut and cassava yet many small holder farmers struggle to make enough money to survive.read more
In Indonesia 100 million people don’t have access to a clean, working toilet and over 15% of deaths in children under five are because of diarrhoea. Every year, 1.4 million children world-wide die from diarrhoea caused by unclean water and poor sanitation. Despite rapid economic progress Indonesia is lagging behind its neighbours.read more
About SNV Indonesia
SNV officially opened its office doors in Indonesia in 2013, although we’ve been working here providing technical assistance to the HIVOS managed BIRU domestic biogas programme since 2009.
We believe it makes sense for SNV to work here as our areas of expertise align with some of the priorities of the Government of Indonesia. SNV has the technical expertise and broad experience in Asia to help support the Government to achieve their targets.
SNV Indonesia works in three main sectors: water and sanitation, renewable energy and agriculture as well as the cross-cutting issue of climate change. This is a strategic choice based on where we are most in demand and where we can make the most difference; and also where there is supportive government policy.
There are four key SNV principles that guide our approach:
By 2016 we will deliver a minimum of 10 projects across agriculture, WASH, renewable energy and climate change.
We are committed to:
We work in close partnership with the Ministry of Home Affairs