NEWS & EVENTS

KL Eco Film Festival Launches with Special RSPO Film Category

News, 01 February 2018

Are you a film enthusiast? Do you believe in social causes? Participate in the KL Eco Knights Filming competition and submit your entries under the special RSPO category. Send in your videos in PSA, Animation, or Short Film format, and share your “i Saw-it” story.

Stakeholders collaborate on RSPO’s Theory of Change

News, 01 February 2018

Prior to the launch of RSPO’s Theory of Change (ToC) last November 2017, RSPO’s Board of Governors, Secretariat, and other key stakeholders had conducted workshops, roundtable meetings, and consultations, making the development of the ToC a truly collective effort.

RSPO Credits put dreams within reach

News, 01 February 2018

Like many other smallholder palm oil farmers, Jalal Sayuti had limited farming knowledge and an unstable livelihood. Joining RSPO and selling credits gave him a more steady income—and a chance to dream of higher education for his children.

World’s most sustainable certified palm oil reaches market

News, 01 February 2018

Colombian-based agribusiness, DAABON Group has completed the first sale of RSPO NEXT credits, continuing to lead the way in raising levels of corporate commitment to higher standards of sustainable palm oil production.

Mainstreaming sustainable palm oil in North America

News, 21 December 2017

RSPO recently announced the establishment of the North American Sustainable Palm Oil Network (NASPON) in Bali, Indonesia. Various stakeholders, from civil society to retailers and producers, are hoping to make sustainable palm oil the norm in this important market.

Highlighting the risks of unsustainability

News, 21 December 2017

“Managing Palm Oil Risks: A Brief for Financiers,” a new report released by RSPO and Landscape Indonesia, reveals the pitfalls of unsustainable palm oil production—and provides guidance for transitioning to more sustainable agricultural and economic practises.

Colombian group of companies earns first RSPO certification

News, 21 December 2017

BioD, a group of 15 Colombian companies from throughout the palm oil supply chain, recently celebrated its first RSPO supply chain certification, a huge step towards greater sustainability. The goal: to certify the entire supply chain in 2018.

RSPO ANNOUNCES FORMATION OF THE NORTH AMERICAN SUSTAINABLE PALM OIL NETWORK (NASPON)

News, 19 December 2017

Collaborative Network Seeks to Accelerate North American Progress toward Making Sustainable Palm Oil the Norm.

FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS FACE INCREASED RISK FROM UNSUSTAINABLE PALM OIL PRODUCTION

News, 15 December 2017

A report titled Managing Palm Oil Risks: A brief for financiers launched today by the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) and Landscape Indonesia highlights that Indonesian financial institutions are facing increasing reputational, regulatory, and financial risks by funding unsustainable palm oil producers.

LEMBAGA KEUANGAN MENGHADAPI RISIKO YANG KIAN MENINGKAT KARENA PRODUKSI KELAPA SAWIT YANG TIDAK BERKELANJUTAN

News, 15 December 2017

Laporan berjudul Mengelola Risiko Kelapa sawit: Laporan singkat untuk pemodal yang diterbitkan hari ini oleh Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) dan Landscape Indonesia menyebutkan bahwa lembaga-lembaga keuangan di Indonesia tengah menghadapi berbagai risiko terkait reputasi, benturan dengan peraturan, dan finansial yang semakin meningkat apabila memberikan pendanaan kepada produsen kelapa sawit yang tidak berkelanjutan.