Launched of the World Environment Movement
(09/16) World Environment
Movement, a social movement, officially launched on the eve of the
summit International Film Festival for Peace, Inspiration and
Equality. Minister of Environment and Forestry, Siti Nurbaya Bakar,
Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Rudiantara,
Minister of Public Works and Housing, Basuki Hadimuljono, Mrs. Liy
Wahid, kings and queens from the archipelago of Indonesia,
international filmmakers, Indonesian top leading artists, activists,
and humanists launch the movement together.
World Environment Movement is a social movement aimed to create
public awareness about the importance of healthy and nurtured
environment for humanity and peace, for there is no peace without
humanity and environment, and vice versa.
Minister of Environment and Forests said that Indonesia should take
the leading position in the campaign of environment, also take this
problem very serious. All parties, especially media and the creative
world are spearheading to build this awareness.
Minister of Public Works and Housing People, who was pleased to be
part of the event, said that it is very important to keep the
environment in a good and nurtured condition.
During the same event, Rudiantara, the Minister of Communications
and Information Technology of Indonesia, congratulates the winning
filmmakers who received the award at the International Film
Festivals celebrated by the Ministry of Environment and Forests (KLHK)
carrying the theme "Environment for Peace and Humanity".
Shinya Watanabe of Japan, a museum curator and artist films, gives
appreciation for Indonesia's initiative in the Environment Movement.
This was strengthened after Shinya, who is currently domiciled in
Germany visited the Museum Ministry of Environment and Forestry with
other colleagues from 11 countries.