HCS Approach on the Web

Article / Report Title / Video Date of publication Platform
Research shows potential for zero-deforestation pledges to protect wildlife in oil palm 21 Jan 2020 Phys.org
Film: Developing land responsibly using the High Carbon Stock Approach 29 Nov 2019 Earthworm
Musim Mas mill becomes first in the world to clear RSPO P&C 2018 in quest to make sustainable palm oil the norm 29 Oct 2019 Bakery and Snacks.com
Nearly Half of Companies With Deforestation Risk Aren’t Addressing It 10 Jun 2019 Ecosystem Marketplace
High Carbon Stock Forests, Cocoa, and the Fight Against Climate Change 29 Apr 2019 World Cocoa Foundation
With clock ticking on 2020 deforestation pledges, 5 ideas for sourcing palm oil sustainably 27 Feb 2019 Greenbiz
What makes a zero-deforestation commitment effective? 24 Jan 2019 Global Canopy
Towards zero deforestation 31 Dec 2018 United Nations Environment Programme
RSPO certification standards undergo major review: Top expert takeaways from the ‘most consultative review process ever’ 19 Nov 2018 Food Navigator Asia
RSPO adopts total ban on deforestation under sweeping new standards 16 Nov 2018 Mongabay
CM: Sabah palm oil 100% RSPO certified by 2025 17 Nov 2018 BorneoPost
Tougher palm oil rules agreed amid polarising debate over crop 16 Nov 2018 Al Jazeera
New palm oil standard safeguards workers and forests 16 Nov 2018 Food & Drink International
RSPO adopts ‘transformative’ new sustainable palm oil standard 15 Nov 2018 Food Navigator
New Palm Oil Sustainability Standards from RSPO Adopt ‘High Carbon Stock Approach’ 15 Nov 2018 Environmental Leader
RSPO members agree on new palm oil standard 15 Nov 2018 Malay Mail
RSPO proposes new standard for greater smallholder inclusion 14 Nov 2018 The Edge
Stratégie Nationale de Lutte Contre la Déforestation Importée (National Strategy to Combat Deforestation) 14 Nov 2018 French Ministry of Ecological and Solidarity Transition
ZSL report finds palm oil companies lacking clear sustainability targets 6 Nov 2018 ZSL SPOTT
Continental releases Sustainable Natural Rubber Sourcing Policy 16 Oct 2018 Continental website
Global Investors Urge RSPO for Stronger Standards 13 Aug 2018 Sustainable Brands
Partisipasi Swasta Masih Minim untuk Dana Hutan 25 Apr 2018 Harian Kompas
TFT Video on the HCS Approach 17 Apr 2018 TFT
Implementing ‘No Deforestation’ Commitments in West Africa: Guidance for International Actors 19 Mar 2018 Proforest website
Bridgestone Commits to Zero Deforestation Policy 7 Feb 2018 Tire Review
Victory! Bridgestone, World’s Largest Tire & Rubber Company, Announces End to Deforestation, Land Grabbing 6 Feb 2018 Mighty Earth
Rainforests: the year in review 2017 4 Jan 2018 Mongabay
Why Tropical Rainforest Deforestation Still Matters – And What You Can Do About It 20 Dec 2017 RAN Website
Banking on a Low-Carbon Future: A Ranking of the 15 Largest European Banks Response to Climate Change 7 Dec 2017 ShareAction Website
RSPO And HCS Approach Steering Group to Formalise Dialogue on ‘No Deforestation’ Guidelines for Inclusion into RSPO Standards 22 Nov 2017 RSPO Website
More big mammals found in high-carbon forests, says new study 15 Nov 2017 Mongabay
High Carbon Stock forests provide co‐benefits for tropical biodiversity 6 Nov 2017 British Ecological Society
Interview on HCSA with Grant Rosoman on Cameroon national television, STV News 26 Oct 2017 STV News Youtube Channel
Deforestation briefing: Fresh hope in battle to save the orangutan from palm oil 27 Aug 2017 Ethical Corporation website
Deforestation Briefing: Sustainable Palm Oil Solution Sought in Africa 10 Aug 2017 The Colonial Chronicle
The long and winding road to sustainable palm oil 3 Aug 2017 Forests News, CIFOR
Ferrero to map 100% of its cocoa supply to farm gate by 2018 2 Aug 2017 Confectionarynews.
Deforestation briefing: Sustainable solutions sought for fast-expanding palm oil in Africa 27 Jul 2017 EnvironmentGuru
Deforestation briefing: Sustainable palm oil solution sought in Africa 27 Jul 2017 Ethical Corporation website
Transforming business as usual in Indonesia: an interview with Aida Greenbury 17 Jul 2017 Mongabay
High Carbon Stock Approach blog writing competition 21 May 2017 Makassarbaik.com
Global methodology protects areas 17 May 2017 Koran Sindo newspaper article
Global methodology protects areas 17 May 2017 Koran-sindo.com
Industry-NGO coalition releases toolkit for making ‘No Deforestation’ commitments a reality on the ground 11 May 2017 Eco-Business
Industry-NGO coalition releases toolkit for making ‘No Deforestation’ commitments a reality on the ground 10 May 2017 Mongabay
In Liberia, a battered palm oil industry adjusts to new rules 10 May 2017 Mongabay
Release of HCS Approach Toolkit Version 2.0 9 May 2017 RSPO website
Deforestation prevention, carbon stock review must involve indigenous community 8 May 2017 Gatra.com
Protect tropical forests for biodiversity 8 May 2017 FokusKini.com
Care more for environment through HCS Approach 8 May 2017 Kadungcampur.com
Presence of HCSA Toolkit 2.0, provide guidance for environmentally friendly action 6 May 2017 Kokogiovanni.com
Industry and NGO coalition launch toolkit to protect forests 5 May 2017 Pelangi.or.id
NGO coalition and industry agree to apply global method to prevent deforestation 5 May 2017 Gatra.com
Industry and NGO apply global non-deforestation method 4 May 2017 Republika.co.id
Global methodology to implement ‘No Deforestation’ in practice 4 May 2017 Investor Daily Indonesia (id.beritasatu.com)
Global methodology towards No Deforestation 4 May 2017 Balitribune.co.id
New toolkit for forest identification 4 May 2017 Kontan.co.id
High Carbon Stock (HCS) Approach, innovation on forest conservation 4 May 2017 Suarakarya.id
New tool to prevent deforestation launches in Bali 4 May 2017 Koranjuri.com
High Carbon Stock Approach toolkit updated 4 May 2017 TFT website
Industry and NGO coalition launches HCS Approach and Toolkit Version 2.0 to protect forests 3 May 2017 Baliekbis.com
HCSA launches joint method to protect forests 3 May 2017 Antarabali.com
Launch of HCS Approach and toolkit version 2.0 3 May 2017 Deteksipost.com
Launch of updated High Carbon Stock Approach Toolkit 3 May 2017 Proforest website
Global methodology for No Deforestation launched 3 May 2017 Indopos.co.id
Global methodology to apply No Deforestation in practice 3 May 2017 Greenpeace website
HCS Approach to stop world deforestation 3 May 2017 Kabarnusa.com
Industry and NGO coalition launches HCS Approach and Toolkit Version 2.0 to protect forests 3 May 2017 Metrobali.com
Global methodology to apply No Deforestation in practice 3 May 2017 Metrobali.com
Launch of HCS Approach & Toolkit Version 2.0 3 May 2017 Cybertokoh.com
Industry and NGO coalition launch toolkit to protect forests 3 May 2017 Faktabali.com
HCS Approach Toolkit launch at Jimbaran, a breakthrough on forest conservation 3 May 2017 Sanurpost.com
Global methodology announced for putting No Deforestation into practice 3 May 2017 Rainforest Action Network website
New Global Methodology for Putting ‘No Deforestation’ Into Practice 3 May 2017 Partnerships for Forests website
Global methodology announced to put No Deforestation policy into practice 3 May 2017 Musim Mas website
Launch of the High Carbon Stock Approach toolkit V2.0 3 May 2017 Helikonia website
HCSA creates guidelines for tropical forests 3 May 2017 Hijauku.com
NGO Attacks Pepsi’s Palm Oil Sourcing and Links to Deforestation, Human Rights Abuses 1 May 2017 TriplePundit
The Pulp and Paper Industry Can Play A Role in Stopping Deforestation 19 Apr 2017 TriplePundit
How a palm oil company is fighting slash and burn culture 11 Apr 2017 Eco-Business
What is sustainable palm oil? 23 Mar 2017 Eco-Business
Show support for forests on the International Day of Forests 21 Mar 2017 Edie.net
Reports Praise Corporate Progress on Deforestation, But Much Work Lies Ahead 15 Mar 2017 TriplePundit
HSBC to stop financing deforestation-linked palm oil firms 3 Mar 2017 Mongabay
Olam pledges to stop clearing forest in Gabon for a year after NGO pressure 27 Feb 2017 Eco-Business
Olam, US green group agree to collaborate on forest conservation and sustainable agriculture 22 Feb 2017 Straits Times
NGOs dismiss IndoAgri sustainability policy as “corporate window dressing” 22 Feb 2017 Eco-Business
NGOs: Key Palm Oil Players Are Still Linked to Deforestation and Human Rights Abuse 17 Feb 2017 TriplePundit
Korindo has violated deforestation ban, NGO reveals 16 Feb 2017 Eco-Business
Good year, bad year: 2016 was challenging for RSPO; Will it fare better in 2017? 8 Feb 2017 Foodnavigator.com
How your company can get serious about responsible palm oil 26 Jan 2017 GreenBiz
The real impact of palm oil and failed policies 23 Jan 2017 Euractiv
Korindo declares forest clearing ban in wake of NGO pressure 13 Jan 2017 Eco-Business
Korean company bans forest clearing for Indonesian palm oil concessions 12 Jan 2017 Mongabay
The top 5 food and agriculture stories in 2016 27 Dec 2016 Eco-Business
Olam defends against attack on its palm oil practices in Gabon 12 Dec 2016 Straits Times
Is the new HCS approach a deforestation breakthrough? 5 Dec 2016 Innovation Forum Podcast
APP auf der UN-Klimakonferenz COP 22 in Marokko – Wertermittlung von Wäldern ist der Schlüssel zur Erreichung der Klimaschutzziele von Paris 16 Nov 2016 prmitteilung.de
One way forward for No Deforestation commitments 16 Nov 2016 CSR Asia Weekly
Hope for Forests at COP 22 15 Nov 2016 Ecologist
Forest Value Must Be Defined To Implement Paris Agreement 14 Nov 2016 Blue & Green Tomorrow
GVL Welcomes High Carbon Stock Convergence Agreement 10 Nov 2016 Liberian Daily Observer
Industry, NGOs agree to single approach to eliminating deforestation from palm oil supply chain 10 Nov 2016 Mongabay
Industry, NGOs agree to single approach to eliminating deforestation from palm oil supply chain 10 Nov 2016 Eco-Business
Agreement Reached on ‘No Deforestation’ Standards for Palm Oil Companies 9 Nov 2016 TriplePundit
Greenpeace Taps Big Data and Collaboration to Halt Deforestation 7 Sept 2016 TriplePundit
Greenpeace France’s reaction to Michelin Zero Deforestation Commitment 13 June 2016 Greenpeace website
Morgan Stanley Report: ASEAN Plantation & Commodity Traders: Sustainable & Responsible – ESG Valuation Opportunities 27 Apr 2016 Morgan Stanley
Palm oil’s new frontier: averting a Great Ape catastrophe in Cameroon 1 Apr 2016 Mongabay
Making ‘no-deforestation’ a political win-win for Indonesia 10 Mar 2016 Eco-Business
Sabah to test high carbon stock for sustainable oil palm 14 Dec 2015 Eco-Business
A new business model for palm oil? 16 Oct 2015 Eco-Business
Sustainable Palm Oil Manifesto Group’s High Carbon Stock forests study would continue business as usual, environmentalists say 16 Oct 2015 Mongabay