Environmental activists hailed on Tuesday Indonesia's ban on converting peatlands into plantations but said enforcement was critical to reducing annual fires that shroud parts of Southeast Asia in.. VOA News
You probably recognize many of the companies on the first of the two lists we'll be examining today - like Colgate Palmolive, L'Oréal, and McDonald's, which are household names. You might not know the.. Huffington Post
Global consumer companies, including Unilever, Nestle, Kellogg and Procter & Gamble, have sourced palm oil from Indonesian plantations where labour abuses were uncovered, according to Amnesty.. Source: Rumble -
Indigenous tribes deep in the Sumatran jungle have been kicked off their land by plantation owners and eek a meager existence on the outskirts of society. But they say they have a way to help combat.. Source: Time -
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia has strengthened its moratorium on converting peat swamps to plantations in a move a conservation research group says will help prevent annual fires and.. SeattlePI.com
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Kevin Rabinovitch stands straight and speaks in clear, clipped tones - more like a naval officer than a corporate quant - as, on the screen.. Huffington Post
Palm oil producers in Indonesia are committing gross labor abuses, according to human rights group Amnesty International. The group accuses the world’s biggest producer, Wilmar, of using child labor.. VOA News