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Sharing Responsibility and Success - Companies Collaborate to Support Palm Oil Landscapes

Sharing Responsibility and Success - Companies Collaborate to Support Palm Oil Landscapes

28 July 2023

Informed by interviews with 18 companies and 11 landscape implementers as well as submissions to CDP’s forest questionnaire 2022, this report aims to map the way forward and mobilise more landscape-scale action by downstream and midstream companies in palm oil.

Categories: Supporting companies Landscapes Palm oil

The Africa Sustainable Commodities Initiative

The Africa Sustainable Commodities Initiative

3 April 2023

Ten West and Central African countries commit to sustainable commodity production, with new Declaration signed at CoP27, November 9, 2022

Categories: Africa Palm oil Forest products Rubber Cocoa Timber

Guidance on Engagement Principles for the National Oil Palm Strategy and Action Plan of Liberia

Guidance on Engagement Principles for the National Oil Palm Strategy and Action Plan of Liberia

18 January 2023

Agriculture is the predominant source of livelihoods for over 70% of Liberia’s population. The government of Liberia has prioritised palm oil production as one of the most important industries for the future and there is interest from global companies who have committed to invest around USD 6 billion.

Categories: Landscapes Africa Palm oil

Creating Harmonious Industrial Relations Through Bipartite Cooperation Institutions (Bahasa Indonesia)

Creating Harmonious Industrial Relations Through Bipartite Cooperation Institutions (Bahasa Indonesia)

9 January 2023

The document is a guidance for companies in Indonesia that aim to develop bipartite agreements.

Categories: Southeast Asia Palm oil

Guidance Paper on Social Dialogue, Freedom of Association and Collective Bargaining in the palm oil sector in Indonesia

Guidance Paper on Social Dialogue, Freedom of Association and Collective Bargaining in the palm oil sector in Indonesia

30 August 2022

This document is developed to provide guidance to palm oil supply chain actors; producers (plantation and mills), refineries, traders, manufacturers and international consumer goods companies connected to the palm oil sector in Indonesia.

Categories: Southeast Asia Palm oil

The Africa Palm Oil Initiative Highlights from 2020 - 2021

The Africa Palm Oil Initiative Highlights from 2020 - 2021

24 February 2022

Highlights of the last year: policy success, working on sustainability plans and getting back to fieldwork and training.

Categories: Africa Palm oil

Policy & Governance Review Relevant to the Agro-Commodity Production Landscape in Indonesia

Policy & Governance Review Relevant to the Agro-Commodity Production Landscape in Indonesia

30 September 2021

This is part of a series of policy and governance reviews relating to the agro-commodity production landscapes of Ghana, Cameroon and Indonesia.

Categories: Southeast Asia Palm oil Timber

Policy & Governance Review Relevant to the Agro-commodity Production Landscape in Ghana

Policy & Governance Review Relevant to the Agro-commodity Production Landscape in Ghana

19 July 2021

This is part of a series of policy and governance reviews relating to the agro-commodity production landscapes of Ghana, Cameroon and Indonesia.

Categories: Landscapes Africa Palm oil Rubber Cocoa Timber

Guidance for child labour grievances

Guidance for child labour grievances

1 April 2021

This is part of a series commissioned by Cargill and written by Proforest as part of Proforest’s work with Cargill on grievances, and how to address grievances with its suppliers.

Categories: Supporting companies Palm oil

Africa Palm Oil Initiative: highlights 2019-2020

Africa Palm Oil Initiative: highlights 2019-2020

18 November 2020

This report details highlights from APOI during its implementation phase during the year 2019-2020. 

Categories: Africa Palm oil

Guidance for addressing land rights grievances

Guidance for addressing land rights grievances

17 October 2020

This is part of a series commissioned by Cargill and written by Proforest as part of Proforest’s work with Cargill on grievances, and how to address grievances with its suppliers.

Category: Palm oil

Guidance for forced labour grievances

Guidance for forced labour grievances

29 September 2020

This is part of a series commissioned by Cargill and written by Proforest as part of Proforest’s work with Cargill on grievances, and how to address grievances with its suppliers.

Category: Palm oil