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Africa: Conservationists and Palm Oil Industry Should Collaborate to Protect Great Apes, Fragile Ecosystems – UN

April 6, 2017 |

allafrica.com Africa: Conservationists and Palm Oil Industry Should Collaborate to Protect Great Apes, Fragile Ecosystems – UN

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is advocating a collaboration between the international conservation community and palm oil developers in order to create … Read More

Palm Oil Watchdog Calls for Sustainable Ecosystem

April 6, 2017 |

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10 Nov 2016 — The non profit watchdog for the palm oil industry is urging NGOs, policy makers and academics to closely collaborate to achieve a sustainable palm oil ecosystem … Read More

No business as usual yet with IOI Corp, says Nestle SA

April 6, 2017 |

thesundaily.my No business as usual yet with IOI Corp, says Nestle SA

PETALING JAYA: Nestlé SA, which has phased out all existing contracts with IOI Corp Bhd, will not be resuming its commercial relationship with the Malaysian group any time … Read More

Palm oil body promises revamp amid credibility doubts

April 6, 2017 |

news.trust.org Palm oil body promises revamp amid credibility doubts Thomson Reuters Foundation Safety net of cash transfer payments helps persuade families that investing in girls makes good economic sense

By Isaiah Esipisu

LORENGELUP, Kenya, April 6 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – … Read More

W. Kalimantan Indigenous Groups Accuse Sime Darby of Land Grabs

April 6, 2017 |

jakartaglobe.beritasatu.com W. Kalimantan Indigenous Groups Accuse Sime Darby of Land Grabs | Jakarta Globe

Jakarta. Malaysian palm oil giant Sime Darby has been called out by a representative of indigenous communities for land-grabbing in Indonesia’s West Kalimantan province during the … Read More

More than 20 labor law violations by Indofood alleged in Indonesia

April 6, 2017 |

news.mongabay.com More than 20 labor law violations by Indofood alleged in Indonesia

Amid allegations of widespread abuses on its plantations, including the use of child labor, three NGOs this week lodged a formal complaint against Indonesian palm oil giant Indofood, … Read More

Scoring palm oil buyers on their sustainability commitments

April 6, 2017 |

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Scoring palm oil buyers on their sustainability commitments Eco-Business 2015 was supposed to be a big year for the palm oil industry — the year it proposed to reach a “tipping point” and begin predominantly producing and trading palm … Read More

RSPO in a spot again over IOI Corp case

February 2, 2017 |

theedgemarkets.com RSPO in a spot again over IOI Corp case

This article first appeared in The Edge Financial Daily

, on November 8, 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) has found itself in a difficult position … Read More

Palm oil’s green body comes under fire from activists

February 2, 2017 |

reuters.com Palm oil’s green body comes under fire from activists By Emily Chow | KUALA LUMPUR

KUALA LUMPUR Some activist groups are withdrawing support for the palm oil body that provides sustainability certificates for the industry, saying it is biased … Read More

Indigenous Voices In Asia – Malaysia: Sabah Resolution on Human Rights and Agribusiness in SouthEast Asia

February 2, 2017 |

iva.aippnet.org Indigenous Voices In Asia – Malaysia: Sabah Resolution on Human Rights and Agribusiness in SouthEast Asia admin 14976192_203846706725494_777999618_o-png

The participants of the 6th Regional Conference on Agribusiness and Human rights held in Sabah, Malaysia from November 1-4, 2016.

The … Read More