This report reveals how a palm oil plantation established and developed illegally in 2013 and 2014 has since continued to clear forests illegally with impunity. Worse, the timber it has illegally cut is certified legal under Indonesia’s flagship Timber Legality Assurance System.
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The expansion of coal and palm oil has spread to Muara Tae village, located in West Kutai Regency. The expansion was carried out on the grounds of meeting national energy needs.