Field visit to tell a more compelling story on palm oil in Europe

To better understand challenges of sustainable palm oil, several European alliances for sustainable palm oil visited both Malaysia and Indonesia last ...

A smallholder dilemma: Finding the balance between conservation and family deman...

Being a working mum has its challenges anywhere in the world. The delicate act of balancing work and family demands is something many women struggle w...

Malaysian Peat Soils are Different from Temperate Peat Soils and Have Lower Co2 ...

Peat soils in their natural state are wet with very high water table near to the soil surface. They are also soft as they are organic (made up of main...

The Truth About Palm Oil: Malaysia’s Sustainable Gift to the World

Responsibly cultivated palm oil is more environmentally beneficial than any other oil crop. Malaysia is a world model for sustainable palm oil product...

‘No Deforestation’ Policy can Deny People in Developing Countries to...

The hopes of people living in developing countries Going up the ladder of development is, generally, the wish of the people living in developing co...

Oil palm has closest resemblance to forest than other major oil crops

What is a forest?  It may surprise you to know that there are more than 800 definitions for ‘forests and wooded areas’ in the world, according to a...

10 things you need to know about sustainable palm oil

Palm oil is in half of the products we buy but the impacts of unsustainable production can be devastating. Here’s what we learned from our expert pane...

Global Palm Oil Demand Fueling Deforestation

The benefits of the oil palm are difficult for Indonesia to ignore. Once planted, the tropical tree can produce fruit for more than 30 years, provi...

Newly Passed Forest Bill 2015 Reinforces MPOC’s Conservation Efforts in Sarawak

The Sarawak Government recently passed its Forest Bill 2015, which was tabled on 22 April 2015. This new legislation addresses illegal deforestation a...

The Role of the Malaysian Palm Oil Industry in Wildlife Conservation in Sabah; T...

According to Sabah Wildlife Department (SWD), Malaysia is one of the major producers of palm oil and Sabah produces 30% of Malaysian total palm oil ou...

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