These examples, with pros and cons of each, are intended to inform decisions of,
a) Palm oil Companies looking to:
- Improve engagement with an existing smallholder supply base
- Expand or develop a new supply base of smallholders in a way that is consistent with their commitments on smallholder inclusion and best practice in responsible sourcing.
b) Policy makers looking to create an enabling environment for smallholder production in the context of national strategies and international commitments on environmental sustainability, climate change mitigation and adaptation and green growth.