September 19, 2019
US NGO: WWF concession should be sealed permanently
“The government intervention here is necessary. The concession should remain sealed permanently. We’ve done a big investigation into PT ABT. Mega problems remain there..."
September 17, 2019
WWF company, govt deliver stances on sealed concession
The Indonesian forestry authorities reaffirmed that the legal process underway against the WWF concession is due to violations in the implementation of its obligations...
September 16, 2019
Authorities respond to Sime Darby and IOI denials
"The sealing of a burned location is part of the law enforcement process. We will apply multi-layered law enforcement, at the administrative, civil and criminal levels. This process continues."
September 14, 2019
WWF concession sealed due to forest, land fires
The Indonesian Environment and Forestry Ministry sealed a WWF-Indonesia ecosystem restoration concession (PT ABT) yesterday (Sep 13) due to the company's inability to prevent forest and land fires at its concession...
September 13, 2019
Malaysian concessions at fault for fires and haze sealed
A number of Malaysian palm oil companies have been sealed by the Indonesian Environment and Forestry Ministry because of on-the-ground evidence of their failure to prevent forest and land fires in their concessions...
September 9, 2019
RI: Malaysia’s transboundary haze complaints unacceptable
“This is the second time that Malaysian authorities have been shouting about transboundary haze coming into their territory from Indonesia, but this information simply isn’t true. This time it's just the same."