Plantations and Poverty: Notes from a village deep in oil palm territory

New DTE publication, by Betty Tiominar. Palm oil is being presented as an answer to poverty and unemployment by Indonesia's government. However the reality in the field shows otherwise. ...

Story - carolyn - 04/15/2011 - 09:23 - 1 attachment

CSOs tell EU to ‘stop grabbing Indonesia’s land for biofuels’

A crucial vote on biofuels in the European Parliament on September 11th 2013 has failed to fix a flawed policy which is driving deforestation, landgrabbing and human rights abuses ...

Story - carolyn - 01/10/2014 - 08:45 - 0 attachments