CPOPC Statement on the SDGs and RED II

CARTAGENA - The Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) refers to the recent meeting held between Ministers, Ambassadors and Business leaders of Colombia and Malaysia in Cartagena, Colombia on 26 September 2018. The purpose of the meeting was to lay grounds...
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Rolling Out the Sustainability Movement for Smallholders

PUTRAJAYA - To ease oil palm smallholders in grasping the complex concepts of sustainability, CPOPC organized a consultative workshop on Best Agricultural Practices (BAP) in oil palm cultivation on 6-7 August 2018 in Putrajaya, Malaysia. The workshop convened 24...
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A Consolidation to Foster Free Trade

JAKARTA - Malaysian Minister of International Trade and Industry, Mr Darell Leiking, made a visit to the Secretariat of Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) in Wisma Nusantara Building, Jakarta, on Saturday (11/8). The courtesy call is part of Mr Darell...
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Vatican Stands Behind Palm Oil

ROME - Building on a high-level meeting between Indonesia Minister and Pope Francis just two weeks earlier, Vatican sponsored an international conference on palm oil in mid May 2018 in Rome, Italy, insinuating The Holy See support for the most productive vegetable...
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FAO Goes with Palm Oil

ROME - Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) endorsed the development of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Compliance of Vegetable Oil initiative of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), which selects oil palm as the commodity for the pilot...
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The Diminishing Importance of European Union

JAKARTA – Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) partnered with Indonesia leading newspaper, Kompas, organized a one-day seminar in mid May 2018 gathering Indonesia palm oil multi-stakeholders and European Commission to garner insights on recent European...
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Towards Multilateral Alliance: Partnership with UNCTAD

GENEVA - Setting out a collaboration, CPOPC Executive Director, Mr Mahendra Siregar, visited United Nations headquarter in Geneva, Switzerland on late September 2017 to have a courtesy call with Secretary General of United Nations Conference on Trade and Development...
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Collaboration on the Move: Inaugural Ministerial Meeting of Palm Oil Producing Countries

The Ministers responsible for the palm oil industry from Indonesia and Malaysia attended the Inaugural Ministerial Meeting of Palm Oil Producing Countries (IMMPOPC) of the Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) in Bali, Indonesia, on 2 November 2017. The...
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WTO Public Forum: CPOPC, The Mission and Reality

CPOPC seeks to appear at the global stage by participating in global forum. On late September 2017, CPOPC Executive Director, Mahendra Siregar, delivered remarks at World Trade Organization Public Forum (WTO PF) in Geneva, Switzerland. Mr Mahendra highlighted ‘’the...
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Harnessing Smallholders: CPOPC-UNCTAD Joint Research

CPOPC puts smallholders issue at the forefront of its programs, and seeks to bring this issue into global discourse by engaging multilateral organization such as the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). On 3 November 2017 in Bali, Indonesia,...
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Paving the Way for the Poor to Quit Poverty: Why Palm Oil Matters.

 

 

 

The Small That Counts: The Significance of Smallholders in Global Economy.

 

 

Making The Indispensable Real: Research and Innovation of Palm Oil.

 

 

Value Added For a Better Life: From Food to Fuel.

 

 

Dealing With The Paradox of The Versatility of Palm Oil.

 

 

Vegetable Oil vs Vegetable Oil: Trade Barriers Over Palm Oil.