Monthly Archives: luglio 2012

APP’s latest promise no more than protecting already protected forest

The “sustainability roadmap” issued recently by controversial Indonesia deforester Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) dramatically backtracks on a series of promises it has made – and broken – previously, an analysis by the Riau NGO coalition Eyes on the Forest … Continue reading

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APRIL concessions protested by communities

Asia Pacific Resources International Limited (APRIL) timber suppliers are protested by communities in several pulpwood concessions in Riau Province, Sumatra, early this month, over long-standing conflicts between villagers and companies. As reported by Eyes on the Forest, a letter by community … Continue reading

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Farmer dies at APP plantation site

A farmer was found dead in canal of timber supplier of Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) last week, in the Senepis forest block. His name was Supratmin. Buluhala residents says that Supratmin, the victim was previously attacked by security of … Continue reading

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