The Palm Scribe

Major Hurdles to Palm Oil Smallholders Certification

Accelerating Indonesia’s palm oil sector is urgent amid the relentless pressure from overseas, but many observers…

Certification of Palm Oil Smallholders Needs to be Pushed

Without government investment and the support of large companies, a program to certify palm oil plantations…

Land Swap Policy is Legalized Deforestation, Environmental Groups Say

land swap for protected peatland located inside concessions awarded to companies only encourages deforestation besides being…

Greenpeace Touts Social Forestry as Solution to Prevent Deforestation in Papua

social forestry scheme needed to be applied by the government across Papua because customary communities, which…

Government Pushes Palm Oil Waste as Fish Feed 

“The utilization of palm oil waste can reduce the use of protein from the fish meal…

Indonesia Boost Domestic Biodiesel Consumption in 2018

Indonesia is keen to increase its biodiesel consumption, which is produced with Crude Palm Oil. It…

Grand Strategies for Indonesia Palm Oil Development

Palm oil industry is one of the biggest sources of income for Indonesia and it still…

Shaping the Future with Palm Oil Smallholders

The importance of providing this guidance and assistance to the smallholder as it will help them…

GAPKI: 4 Steps to Strengthen Palm Oil Industry

GAPKI Executive Drector Danang Girindrawardana, was quoted in a report carried on the association’s website, as…