All tagged No Deforestation

The No Deforestation Blame Game

Couldn't we have a more mature dialogue between companies and NGOs, encouraged by the reporters that tell their stories, where we get as much information and data as we can before we jump to judgment? Where we take people at their word that they are in fact serious about implementing their policies based on their fundamental values and beliefs? If we can, we might stand a chance of getting the better of these massive, wicked problems.

Speaking of Cooperation: Welcome the HCS Approach Toolkit!

Further to my post yesterday about the need for more cooperation, here’s a wonderful example of what’s possible when a diversity of folk get together....Cooperation isn’t easy and there are disagreements, gritted teeth and pragmatic compromises required but now that these folk are sitting at the same table...we’re taking great strides forward in tackling some really complex, wicked problems.

Into the Light

Wilmar’s step into the light really is a revolution. If Wilmar can do it, everyone else must too. Wilmar is not some itsy-bitsy niche company - they’re the world’s largest palm oil company for goodness sakes. We can expect transparency to be the new order in the years ahead and it started last week with Wilmar’s announcement.

Past Post Highlights

I am in no way a prolific writer but among the increasing number of things I’ve written, I look back on a few posts and think, “Yep, I like that post, it’s who I am; it’s what I truly believe.”