Indigenous leaders and NGOs again call on the GEF to undertake major reform to address social and rights issues in its conservation projectsBriefing prepared for the Third GEF Assembly, Cape TownAugust 29-30, 2006
By Rivani Noor and Rully Syumanda - discusses the social, economic and environmental impacts of APP's operations. Chapter One - an overview of Indonesia's forestry industry development paradigm, which led to the industrial tree plantation policy (or Hutan Tanaman Industri [HTI]) to satisfy the pulp and paper industry's demand for raw materials. Two - an overview of APP and its operations in Sumatra. Three - the environmental impacts of APP's operations in the provinces of Riau and Jambi.
FPP briefing August 2006