The Siak-Pelalawan Landscape Programme: New website launched

The Siak-Pelalawan Landscape Programme: New website launched

31 August 2021

Siak and Pelalawan districts in Indonesia encompass a rich geography: dense forests, expansive plantations, peat bog plains and alluvial rivers. The Siak River is recognised as the deepest river in Indonesia and is therefore vital...

Ghana launches Engagement Principles for cocoa sector

Ghana launches Engagement Principles for cocoa sector

23 July 2021

Accra: July 23, 2021 – The Ghana Forestry Commission is today launching “Engagement Principles for the Ghana Cocoa Forest REDD+ programme”. The Engagement Principles will guide how international companies work with national and...

Putting due diligence into the mix at Chatham House

Putting due diligence into the mix at Chatham House

22 July 2021

Proforest’s session on due diligence regulations and sustainable trade as part of Chatham House’s 31st Global Forum on Forest Governance was well attended, with over 120 people watching presentations and discussion about what mix...

Proforest launches Agrovita with PepsiCo Mexico and PepsiCo Foundation

Proforest launches Agrovita with PepsiCo Mexico and PepsiCo Foundation

20 April 2021

Proforest is leading the technical work in a new sustainable landscape programme launched today by PepsiCo. Agrovita is a three-year programme focused on PepsiCo’s supply chain for plantain, cocoa and palm production in the Tabasco and Chiapas regions in southern Mexico. PepsiCo and Proforest are focusing on agricultural and social factors within the landscape and communities.

Lebrija River Basin and Landscape

Lebrija River Basin and Landscape

9 April 2021

Last week the Proforest team visited the Lebrija River basin in Colombia, as part of a landscape project to tackle the problems of deforestation and water management in palm oil production.

Linking 'no-deforestation' supply chains and national climate mitigation initiatives

Linking 'no-deforestation' supply chains and national climate mitigation initiatives

13 January 2021

Proforest builds on landscape work in Africa and Latin America with new three year programme, supported by IKI

Respecting human rights risks and issues within landscape initiatives

Respecting human rights risks and issues within landscape initiatives

13 January 2021

This discussion paper proposes an initial framework and outline for integrating and safeguarding human rights as part of landscape programme design and implementation and is also an invitation to interested parties to provide further input and pilot elements of the proposed framework. 

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