Earlier this month nine countries came together at the Tropical Forest Alliance 2020 (TFA 2020) Africa Palm Oil Initiative Regional Workshop.
Nine African countries are gathering in Ghana this week to discuss and agree a shared regional framework for the responsible production of palm oil in the region. The workshop will bring together representatives from the public and private sector, civil society and local groups as part of the Tropical Forest Alliance 2020’s (TFA 2020) Africa Palm Oil Initiative.
The draft High Conservation Value (HCV) Criteria and Indicators National Interpretation for Cameroon will be open for consultation for 60 days.
Proforest supports development of new approach to managing High Conservation Values in smallholder oil palm plantations in Latin America.
Approaching its first anniversary meeting, the Africa Practitioners Network celebrates a successful year of training and capacity building.
Ruth Nussbaum, co-founder and Director of Proforest, will be moderating a panel discussion on Action on Deforestation Pledges on the first day of the Global Landscapes Forum in Paris on Saturday 5th December.
Patum Veg, supplier of palm oil to Shell, supports its smallholder producers to achieve RSPO certification with help from Proforest.
Proforest publishes new practical guide to implementing responsible sourcing commitments
With Proforest's support, palm oil giant AAK has achieved 100 percent traceability of its palm oil to mill. Here, Proforest director and co-founder Neil Judd talks about the partnership, what it means to be a 'critical friend' and the Proforest approach to responsible sourcing.
The Brazilian Roundtable on Sustainable Livestock (GTPS) has launched a public consultation on the Indicators Guidebook for Sustainable Livestock, also known as GIPS.