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31 Mar 2017 LVC
Peasants' houses in Mekar Jaya - the ''hometown of agrarian reform'' in Indonesia - razed down by a plantation firm
Less than 72 hours after President Joko Widodo's orders to implement the agrarian reform through land redistribution, peasant families of Mekar Jaya Village in Langkat District of North Sumatera Province in Indonesia were in for a rude shock.
28 Mar 2017 Eco-Business
Report finds a million “missing hectares” in palm oil industry
A new report by the Zoological Society of London has found inconsistencies in how palm oil companies report on land in their concessions, leaving almost a million hectares of land unaccounted for and exposed to the risk of deforestation.
27 Mar 2017 WRI
Logging, mining, and agricultural concessions data transparency: A survey of 14 forested countries
Report gives an overview of the availability of information for land concessions in Brazil, Canada, Cambodia, Colombia, Indonesia, Liberia, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mexico, Myanmar, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Republic of the Congo, and Russia.
26 Mar 2017 RTS
Un accaparement des terres ravageur
Aux quatre coins de la planète, des millions dʹhectares de terre sont loués ou achetés par de grandes firmes. Entretien avec Maryline Bisilliat, de "Pain pour le Prochain".
07 Mar 2017 swissinfo
«Non esiste una produzione di olio di palma sostenibile su scala industriale»
Delle banche svizzere sono implicate nel controverso commercio di olio di palma in Indonesia, denunciano due organizzazioni umanitarie elvetiche.
07 Mar 2017 swissinfo
«Il n’existe pas de production d’huile de palme industrielle durable»
Des banques suisses sont impliquées dans le commerce controversé de l'huile de palme en Indonésie, dénoncent deux organisations d’entraide helvétiques.
06 Mar 2017 cath.ch
Action de Carême et Pain pour le prochain interpellent le Crédit Suisse
Face à l’accaparement des terres dans les pays du Sud, les banques et les établissements financiers suisses doivent prendre conscience du fossé qui sépare leurs déclarations d’intention de la réalité du terrain
28 Feb 2017 AwasMIFEE
Indonesia: Malalilis oh Malalilis, what fate has befallen you?
Stories of communities affected by Noble Group's plantation in Papua, recorded during the Conference for Indigenous Communities affected by Investment in the Land of Papua in December 2016.
25 Feb 2017 Pusaka
Korindo melanggar moratorium menghentikan deforestasi di Papua
Foto-foto satelit 13 Januari dan 10 Februari 2017 menunjukkan pembukaan lahan baru di kawasan konsesi PT Papua Agro Lestari (PT PAL) milik perusahaan kelapa sawit raksasa Korindo. Menunjukkan bahwa Korindo sedang mempersiapkan pembukaan hutan seluas 2.400 hektar di Papua.
05 Feb 2017 Pusaka
RSPO: Perusahaan Wilmar Melanggar Hak Masyarakat Kapa
Setelah menanti keputusan selama lebih dari dua tahun, pada tanggal 1 Februari 2017, masyarakat Kapa menerima keputusan RSPO yang menyatakan bahwa Wilmar telah melanggar standar keberlanjutan RSPO, dan tidak memenuhi persyaratan hukum Indonesia.
30 Jan 2017 Radio NZ
Papuans still unhappy over Merauke food and oil palm project
Strong distrust remains among the indigenous Papuans of Indonesia's Merauke regency about a major "food estate" project.
17 Jan 2017 Novethic
Huile de palme : Greenpeace cible HSBC
Greenpeace accuse la banque de financer, entre autres, Goodhope Asia Holding Ltd contre laquelle des ONG et des communautés locales ont porté plainte auprès de la RSPO pour "accaparement de terres" en Papouasie.

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