A new report released by Mighty Earth looks at global meat production and its impact on the South American rainforest. It investigates ... →
A report published by the Indonesian NGO Greenomics on May 6th 2015 shows the continued deforestation of an elephant habitat in Leuser (Indonesia) by a supplier of Musim Mas and Wilmar International, the company Aloer Timur (part of the Mopoli ... →
In a new report, Greenpeace states that the RSPO’s standards are not sufficient to stop deforestation. The Report identifies the RSPO’s weaknesses such as its inability to prevent peatland and forest fires, to prohibit forest conversion, or its failure to ... →
“Rubber Barons,” a recent report released by the international NGO Global Witness links Deutsche Bank and the IFC (International Finance Corporation) to an upsurge in land grabbing that has been taking place in Laos and Cambodia since 2000. Cambodia and ... →
At the end of May the Bruno Manser Fund (BMF) has filed a complaint against the Swiss bank UBS over laundering money that was paid for clearing rainforests of the Malaysian state Sabah. After new evidence incriminating UBS appeared during ... →
The Bruno Manser Fund (BMF) has filed a complaint against the Swiss bank UBS with Zurich’s Public Prosecutor over the bank’s ties with Musa Aman, a Malaysian politician who controls logging in Sabah, a Malaysian state in North Borneo.
The ... →