The Palm Scribe

Facing the Challenges Towards a Sustainable Indonesian Palm Oil

Despite the efforts and hard work of many in the Indonesian palm oil industry to make…

When being Adorable Costs Orangutan Their Freedom

After a long arduous journey by truck and boat in the oppressive heat of the tropics,…

Boycott the boycott

Supermarket chain Iceland Foods’ anti-palm oil Christmas campaign, which s become viral after it was banned…

Green Growth Development for Papua Province

Among the last remaining jungle-clad regions in Indonesia, the two easternmost provinces of Papua and West…

Black Campaign Against Palm Oil: Is it Appropriate?

The black campaign against the palm oil industry is a reflection of the fear of non-producing…

Greenpeace wants customary societies to be involved in Papua conservation

Papua, the last Indonesian frontier with a large swath of forests and rich in biodiversity,  needs…

West Papua Challenges in Becoming Conservation Province

West Papua is again committed to making 70% of its area a conservation area. This was…

ICBE 2018: West Papua Needs Incentives for Conservation

West Papua Province which declares itself as Conservation Province with Sustainable Development for Special Provincial Regulations…

What Do You Know About B20?

The Government inaugurated the use of 20-percent biodiesel or B20 on August 31, 2018, aiming to…

Is It The Final Countdown For The Anti-Palm Oil Faction?

The Greenpeace reports also fell into the trap of traditional grievances against palm oil that are…