Did you know that in Papua, the line of inheritance of customary land generally follows the male lineage, which leaves indigenous women with no ownership rights over the land? Even so, women are still given the responsibility to manage and utilize customary land as a source of fulfilling their sustenance.
Companies importing palm oil, soy, cocoa, rubber, and a host of other commodities into the EU are in for a challenging year. The pending EU Deforestation Regulation (EUDR) presents perhaps the greatest shift in approach to global deforestation ever attempted. All companies importing into the EU need to be able
The EU Deforestation Regulation could be a turning point in efforts to reduce palm oil-related deforestation. With the regulation likely to go into effect next year, companies need to consider three factors. First, public support has polled as high as 87%, so industry will be under scrutiny to comply with