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28 January 2019

Agroforestry and Its Contribution Towards Achieving SDGs

Oil Palm factory worker - picking fruits.

The Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Stockholm and KTH Royal Institute of Technology are delighted to invite you to seminar on “Agroforestry and Its Contribution Towards Achieving SDGs”. At this seminar, we will explore the challenges and opportunities to implement sustainable agroforestry practices. We discuss what actions have been taken by the producing countries and the role of global partnership to achieve the SDGs. The program includes high-profile guest speakers from the governments, industries, NGOs and researchers. The seminar will conclude with lunch and networking opportunities. We look forward to meet you in the seminar. 

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08.00 – Registration

08.30 – Opening Session

  • Chairman of the Board, KTHRoyal Institute of Technology, Mr. Ulf Ewaldsson
  • Representative oftheCoordinating Ministry for Economic Affairs, Republic of Indonesia
  • Representative of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Kingdom of Sweden

09.15 – 1st Panel: Challenges and Opportunities on Achieving SDGs

  • Moderator: H.E. Bagas Hapsoro, Embassy of The Republic of Indonesia in Stockholm
  • Representative ofSwedish International Development Agency (SIDA)
  • Mansuetus Darto, National Coordinator, Indonesia Oil Palm Smallholders Union
  • Francis X. Johnson, PhD, Senior Research Fellow, Stockholm Environment Institute
  • Margot Logman, Secretary General, European Palm Oil Alliance
  • Questions and Answers

10.30 – 2nd Panel: Actions Taken by the Industries on Achieving SDGs

  • Moderator: Prof. Semida Silveira, KTH Royal Institute of Technology
  • Katarina Rosenqvist,Program Manager Sustainability, Swedish Food Retailers’ Federation
  • Gustav Melin, Managing Director, Svebio
  • Representative of Plantation Industry
  • Fumi Harahap, Researcher, KTH Royal Institute of Technology
  • Questions and Answers

11.10 – 3rd Panel: International Experiences on Achieving SDGs

  • Moderator: Prof. Semida Silveira, KTH Royal Institute of Technology
  • NGO representative from Sweden
  • Representatives of Palm Oil Producing Countries (Indonesia, Colombia, Nigeria, Malaysia)
  • Johan Lunabba, Senior Vice President Sustainability, Stora Enso
  • Representative ofSwedish National Food Agency
  • Representative of Swedish Board of Agriculture
  • Questions and Answers

12.25 – Closing remarks

  •  H.E. Mr. Bagas Hapsoro, Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia to the Kingdom of Sweden

12.30 – Lunch


From 28 January 2019 at 08:00 to 28 January 2019 at 12:30


KTH Royal Institute of Technology, THS (Tekniska Högskolans Studentkår)
Drottning Kristinas väg 15, 100 44 Stockholm