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Events, 25 June 2018

RSPO is pleased to announce the sixth annual European Roundtable will take place on 25 & 26 June at Le Palais des Congrès de Paris, France.

RSPO Lead Auditor Supply Chain Certification UK

Events, 22 May 2018

Proforest is organising its first RSPO-endorsed lead auditor Supply Chain Certification (SCC) course in Europe, which will be held in Liverpool, UK, 22-24 May 2018.

RSPO Poland Roadshow

Events, 15 May 2018

RSPO is coming to Poland. We are excited to host a roadshow event on 15 May 2018 at the Copernicus Science Centre in Warsaw.

RSPO in North and Latin America hosts international media

News, 26 April 2018

Journalists from the US and Europe visit Ecuador and Colombia, fast-growing producers of certified palm oil, and speak to smallholders, stakeholders, and national leaders on the progress of efforts to achieve sustainability.

How GIS technology helps keep RSPO members accountable

News, 26 April 2018

RSPO geographic information system (GIS) manager Masrudy Omri talks about how technological innovation is making data collection, accurate mapping, monitoring hotspots, and managing high conservation value and new planting procedure areas easier.

RSPO promotes certified sustainable palm oil in China

News, 26 April 2018

A strategic partnership with the China Chamber of Commerce of Foodstuffs and Native Produce (CFNA) and an invitation to the 2018 Food Ingredients event provided RSPO with opportunities to further push sustainable palm oil in this huge market.

The RSPO disagrees with Iceland's decision to ban palm oil products

News, 16 April 2018

Kuala Lumpur, 10/4/2018 - The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil, the world’s largest palm oil certification scheme, shares Iceland’s concerns about the environmental impact of palm oil, but does not agree with the solutions Iceland are adopting.

An oil palm farmer’s positive impact on the environment

News, 28 March 2018

With guidance from RSPO, Suhaili, a smallholder farmer from Jambi Province, Indonesia, went beyond simply applying best practices to his palm oil plantation, to initiating a river conservation programme that has benefited other farmers in his village, as well.

RSPO Roadshow gathers stakeholders in West Kalimantan

News, 28 March 2018

RSPO recently hosted a roadshow in Pontianak, West Kalimantan on 13-14 March, gathering industry stakeholders to improve understanding and share the latest information on sustainable palm oil practices.

RSPO’s Sustainability College makes learning fun

News, 28 March 2018

Using an upgraded, gamified platform to address people, planet, prosperity, and other sustainability topics, RSPO is testing the BETA version of its Sustainability College, which aims to reach stakeholders of all levels—and to make the learning process fun and interactive.