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  • PPI Compact signed: Aceh Tamiang to become sustainable production region as 1st step towards VSA

    Aceh Tamiang will improve Sustainable Palm Oil Yield by 30% through a PPI (Production, Protection, Inclusion) Compact as a first step towards Aceh Tamiang becoming a…

    PPI Compact signed: Aceh Tamiang to become sustainable production region as 1st step towards VSA
  • Reality check: How to make zero-deforestation pledges work for forests, economy and social inclusion – Blog

    Despite pledges and best efforts by companies and governments around the world to de-link palm oil, soy, timber, cocoa and other tropical commodities from illegal deforestation, forest loss continues at…

    Reality check: How to make zero-deforestation pledges work for forests, economy and social inclusion – Blog
  • Integrated landscape approach to support green growth in Indonesia

    Governor Cornelis is taking the lead in defining and implementing a low carbon green growth development model in Indonesia. Governor Cornelis is taking the lead in defining and implementing a…

    Integrated landscape approach to support green growth in Indonesia
  • Landscapes in Indonesia that IDH supports: Aceh, South Sumatra & West Kalimantan

    In 2016 IDH decided to move from focusing on segregated commodity supply chains to using a landscape approach to address sustainability at field level. We decided to do this because…

    Landscapes in Indonesia that IDH supports: Aceh, South Sumatra & West Kalimantan
  • IDH Forum: Driving Business Solutions for Sustainable Landscapes

    On February 9, over 100 participants from all over the globe gathered in Amsterdam to learn from each other how to build multi-stakeholder coalitions for sustainable landscapes where forests are…

    IDH Forum: Driving Business Solutions for Sustainable Landscapes
  • IDH supports the Fire Free Alliance to prevent forest fires in over 200 Indonesian villages

    At least 1.5 million hectares in various parts of Indonesia, are participating in community-based fire prevention initiatives, with commitment to extend in Malaysia. This is the 1st year result of…

    IDH supports the Fire Free Alliance to prevent forest fires in over 200 Indonesian villages
  • Verified Sourcing Areas: Reaching sustainability at scale

    This blog was originally posted on Global Landscapes Forum.   Optimizing sustainable production of agricultural commodities. Rising global demand for responsibly produced agricultural commodities means that businesses and governments in…

    Verified Sourcing Areas: Reaching sustainability at scale
  • Business Solutions for Landscapes

    February 9 the IDH Forum DRIVING BUSINESS SOLUTIONS FOR SUSTAINABLE LANDSCAPES was held in Amsterdam. Designed as a catalyzer for innovative solutions, over 100 high level representatives from 11…

    Business Solutions for Landscapes
  • Biodiversity makes business sense: International Day for Biological Diversity

    The Leuser ecosystem is one of the only places in the world where orangutans, elephants, tigers, sun bears and rhinos co-exist in the wild. In the buffer zone of the Leuser Ecosystem in Aceh Tamiang, local smallholders and communities are restoring degraded lands by planting fruit trees, vegetables and hardwood trees. This contributes to increased biodiversity while providing alternative income sources for the smallholders.

    Biodiversity makes business sense: International Day for Biological Diversity
  • New resource: A look at IDH’s approach to building sustainable landscapes

    How can we address deforestation, water depletion and other natural resource management issues while improving farmer and community livelihoods on a large scale? We must ensure that agricultural production is…

    New resource: A look at IDH’s approach to building sustainable landscapes