Rimbunan Hijau

Headquarters in Malaysia

Rimbunan Hijau website: www.rhpng.com.pg

 

🔎 Run a search for “Rimbunan Hijau”

Get RSS feed of these results

All stories

Article
24 April 2006

Six Grassroots Environmentalists Win $125,000 Goldman Prizes

Author: Environment News Service (ENS)

Silas Kpanan’Ayoung Siakor, 36, Liberia: Siakor exposed evidence that former Liberia President Charles Taylor...entered into secret agreements with a favored lumber company... The company’s private militia committed human rights abuses including rape,...

Read more

Company response
16 March 2006

Response by Rimbunan Hijau: Dangerous working conditions and sub-standard housing for loggers, according to PNG MP & Labour Department official.

Read full response

Story
1 February 2006

Association of Sustainable and Responsible Investment in Asia (ASrIA) & IFC report highlights key themes by sector for analysis of Asian companies' environmental, social & governance performance

See full story

Article
31 January 2006

Taking Stock: Adding Sustainability Variables to Asian Sectoral Analysis

Author: Association of Sustainable and Responsible Investment in Asia (ASrIA)

The Taking Stock report focuses on identifying the key investment themes which investors should be evaluating in order to analyze environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues relevant to the largest and highest impact sectors in Asia...banks,...

Read more

Article
20 October 2005

Major UK Builders' Merchant Removes Illegal Rainforest Timber From Stock

Author: Greenpeace UK

One of the biggest builders' merchants in the UK has today pulled illegally logged rainforest timber from its shelves, and suspended all further supplies. The move from Wolseley...follows a major investigation by Greenpeace. The environment group...

Read more

Story
1 October 2005

Major UK Builders' Merchant Removes Illegal Rainforest Timber From Stock

See full story

Article
1 October 2005

[PDF] Partners in Crime: The UK timber trade, Chinese sweatshops and Malaysian robber barons in Papua New Guinea's rainforests

Author: Greenpeace UK

Greenpeace’s investigation into the UK trade in Chinese hardwood plywood reveals the criminal origins of much of the plywood found on the shelves of ordinary UK builders’ merchants...expose how part of the UK timber trade continues recklessly to fuel...

Read more

Article
25 April 2005

J.P. Morgan Adopts 'Green' Lending Policies

Author: Jim Carlton, Wall Street Journal

...J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. [JPMorgan Chase] will adopt sweeping guidelines that restrict its lending and underwriting practices for industrial projects that are likely to have an environmental impact...[and take] an aggressive stance on global...

Read more

Article
1 April 2005
+ Español - Hide

Author: Programa de Derechos Humanos de la Escuela de Cultura de Paz, Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona

[resumen de las noticias e iniciativas más importantes sobre empresas y derechos humanos en abril 2005] [se refiere a Dole, Riggs, Splendor Flowers, Barrick Gold, Repsol, Aguas del Illimani (parte de Suez), ChevronTexaco, Aracruz, Celulosa Arauco,...

Read more

Article
9 March 2005

Forest industries slam World Bank [Papua New Guinea]

Author: Post-Courier [Papua New Guinea]

The Forest Industries Association yesterday lashed out at the World Bank for orchestrating moves by United States banking giant Citigroup to get Rimbunan Hijau to adopt its new environment policies. The executive officer of the timber industry’s...

Read more