The Palm Scribe

Environmental activists: Coordination and Leadership Sorely Lacking in Implementation of Palm Oil Moratorium

Lack of coordination and leadership, both at the national level and in the regions have been…

RSPO’s Grievance Mechanism Provides Checks & Balances for Stakeholders

It’s definitely not easy to govern a multi-stakeholder organization such as the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm…

The Jurisdictional Approach in Palm Oil Production: The Case of Central Kalimantan

Pangkalan Bun, Central Kalimantan – The Indonesian province of Central Kalimantan is carving itself a distinction…

Indonesian Students Turn Oil Palm Bunches to Diabetic Bandages

Some people might think that complex problems need complex solutions. But for those trying to do…

Think-tank Calls on European Parliament, Commission to Protect Citizens from Fake News on Palm Oil

ForFreeChoice, an Italy-based think-tank is calling on the European Parliament and Commission to step in and…

From Coca to Cacao, The Transformation of Chazuta

The Palm Scribe Content Manager, Bhimanto Suwastoyo, was selected by the UNDP’s Good Growth Journalism Initiative…

Indonesian Banks Play Important Roles in Achieving Palm Oil Sustainability

As demand for sustainable financing grows, Indonesian banks are trying to contribute to the battle against…

UNDP picks The Palm Scribe to join Sustainability Training and Good Growth Conference in Peru

The UNDP has selected The Palm Scribe as one of two Asian media organizations to attend…

Palm Oil Sustainability: Whose Business Is It?

Environmentalists and lately the European Commission have been relentless in attacking the palm oil industry in…

Indonesian Palm Oil Industry Needs a Specific National Authority

Considering the importance of palm oil for the Indonesian economy and also its significant role in fighting…