Impacts > Sustainable Business > Footprints - On-going

SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS

We create a business model that is economically
viable, socially beneficial and environmentally
sustainable by involving local communities (local
farmers), intermediary financing body, and inclusive
businesses to ensure the sustainability of resources
management and trading.

SOBI
(SOSIAL BISNIS INDONESIA)

We work closely with PT. Sosial Bisnis Indonesia (SOBI) in promoting and connecting sustainable wood-derived products to fulfil the market demands. SOBI would act as a market hub for connecting the cooperatives commodities to market retails and providing the assessment toward a log certification (FSC) by means of shared ownership and sustainable management to ensure the fair prices on market.

BADAN LAYANAN UMUM PUSAT P2H
KEMENTERIAN LINGKUNGAN HIDUP DAN KEHUTANAN

We partner with BLU in terms of loan provider to cooperatives members corresponding to the delayed period of tree cutting warranted on the vegetation planted, so the economical demands and sustainable-based principles are met. In this circumstance, we act as a community development specialist which provides the local community empowerment through cooperatives establishment to facilitate the sustainable-based logging in a more economically viable way. Hence, community groups that were formed during that initiative is solid and ready to adopt & implement further the community logging model.

WHAT ARE OUR ROLES IN SUPPORTING
THE BUSINESS VIABILITY?

Telapak thrives the value proposition into the stages of
socialization, organization, and facilitation to prepare local
communities in managing the natural resources.

Socialization

Telapak as a facilitator to conduct seminars, workshops and
trainings to increase the local community’s understanding of the
community logging coop model to be implemented further

Organization

Telapak forms the core team which would later on be the coop’s
organizing body by with implanting the concept of organization, its
constitution, and why it is needed.

Facilitation

Telapak facilitates the socialization of local representatives to
socialize the establishment of cooperative involving the
enlargement of members through recruitment process and the aid
of technical operation related to forest management according to
FSC standards