Green Buildings Play a Key Role in Strengthening Our resilience to Climate Change

The buildings and construction sector accounted for 38 percent of total global energy-related carbon dioxide emissions in 2019.

#ENVIRONMENT

Will Digital Innovation Unleash New Growth?

For Indonesia to escape middle income trap, we need to kickstart new growth cycles by using 4th generation technological innovations.

SEPTEMBER 10 #ECONOMY

Unfolding the “Social Distancing Saga”

How Indonesia’s responses to the Covid-19 situation reflects the underlying problems of its legal system.

AUGUST 30 #POLICY

Future-Proof Industrial Sites to Cater to the Rise of Electric Trucks in Indonesia

Indonesia has set a target of having 20 percent of its vehicle production be comprised of electric and hybrid vehicles by 2025.

AUGUST 24 #TECH

How Does the Indonesian Paper and Pulp Industry Alter Public Perceptions in its Sustainability Journey?

Speaking from on-the-ground visits this summer in Indonesia, I discovered that paper products come from sustainably managed plantations.

AUGUST 13 #OPINION

Indonesia Doesn’t Pretend Palm Oil Industry Has Been Without Problems

The US and the ILO are collaborating with the government to improve workers' rights across the sector as part of a two-year program.

AUGUST 13 #PALM OIL OPINIONS

APAC: Security in Today’s Hybrid Workplace

Businesses should invest in the right technology to enable their workers to be productive and collaborate securely.

AUGUST 09 #OPINION

VISION

West Java's Sinking Kampong

Tidal floods never fail to inundate the residents' homes.

#EYEWITNESS

Sustainability, Productivity Go Hand in Hand: How Indonesian Smallholders Are Leading the Way

Approximately 2.67 million smallholder farmers comprise 40 percent of total oil palm plantation land in Indonesia.

AUGUST 05 #PALM OIL OPINIONS

Carbon Transition Presents Opportunity for Transformation and Growth

The carbon transition is accelerating, and every company needs to play a role.

JULY 27 #COMMENTARY

ISPO, Smallholders, and Sustainable Development

Palm oil has proven itself to significantly spur economic and social development among small farmers.

JULY 17 #OPINION

What’s Next for the Emerging Market Recovery?

Emerging markets, in general, have shown sustained resilience in managing and adapting to Covid-19.

JULY 12 #ECONOMY

Driving Indonesia’s Recovery Calls for a Robust Agri-Food Industry

The agri-food sector is responsible for more than half of the nation’s workforce.

JULY 07 #ECONOMY

ISPO Assures Palm Oil Worker Rights

Indonesia is the first country in the Asia-Pacific region to ratify all of International Labor Organization’s core treaties.

JUNE 25 #PALM OIL OPINIONS

Deforestation and the Palm Oil Industry

The declining deforestation rate could not have happened without the commitment and drive of the Indonesian palm oil community.

JUNE 04 #OPINION

Real Recovery Calls for the Restoration of Our Ecosystems

We need to especially look at how we approach our water and energy resources, two of our most crucial environmental pillars.

JUNE 04 #ENVIRONMENT

Putting Women at the Center of Asia’s Pandemic Recovery

Even before the pandemic, women in Asia and the Pacific were already at clear disadvantage in the labor market.

JUNE 04 #ECONOMY

We Need to Close The Vaccination Gap

We need global multilateral action to increase the production of vaccines and accelerate the rollout worldwide.

JUNE 03 #HEALTH

Security vs. Complexity: The Key Battleground of the Hybrid Cloud Era

Disconnected security strategies and technologies pose the greatest digital security challenge we’re facing today

JUNE 02 #TECH

Trust Matters

Trust is key in shaping the interplay between societal norms and technology to unlock global economic growth in the upcoming years.

MAY 18 #TECH

The Private Sector’s Climate Opportunities

Reducing emissions globally depends on the private sector recognizing the commercial opportunities that sustainability presents.

APRIL 27 #ENVIRONMENT