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Jurisdictional Approach Transformation Towards Sustainable Palm Oil in Central Kalimantan

Using a simple cell phone application, Earth Innovation Institute's Indonesian sister organization, INOBU, has mapped over 2000 smallholder oil palm farmers in the Seruyan district, helping them take the first step toward receiving the ...

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Advancing Jurisdictional Sustainability During Oslo REDD Week

Last week, the Oslo REDD Exchange brought together 500 REDD+ policy makers and practitioners from around the world to discuss perspectives and experiences on reducing GHG emissions from deforestation and forest degradation in developing nations. ...

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Advancing Smallholder Participation in Sustainable Palm Oil Production

On April 20th a 4-partite MOU was signed between the provincial government of Central Kalimantan, the district government of Kotawaringin Barat, Unilever and EII’s Indonesian sister organization Inobu. The aims of the MOU are to jointly support ...

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EII Board Members Win Top Science Prizes

      Dr. Paulo Artaxo, Chair of Earth Innovation Institute's Board of Directors, was awarded the Prize Almirante Álvaro Alberto 2016, Brazil's top scientific honor, at a May 4 ceremony in Rio de Janeiro. Dr. Artaxo is ...

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Intergovernmental Fiscal Transfers, Forest Conservation and Climate Change

Intergovernmental fiscal transfers (IFTs) are an innovative way to create incentives for local public actors to support conservation. A new book, co-authored by Earth Innovation Institute's Dr. Silvia Irawan and Dr. Luca Tacconi of The Australian ...

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