Articles, posts and podcasts about sustainable supply chains, mostly


Small holder famers & deforestation in southeast Asia – Podcast with Dr Nirarta Samadhi, country director, Indonesia, World Resources Institute

Helping smallholders be sustainable is key

Companies are making zero deforestation pledges, and putting an emphasis on transparency.

But what can government and NGOs do?

And how can small holder famers be incentivised to stop burning forests?


An eight minute podcast with Ian Welsh, editorial director, Innovation Forum.Innovation Forum’s Ian Welsh talked with the WRI’s Dr Nirarta Samadhi at the recent Singapore Dialogue on Sustainable World Resources, held by the Singapore Institute of International Affairs
Upcoming relevant, PowerPoint free, discussion-based business meetings from Innovation Forum:(if you read all the above, these are where you can meet fellow executives from companies working on all these issues) 

  • How Business Can Tackle Deforestation – 28-29 September 2015 – Singapore – A make or break issue for Asia’s corporate reputation? With APP, Cargill, Forest Peoples Programme, Golden Agri Resources, Robertsbridge, Sime Darby, TFT, Unilever, Wilmar International, World Economic Forum and many more. Email for more information.