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11 October 2019

Indonesia: Report alleges that companies controlled by APP and Sinar Mas are involved in community conflicts

The Environmental Paper Network released a report entitled, Conflict Plantations: Chapter 1: Revealing Asia Pulp & Paper's trail of disputes across Indonesia". It found that  "in just five provinces of Indonesia, at least 107 villages or...

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11 October 2019

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11 October 2019

Indonesia: Study reveals Asia Pulp & Paper/Sinar Mas involvement in hundreds of community conflicts

Author: Joshua Martin, Environmental Paper Network

"New Study Reveals Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) Involved in Hundreds of Conflicts with Local Communities as Haze Crisis in Indonesia Intensifies," 01 October 2019...

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Report
29 August 2018

New guidance for companies encourages action to support civic freedoms & human rights defenders & explores opportunities for engagement

Author: Bennett Freeman with Sif Thorgeirsson, Adele Barzelay & Brooks Reed

"Shared space under pressure: Business support for civic freedoms and human rights defenders," 29 August 2018 ...

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24 August 2017
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23 August 2017

New book: Megaprojects, local communities & strategic litigation in 9 global South countries

Author: Dejusticia

“Fighting the tide. Human rights and environmental justice in the Global South”...

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23 April 2017

Indonesia: Court orders local govt. to review palm oil plantation permits & hold companies accountable for 2015 deforestation fires

Author: Friends of the Earth, on EcoWatch

"Historic Verdict in Indonesia’s Fight Against Deforestation", 5 Apr 2017...

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14 June 2016

Indonesia: Govt. & private companies partner on forest fire prevention projects following last year’s massive fires

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3 February 2016

New land rights report says insecure land tenure is mutually detrimental for both companies & local communities

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Article
15 December 2015

Indonesia: Al Jazeera tracks down companies accused of being behind plantation fires that have caused an environmental & health crisis

Author: Al Jazeera

“Indonesia: Where There's Smoke”, 9 Dec 2015...

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