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A timeline of some of the most significant developments in the Southeast Asian palm oil industry is used to introduce the overview of how a variety of regulations, treaties and campaigns developed by governments, NGOs and the industry have been established and implemented. The two major non-governmental initiatives include the Roundtable for Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) and ‘Reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation’ (REDD). Significant industry and government actions and policies are also described.
Lead organization:
School of Biological Sciences, University of Adelaide
Study sector:
Agriculture focus:
Palm oil
Study type:
Context or baseline assessment
Study design & methods:
Qualitative collection and analysis methods
Study scope:
Social issues, Environmental issues
Name of lead contact:
Lian Pin Koh