Sutiyana: Leading cooperative with rapid business development

Sutiyana, a group leader in Tani Subur Village Unit Cooperative (KUD) in Pangkalan Tiga Village, Pangkalan Lada District, Central Kalimantan. For 13 years, Sutiyana, a man born in Boyolali, has led Tani Subur village unit cooperative (KUD) in Pangkalan Tiga Village, Pangkalan Lada District, West Kotawaringin, Central Kalimantan. His leadership helped KUD Tani Subur develop […]

Rosdiana: Regreen the Earth for Orangutan Habitat and Local Economy

Ibu Rosdiana, 50, a member of the restoration team in Tanjung Hanau Village in Seruyan, Central Kalimantan. The residents of Tanjung Hanau Village, Seruyan, Central Kalimantan, will have forest areas from the community-led restoration activities. Residents will plant saplings in an area with a total area of ​​10 hectares, which is part of the regency-scale […]

Sarbiyanto: Discipline is Key to RSPO Oil Palm Smallholders

Pak Sarbiyanto Sarbiyanto, a Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) certified oil palm farmer, began to change his ways of farming after he realized the importance of sustainability. He has faithfully adopted environmentally friendly practices when growing oil palm trees and harvesting Fresh Fruit Bunches (FFB). Sarbiyanto is one of the many farmers in Sukorejo […]

Hendriyono: A Portrait of Persistence and Optimism

Pak Hendriyono Hendriyono, a transmigrant who became an independent oil palm farmer in Suka Maju Village, Seruyan Regency, Central Kalimantan Province. Through training and certification programs, Hendriyono learned how to manage oil palm plantations sustainably, which minimizes the negative environmental and social impacts of the palm oil industry. Hendriyono, 49, was born and raised in […]