Palembang

Indonesia

1,440,000

Population

Other cities in Indonesia

Introduction to the city

Mayor Photo_PalembangPalembang is the capital of South Sumatra province, strategically located a 50 minute flight from both Singapore and Jakarta with an economy based on industry, trade and services.  It is well noted both nationally and regionally for its solid waste management, having won the inaugural ASEAN ESC Award for Indonesia in 2008.  Under the ASEAN ESC Model Cities Programme Palembang implemented model waste banks within the city as a part of community level waste management activities.

(Photo: H. Eddy Santana Putra, Mayor of Palembang City)


city vision

Palembang Bersih, Aman Rapi, Indah (Clean, Safe, Neat, Beautiful)


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Palembang’s Waste Bank Workshop

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Indonesia’s 1st National Steering Committee Meeting

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City resources

Indonesia, Palembang and Surabaya Year 1 Flyer

This flyer introduces the cities of Palembang and Surabaya and shows their activities under Year 1 of the ASEAN ESC Model Cities Programme.

This flyer introduces the cities of Palembang and Surabaya and shows their activities under Year 1 of the ASEAN ESC Model Cities Programme.