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This is NOT what ‘sustainable forest management’ looks like…

Blog entry by Greenpeace Australia Pacific | 2 February, 2015

It’s been a year since Asia Pacific Resources International Ltd (APRIL) released its latest ‘Sustainable Forest Management Plan’. The pulp & paper company asked critics to believe it was serious about the conservation of Indonesia’s forests and...

Ecoforestry in Papua New Guinea

Feature Story | 30 July, 2013 at 15:00

The islands of Papua New Guinea are home to some of the most important – and most beautiful – tropical rainforests in the world. Does ecoforestry represent a viable option for the region’s forest communities and ecosystems?

ROARsome news for Indonesia's Sumatran tigers

Feature Story | 16 December, 2013 at 17:14

We’ve just had another massive, people-powered win for Indonesia’s ancient forests that could start a domino effect within the palm oil industry in 2014.

Help us protect PNG's forests

Video | 17 November, 2011 at 17:05

A big scandal is rapidly unfolding in Papua New Guinea. Forests are being stolen and destroyed. Species lost. Communities ripped apart. Help us save these vital forests before they are lost forever. PLEASE DONATE

Arctic 30 Released On Bail

Image gallery | 26 November, 2013

Licence to kill

Report | 22 October, 2013 at 14:00

As few as 400 tigers are thought to remain in the rainforests of Sumatra, which are vanishing at a staggering rate – a quarter of a million hectares every year. Expansion of oil palm and pulpwood plantations was responsible for nearly two-thirds...