Why we should support International Day of Forests and World Water Day

It is a busy weekend ahead on the environment calendar, with International Day of Forests on Saturday and World Water Day on Sunday. Although they don’t carry the hype of many other designated days throughout the year, they do provide a platform to raise awareness and debate the issues surrounding how we manage forest and

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Podcast: Sustainable Economic Growth in Southeast Asia: pipedream or reality?

As part of the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre ASEAN Forum, Paper Force CEO Larry Jackson joined a panel of NGO and industry leaders to discuss what role business, civil society and government play in sustainable economic growth in the region. Panelists Kelly Dent, Economic Justice Coordinator at Oxfam Australia Larry Jackson, Managing Director, Asia Pulp and

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Collaborated approach needed to end deforestation

Last month I had the opportunity to attend an executive briefing where Asia Pulp and Paper’s (APP) Managing Director of Sustainability & Stakeholder Engagement, Aida Greenbury shared with customers, NGOs and other key stakeholders the challenges of implementing the company’s Forest Conservation Policy (FCP). Australia has always been an important market for APP, with Solaris

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