Monthly Archives: novembre 2012

15 wild elephants killed in Riau

Fifteen wild Sumatran elephants had been killed in Riau province since January this year following the deaths of three female elephants in Tesso Nilo forest block as officials believed they were poisoned. Carcasses of three elephants were found two weeks … Continue reading

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Exposing Indonesian deforestation in Europe

Three Indonesian forest activists are traveling across Europe to explain the impacts of paper production in Indonesia. The delegation is touring nine European cities in November, meeting customers of Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) and other Indonesian paper companies, potential … Continue reading

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Warning to financiers: don’t fund forest destruction

Financial institutions have been warned today to avoid investments in pulp and paper mills associated with deforestation and human rights abuses in Indonesia. Sixty environmental and social non-governmental organisations, including a dozen Indonesian civil society groups, are sending letters to banks … Continue reading

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