PALM OIL OPERATIONS IN INDONESIA HARM COMMUNITIES AND FOSTER CORRUPTION

On 7 June, OCCRP reported that a new Human Right Watch report says that combination of corporate greed and government failures in relation to the expanding palm oil plantations in Western Indonesia harmed surrounding communities and caused  mass environmental destruction.  The report examined the conduct of PT Sintang Raya – a subsidiary of South Korean Deasang Corporation.

https://www.occrp.org/en/daily/14566-palm-oil-operations-in-indonesia-harm-communities-foster-corruption

The study is at –

https://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/media_2021/06/indonesia0621_web.pdf

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Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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