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Enforcement & monitoring needed in palm oil sector

oil palm fruits crop

Wancino is the focal point for Indonesia’s Independent Forest Monitoring Network (JPIK) in Central Kalimantan (Kalteng) Province. The network carries out checks on logging concessions...

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Palm oil plantation crime drives illegal logging in Indonesia

Deforestation for oil palm plantation in Kalteng, Indonesia, in September 2013 (c) EIA

JAKARTA: The clear-cutting of forests to make way for oil palm plantations is driving a wave of illegal logging in Indonesia, fundamentally undermining efforts to...

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New Euro waste & air quality rules must not be scrapped

Circular Economy

According to leaked documents, the European Commission’s new Vice-President Frans Timmermans plans to scrap innovative proposals to increase recycling and reduce waste as well as...

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Wenzhou circus tiger case exposes flaws in China’s trade

Siberian tiger discovered by police, via Shanghaiist-dot-com crop

Thousands of tigers are held in captivity throughout China and South-East Asia, many destined to be butchered for their meat and bones, their skins turned...

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