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  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • South Sumatran government and IDH sign Memorandum of Understanding

    Today the South Sumatran Provincial governor Alex Noerdin and IDH director Joost Oorthuizen signed a Memorandum of Understanding at the IDH office in Utrecht. With the MoU in place, IDH…

    South Sumatran government and IDH sign Memorandum of Understanding
  • 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
  • Jokowi inaugurates 4,446 ha smallholder oil palm replanting

    The President of the Republic of Indonesia has inaugurated a program to replant 4,446 hectare of oil palm plantation for smallholder farmers in South Sumatra, part of the sustainable landscape…

    Jokowi inaugurates 4,446 ha smallholder oil palm replanting
  • 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
  • Meanwhile in Amsterdam…

    The Ministry of Development Cooperation and International Trade organized a one-day conference on aid and trade. The Dutch government chairs the EU in the coming six months and aid and…

    Meanwhile in Amsterdam…
  • 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
  • South Sumatra’s green growth plan officially launched

    During the Bonn Challenge in South Sumatra on 9-10 May, the South Sumatran governor, Alex Noerdin, officially presented his provincial green growth plan to the Ministry of Environment and Forestry.

    South Sumatra’s green growth plan officially launched