The Mosaik Initiative: Finding new models of small-scale rural production systems for nature and society

The Mosaik Initiative aims to protect and restore landscapes while improving the welfare of farmers and indigenous peoples. These landscapes are also the places where globally important commodities, such as oil palm, rubber and copra are produced. The Seruyan-Bedaun Landscape incorporates the two districts of Seruyan and Kotawaringin Barat, in Central Kalimantan, which also encompasses …

Unilever Partnership

Unilever Partnership for conservation, supply chain sustainability and sustainable economic development in Central Kalimantan Unilever has initiated a partnership with Yayasan Inobu to support Seruyan and Kotawaringin Barat to achieve sustainability commodity production in both districts. Through a jurisdictional approach, commodities should be produced in a way that protects forests and other ecosystems, reduces poverty …

Jurisdictional Certification of Palm Oil

What is the jurisdictional certification of palm oil? The jurisdictional certification of palm oil refers to the application of sustainability principles and criteria at the level of the jurisdiction. By certifying a jurisdiction, all actors in the palm oil supply chain — including independent smallholders, medium to industrial scale plantations, mills, traders and transporters — …

Terpercaya

The European Forest Institute’s EU REDD Facility and Inobu are leading a study that maps and screens jurisdictional approaches to demonstrating the sustainability of forest and agricultural production. The Terpercaya Study takes its name from the Indonesian word terpercaya, meaning ‘trustworthy’, as it aims to generate credible information and analysis. It should inform and improve …