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  • 5 landscape protection stories for International Forest Day

    Today is International Day of Forests! To celebrate, we highlight five initiatives that showcase the power of landscape approaches in tackling commodity-driven deforestation. Forests hold the key…

    5 landscape protection stories for International Forest Day
  • Europe on its way to achieving 100% sustainable palm oil

    Europe imports 69% CSPO for food. European food industry uses 60% CSPO. A new monitoring report by the European Sustainable Palm Oil (ESPO) project shows that there is a growing…

    Europe on its way to achieving 100% sustainable palm oil
  • 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
  • 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
  • Liberia launches public-private cooperation to improve livelihoods and protect forests

    MONROVIA: The Liberian government has announced the first steps in an ambitious plan to work with leading international companies to improve smallholder productivity and livelihoods, while conserving the country’s forests…

    Liberia launches public-private cooperation to improve livelihoods and protect forests
  • Kpanyan (Liberia) prepares for sustainable investment with new land use plan

    To claim legal rights to the land they live on, communities and stakeholders in Kpanyan (Liberia) have developed a Land Use Plan that accounts for the interests of all members of society.

    Kpanyan (Liberia) prepares for sustainable investment with new land use plan
  • South East Liberia: The power of dialogue to drive commitment to green growth

    Participants of a multi-stakeholder dialogue in Sinoe County, South East Liberia, have approved a joint declaration to create a green growth plan for the region. The commitment followed two days…

    South East Liberia: The power of dialogue to drive commitment to green growth
  • Norway partners with IDH to conserve forests

    Today NORAD (The Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation) signed an agreement with IDH to support ISLA in three countries to help delink commodity production from deforestation. The agreement involves funding…

    Norway partners with IDH to conserve forests
  • GVL, government and IDH reach out to communities for forest protection in Liberia

    The Government of Liberia, the palm oil company Golden Veroleum Liberia (GVL), and IDH are reaching out to rural communities in a series of workshops to engage them in our…

    GVL, government and IDH reach out to communities for forest protection in Liberia
  • 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