The Palm Scribe

Oil Palm Labor Coalition Calls for Halt to Discrimination Against Female Plantation Workers

The Coalition of Oil Palm Labor is marking International Women Day by calling for the Indonesian…

NGO Welcomes PepsiCo’s Updated Commitment to Sustainable Palm Oil

Rainforest Action Network (RAN) is airing appreciation of the updated commitment to sustainable palm oil of…

PepsiCo Updates its Commitments to Promote Sustainable Palm Oil Production.

The world’s second largest food and drink company PepsiCo, has come out with a renewed commitment…

Mandatory B30 Policy Benefits Palm Oil Players, Government.

The implementation of the Mandatory B30 policy, requiring a 30 percent mixture of palm oil-based biofuel…

NGO Joins Calls for Cooperation In Palm Oil Sector

An Indonesian civil society group, MADANI Berkelanjutan, on Tuesday (18/2) called on all stakeholders in the…

Oil Palm Labor Coalition Airs Rejection of Planned Omnibus Law

The Coalition of Oil Palm Labor is airing its rejection of the Omnibus Law on Employment…

Indonesia, Malaysia Need to Agree on Single Sustainable Palm Oil Standard.

Indonesia and Malaysia, the world’s two top palm oil producers accounting for some 85 percent of…

Palm Oil Bosses and ‘toxic’ NGOs: Goliath whining about David

I always find it laughable when corporations blame the bad publicity they receive on “black campaigns”…

Is Indonesia Ready to Produce Healthier Palm Oil?

The European Union has already passed a regulation setting a ceiling for the content of glycidyl…

A Throwback to Suharto days with journalist’s detention in Central Kalimantan 

Reading news reports on what had befallen an American citizen working for the environmental news portal…