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‘Peat’ Workshop at RT15: Progress and Challenges in Implementing RSPO Manuals on Best Management Practices for Peatland Management

Announcements, 02 November 2017

As part of the process of updating the two existing RSPO manuals on Best Management Practices (BMPs) for (i) Existing Oil Palm Cultivation on Peat; and (ii) Management and Rehabilitation of Natural Vegetation associated with Oil Palm Cultivation on Peat – the Peatland Working Group 2 (PLWG2) is organising a 1-day workshop, presenting various case studies on progresses, experiences, and challenges in implementing the RSPO BMP Manuals. The workshop will be held on Monday 27 November 2017 at Grand Hyatt Hotel, Bali, Indonesia (One day before the RSPO RT).

 

BRIEF AGENDA

8.15am

Registration

8.30am

Welcoming Remarks & Introduction on RSPO Manuals on BMPs

9.15am

Introducing Drainability Assessment

10.15am

Coffee Break

10.30am

Case Studies on BMPs and Discussions

12.00pm

Lunch

1.00pm

Case Studies on BMPs and Discussions

3.00pm

End of Workshop

 

*OPTIONAL

   

3.30pm to 5.00pm 

Technical briefing on Drainability Assessment

 

The workshop will be conducted in English. There will be no registration fee. Due to a limitation in space, please be informed that only 2 people per company/organisation will be able to attend. The maximum number of participants is 50 persons and admission will be based on the first 50 applicants to register.

To register to attend, please click here. Registration closes Monday 20 November 2017, 5pm (UTC+08:00). For more information, please contact javin.tan@rspo.org.