Search
Search Only:
Total: 50 results found.
Page 1 of 3

Orangutan forest update relevant to Greenpeace

... spatial team, there was no change in the forest cover between the end of May and WED 2019 (Jun 5), with more than 80% of the MPK logging concession still composed of relatively intact peat forests.  ...

Over 1000 orangutans remain ahead of World Environment Day

... was composed of relatively intact peat forests. A spatial analysis using high-resolution satellite images prepared by the foresthints.news spatial team has confirmed that, as of the end of May this year, ...

RSPO takes move, listed company stops deforestation

... in clearing West Papua’s HCS forests, including the draining of the peat ecosystem. Greenomics has also demonstrated that HCS deforestation in another spot in one of the ANJT concessions was discontinued ...

APRIL ends acacia sourcing from HCS deforester

... of APRIL’s efforts, do not comply (with APRIL’s sustainability policy)”.  Greenomics countered, however, that APRIL continues to source acacia fiber from the Djarum group which is developing peat domes, ...

Earthworm members mired in orangutan peat forest loss

PALM OIL NEWS January 30, 2019 Earthworm members mired in orangutan peat forest loss  JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - As of late January this year, peat forests inhabited by the Bornean orangutan ...

Apical, Mondelez still at fault for orangutan habitat loss

... engaged with the ongoing devastation and peat drainage of the habitat of the critically-endangered Bornean orangutan in one of Indonesia’s peat restoration priority provinces.  Apical (Asian Agri group), ...

New sanction imposed as NDPE policy still on paper only

... palm oil buyers and traders that have already adopted a No Deforestation, No Peat, and No Exploitation (NDPE) policy have yet to change their corporate culture in that their supply chains remain linked ...

RSPO investigating member clearing HCS forests

... with the draining of a peat ecosystem even after President Joko Widodo banned such practices in early December 2016, as earlier reported by foresthints.news (Oct 24).   Global palm oil buyers, such as ...

New peat drainage continues in Indonesian priority provinces

PALM OIL NEWS December 5, 2018 New peat drainage continues in Indonesian priority provinces  JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - New drainage of peatlands for the expansion of palm oil plantations ...

HCV signboards in pulpwood concession go missing

... in West Kalimantan’s Kubu Raya regency, marking high conservation value (HCV) areas, have been torn down.  The signboards were removed after evidence of illegal peat forest clearing in this supposed ...

Decision made over APRIL supply chain evidence

... Siti Nurbaya demanded that palm oil and pulp & paper companies which have declared zero deforestation and no peat exploitation in their supply chains truly comply with their commitments on the ground ...

Mars asks ADM to remove Papua deforester from supply chain

... peat forests, for palm oil expansion despite the recent imposition of a new palm oil expansion moratorium by President Joko Widodo (Sep 19).  In addition to Mars, Nestlé has also asked its direct suppliers ...

Govt exposes razing of peat forests by global CPO supplier

PALM OIL NEWS October 12, 2018 Govt exposes razing of peat forests by global CPO supplier  JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - Another ground-based check has been conducted by the Indonesian Ministry ...

New Papua deforestation seen as a real test for Nestle

...  Blacklisted? Nestlé has made a recent announcement stating that it plans to blacklist suppliers that are still linked to deforestation and peat destruction. Proof of this, however, is awaited. In ...

Peat forests continue to disappear in APP’s HCV areas

PULP & PAPER NEWS October 3, 2018 Peat forests continue to disappear in APP’s HCV areas  JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - The remaining peat forests lying in an Asia Pulp and Paper (APP)-controlled ...

Minister underlines key points of new palm oil moratorium

... gave a reminder of how much effort her ministry has put in to enforcing improved peat governance, in particular by trying to end new peat development, since the President placed a ban on any new draining ...

GAMA Plantation ceases new peat development

PALM OIL NEWS August 13, 2018 GAMA Plantation ceases new peat development  JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - Satellite data has confirmed that after the Indonesian Environment and Forestry Ministry ...

Papua’s vanishing forests linked to TFT, RSPO members

... HCS forests.  In late January this year, Indonesian Environment and Forestry Minister Siti Nurbaya cautioned companies which have declared their supply chains to be free of deforestation and peat destruction ...

Official letter warns Salim Group companies over peat violations

PALM OIL NEWS June 26, 2018  Official letter warns Salim Group companies over peat violations  JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - The Indonesian Environment and Forestry Ministry has sent an official ...

Indonesian authorities refute Greenpeace orangutan claim

... the majority of the concession concerned still consists of relatively intact peat forests. The ministry’s forceful dismissal of Greenpeace’s claim was conveyed by the Ministry’s Nature Conservation and ...

United Kingdom gambling site click here