Which key interventions can trigger a systemic net-zero transition in Indonesia?

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This briefing presents a list of opportunities for international finance to speed up net-zero transitions in Indonesia, one of the world’s largest emitters of greenhouse gas emissions. It looks at key opportunities to overcome the largest bottleneck for Indonesia to achieve net-zero emissions: structural and coordination issues.


Structural issues relating to the partial and separate management of Net Zero Emission sectors are the largest bottleneck for Indonesia to achieve net-zero emissions. However, opportunities arise to respond to these challenges from new emerging trends namely blended finance, a Just Transition for all (starting with the energy sector) and multi-level engagement and coordination, especially at the sub-national level.


This briefing was authored by Yustina Octifanny and Aidy Halimanjaya (both Dala Institute) as part of the Net Zero Political Economy project. The project received financial support from the ClimateWorks Foundation. The briefing is the work of the authors and does not necessarily represent the views of Climate Strategies or ClimateWorks Foundation.