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By creating incentives for sustainable production, the Terpercaya approach has the potential to resolve the trade-offs between commodity production and environmental protection, including the production of palm oil. The approach relies on synergies between government authorities and different actors to achieve common goals. Democratically elected local governments play a central role as they have both […]

Indonesia Is the Largest Sustainable Palm Oil Producer

Indonesia was the largest sustainable palm oil producer in the world in 2019, according to the 2019 Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) Impact Report. The increasing demand for sustainable palm oil should be seen as an opportunity instead of a threat. Can Terpercaya be a new narrative for communicating sustainable palm oil?  Learn more […]

Ecosystem Restoration Seruyan District

Tanjung Rangas is one of the pilot villages for community-based ecosystem restoration in Seruyan District. It is adjacent to Tanjung Puting National Park which is one of the main habitats for Bornean orangutans. Every year, recurrent land fires occur in the village due to damage to the surrounding ecosystem. 423.000 hectares of land including the […]