Monthly Archives: luglio 2014

APRIL supplier continues deforestation, in breach of APRIL’s policy

A wood supplier of APRIL in North Kalimantan province, PT. Adindo Hutani Lestari (AHL), was confirmed to have continued natural forest clearance on deep peat without HCV assessment peer-reviewed by the HCV Resource Network (HCVRN). Findings of an investigative report … Continue reading

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Rate of deforestation in Indonesia overtakes Brazil, says study

Indonesia lost 840,000 hectares of forest in 2012 compared to 460,000 hectares in Brazil, despite its forest being a quarter the size of the Amazon rainforest. Indonesia has greatly under-reported how much primary rainforest it is cutting down, according to … Continue reading

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