Highlights from the Africa Palm Oil Initiative’s Regional Workshop

Highlights from the Africa Palm Oil Initiative’s Regional Workshop

18 March 2016

Earlier this month nine countries came together at the Tropical Forest Alliance 2020 (TFA 2020) Africa Palm Oil Initiative Regional Workshop.

Towards a roadmap for sustainable palm oil in Africa

Towards a roadmap for sustainable palm oil in Africa

1 March 2016

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.

Cameroon’s HCV National Interpretation open for comments

Cameroon’s HCV National Interpretation open for comments

29 January 2016

The draft High Conservation Value (HCV) Criteria and Indicators National Interpretation for Cameroon will be open for consultation for 60 days.

Honduran smallholders test simplified HCV approach

Honduran smallholders test simplified HCV approach

7 January 2016

Proforest supports development of new approach to managing High Conservation Values in smallholder oil palm plantations in Latin America.

Africa Practitioners Network forges ahead with training

Africa Practitioners Network forges ahead with training

8 December 2015

Approaching its first anniversary meeting, the Africa Practitioners Network celebrates a successful year of training and capacity building.

What action on zero deforestation pledges?

What action on zero deforestation pledges?

3 December 2015

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.

Thai smallholders achieve RSPO certification

Thai smallholders achieve RSPO certification

25 November 2015

Patum Veg, supplier of palm oil to Shell, supports its smallholder producers to achieve RSPO certification with help from Proforest.

New guide to responsible sourcing published

New guide to responsible sourcing published

4 November 2015

Proforest publishes new practical guide to implementing responsible sourcing commitments

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Sourcing palm oil responsibly: our partnership with AAK

21 October 2015

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.

Sustainable Livestock Indicators open for public consultation

Sustainable Livestock Indicators open for public consultation

8 October 2015

The Brazilian Roundtable on Sustainable Livestock (GTPS) has launched a public consultation on the Indicators Guidebook for Sustainable Livestock, also known as GIPS.

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