|Member||Bumitama Gunajaya Abadi|
|Date Filed||21 July 2016|
|Category||Oil Palm Growers|
|Status||Box E - Reviewing Response|
26 October 2016
A stakeholders meeting held between Sawit Watch and Bumitama facilitated by Secretariat. Both parties agreed to focus on the land claim from 15 villagers and conduct a joint field visit.
8 November 2016
A meeting between held in Shangri-La Hotel Bangkok. It is agreed that the field visit will be held in early December 2016.
1 December 2016
A stakeholders meeting held in Pangkalan Bun, Central Kalimantan. 15 villagers, Sawit Watch, Walhi, PT BGB, RSPO have attended the meeting, facilitated by an independent party - Madyasta Dispute Resolution. All parties have signed an agreement to ensure the safety of the community from intimidation during the conflict resolution process.
2 December 2016
A field visit has conducted to check the location alleged by 15 members of communities, followed by a meeting between PT BGB, Sawit Watch and Tim Desa (a Team consists of Head of Villages) to verify the documentation and allegations of the communities. All parties agreed to conduct participatory mapping and document checking on 10 January 2017.
10 - 11 January 2017
As agreed at the previous stakeholders meeting, a participatory mapping has conducted for 2 days in Kotawaringin Lama. All parties have attended the process, including 15 members of community, Tim Desa, and Sawit Watch, observed by an independent facilitator.
A follow-up site visit is scheduled to be conducted in late February 2017.
28 February - 3 March 2017
The meeting between parties was held in Kotawaringin Lama, facilitated by an independent facilitator and observed by RSPO.
18 April 2017
The report of stakeholders meeting has been shared with both parties for their reviews.
31 May 2017
Secretariat continues to communicate between both parties and monitor the progress of the case.
We will get back to you as soon as possible.