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  • Fund to Protect five million hectares Tropical Forests and Trigger 1,6 billion USD Private Investments Launched in Davos

    IDH is incorporating a large Fund to work with investors, companies and local authorities on deforestation-free jurisdictions, and responsibly produced commodities like palm oil, pulp & paper, beef, soy and…

    Fund to Protect five million hectares Tropical Forests and Trigger 1,6 billion USD Private Investments Launched in Davos
  • Sustainable palm oil use in Europe

    Europe is the main importer of sustainable palm oil. A monitoring report by ESPO, EPOA and the RSPO shows that in 2015, 2 million mass balance and segregated RSPO certified…

    Sustainable palm oil use in Europe
  • 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
  • Dutch government visits Indonesia

    As part of a Dutch trade mission to Indonesia in November, IDH moderated a discussion on sustainable palm oil with among others Minister Lukita (Min. of Trade of Indonesia) and…

    Dutch government visits Indonesia
  • No palm oil is no solution – sustainable palm oil is

    In Europe, there is a growing negative image of palm oil which is leading towards a movement to boycott palm oil instead of using sustainable palm oil. ESPO, IDH’s European…

    No palm oil is no solution – sustainable palm oil is
  • The future of sustainability within the Palm Oil industry

    Think of palm oil, and it’s likely that the forests and swamps of west Africa and Southeast Asia spring to mind. More specifically, at least if you are in Western…

    The future of sustainability within the Palm Oil industry
  • Supporting South Sumatra to become a RSPO certified jurisdiction

    In early November, the IDH team visited the 14th annual round table on sustainable palm oil (RSPO RT). Although as a certification neutral organisation IDH is not an RSPO member,…

    Supporting South Sumatra to become a RSPO certified jurisdiction
  • Norwegian industry joins commitment for 100% sustainable palm oil

    The Norwegian Initiative for Sustainable Palm Oil has signed the Commitment to Support: 100% Sustainable Palm Oil in Europe by 2020. At the European Palm Oil Conference, the Norwegian Initiative for…

    Norwegian industry joins commitment for 100% sustainable palm oil
  • No palm oil is no solution – sustainable palm oil is

    Moving towards sustainable palm oil in Europe creates an incentive to make the global palm oil supply more sustainable. NGOs like Greenpeace and Conservation International support the sourcing of credible,…

    No palm oil is no solution – sustainable palm oil is
  • Norway endorses Amsterdam Palm Oil Declaration

    Norway Prime Minister Erna Solberg declared governmental support to the Commitment to Support 100% Sustainable Palm Oil in Europe today at the Oslo REDD Exchange by signing the Amsterdam Palm…

    Norway endorses Amsterdam Palm Oil Declaration