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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
  • Press Release: Cargill Tropical Palm and IDH working together to help independent Indonesian palm oil smallholders increase yields sustainably

    More than 8,900 independent smallholders to be trained in good agricultural practice as part of Cargill’s commitments to smallholder inclusion Jakarta, 30 September 2020 – Cargill has signed an…

    Press Release: Cargill Tropical Palm and IDH working together to help independent Indonesian palm oil smallholders increase yields sustainably
  • Sustainable palm oil in Europe: Recap from SPOD2020

    Together with RSPO and the European Palm Oil Alliance, we hosted a virtual Sustainable Palm Oil Dialogue (SPOD). Hugo Schally, DG Environment of the European Commission opened the event by…

    Sustainable palm oil in Europe: Recap from SPOD2020
  • Driving sustainable palm oil

    Last week we hosted, together with RSPO and European Palm Oil Alliance, a virtual Sustainable Palm Oil Dialogue. Because this new digital format was not dependent of a physical space,…

    Driving sustainable palm oil
  • Latest data shows 86% of palm oil imported to Europe sustainable

    The latest data report published by EPOA and IDH is showing that, in 2019, some 86% of European palm oil imports was sustainable. Highlighting progress in the work towards…

    Latest data shows 86% of palm oil imported to Europe sustainable
  • Fedepalma and IDH sign €1.2 million co-financing agreement for sustainable palm oil in Colombia

    Fedepalma and IDH – the Sustainable Trade Initiative signed on 25 August a co-financing agreement to confirm their commitment to strengthening the sustainable production of Colombian palm oil, in an online ceremony hosted from Bogota (Colombia), with Cenipalma as technical partner.With an investment of around 5 billion dollars, this represents the beginning of a plan with significant potential for the palm oil industry and for the country.

    Fedepalma and IDH sign €1.2 million co-financing agreement for sustainable palm oil in Colombia
  • USD $30 million investment to protect forests and make Indonesian palm oil more sustainable

    Impact investment fund &Green has committed a 10-year loan of USD $30 million to Indonesian oil palm company PT Dharma Satya Nusantara Tbk (DSNG) to bring palm oil production up to international sustainability standards, make the palm oil supply chain more traceable and protect forests. The landscape protection plan of the transaction is focused on seven subsidiaries based in East Kalimantan (Indonesia), where DSNG has 75% of its mature palm oil plantations and most its mills.

    USD $30 million investment to protect forests and make Indonesian palm oil more sustainable
  • The Sustainable Palm Oil Dialogue Europe 2020

    Together with the European Palm Oil Alliance (EPOA) and RSPO, IDH is pleased to announce that the ‘Sustainable Palm Oil Dialogue – Europe: Addressing the Challenges of 2020…

    The Sustainable Palm Oil Dialogue Europe 2020
  • Palm oil demand in India

    Recent news reports show palm oil production-side challenges and supply chain disruptions in the wake of the COVID-19 global pandemic, which are set to significantly impact prices and/or volumes available…

    Palm oil demand in India
  • COVID19: On-site measures to support workers and neighboring communities

    In case you missed it- webinar recording now available With a growing concern about the impact of COVID19 on health, food security and livelihoods, IDH and Mirova…

    COVID19: On-site measures to support workers and neighboring communities