Assault on the commons-cover

Assault on the Commons

Indonesia is losing its forests faster than ever. Government efforts to halt the hand out of industrial permits for logging and plantations are failing. Despite its promises to cut back on greenhouse gas emissions, the country is experiencing a run-away process of forest clearance for oil palm estates and pulpwood plantations.

Countries:
Indonesia
Commodities:
Mining, Palm Oil, Pulp & Paper, Rubber, Timber