Palm oil

Still Permitting Crime

Still Permitting Crime

A joint report by EIA and JPIK exposing how timber logged illegally in and around a rogue oil palm plantation is being certified legal under Indonesia’s flagship timber certification system.…

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Who Watches the Watchmen?

Who Watches the Watchmen?

An exposé of critical failures in the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) certification system seeking to assure consumers that the palm oil they buy is sustainable. .

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Banking on Extinction

Banking on Extinction

A briefing on how leading bank HSBC is bankrolling unsustainable plantation expansion which is systematically destroying forests crucial to the survival of the Bornean orangutan and other endangered species. .

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Testing the Law

Testing the Law

A report highlighting the criminal activities of an oil palm plantation company operating in Kalimantan, Indonesia, and the failures of various levels of government to properly investigate and prosecute. .…

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The Politics of Extinction

The Politics of Extinction

A report on the threat posed to the last remaining populations of orangutans by illegal logging and the conversion of forest land to oil palm plantations. .

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