Forty young environmental activists armed with bicycles, animal costumes and leaflets set out to raise awareness of the planned destruction of Areng Valley, but the security forces stopped them from cycling through Phnom Penh. They still garnered considerable attention.
The Indonesian Supreme Court has ruled that Bumitama Agri Ltd, a major palm oil company, acted illegally in clearing land on Borneo for plantations. Our partner organization Save our Borneo fought a long, hard battle for this verdict.
Indonesian environmentalists are sounding the alarm: a palm oil company is clearing land in Borneo's Tanjung Puting National Park for new plantations. The swamp forests are among the last remaining habitats for endangered orangutans and proboscis monkeys. Please take a stand and sign our petition to the Indonesian government.
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