Timebomb’: Fires devastate tig...

Nov 20, 2019 by

Another heavy fire season in Indonesia has taken a toll on the country’s remaining forest. In Sembilang National Park, on the island of Sumatra, fires raged into primary forest that provides vital habitat for critically endangered Sumatran tigers and elephants.

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Indonesian flooding disaster b...

Aug 8, 2019 by

TAPUWATU, Indonesia — Muhammad Arfa says he thinks a miracle saved his home.

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Cargill promised to end defore...

Jul 8, 2019 by

In 2014, the world’s largest agribusiness, Cargill, announced it would stop buying palm oil, rubber, and other commodities from farmers who cut down forests to grow their crops.

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How to ensure sustainable palm...

Jul 3, 2019 by

Palm oil is the most widely consumed vegetable oil on the planet.

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High-income countries are driv...

Jun 17, 2019 by

Consumer demand for meat, soy, palm oil, and more has resulted in 60% of primate species facing extinction.

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We Need To Talk About Palm Oil

Dec 24, 2018 by

We eat it, clean our homes and bodies with it and even fuel our cars with it. But our insatiable demand for palm oil is wreaking havoc on the planet — and our climate.

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Tell Pepsi’s CEO Indra N...

Sep 12, 2018 by

Pepsi’s palm-oil record is ugly.

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INDONESIAN PRESIDENT ANNOUNCES...

Apr 22, 2016 by

[Translate] Many have criticized Indonesia‘s largely unsustainable palm oil industry for several reasons, including deforestation....

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Environment Rainforest Activis...

Mar 11, 2016 by

[Translate] The move over palm oil sends a powerful message to investors: unethical companies pose too great a risk. By Reynard Loki...

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Starbucks’ Deforestation...

Dec 18, 2015 by

[Translate] The world’s largest coffeehouse company needs to wake up and smell the coffee. By Elliot Negin / The Huffington...

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INDONESIA’S WILDFIRES AR...

Oct 24, 2015 by

[Translate] An eye-popping amount of greenhouse gas issues from the thousands of blazes in the Southeast Asian country. Smoke rises...

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HOW PALM OIL PRODUCTION IS TIE...

Jul 7, 2015 by

[Translate] The cultivation of palm oil is responsible for polluted rivers, vanishing forests and the displacement of communities. By...

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WORLD’S FORESTS ARE FRAG...

Jun 30, 2015 by

[Translate]   By David Edwards, The Conversation | News Analysis   Much of the Earth was once cloaked in vast forests, from the...

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PALM OIL – KEY INGREDIEN...

Jun 23, 2015 by

[Translate] BY CASEY COATES DANSON Palm Oil is the leading driver of tropical deforestation affecting indigenous people in Indonesia,...

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REMEMBER THAT BULLDOZED RAINFO...

Jun 15, 2015 by

[Translate] Shutterstock By Nathanael Johnson   GRIST A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about a patch of Indonesian rainforest that was...

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