Forest Stewardship Council

Forest Stewardship Council

Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) qualifications include the Forest Management Auditor Course for Auditors to FSC Standards (December 2019), the FSC Chain of Custody Auditor Course (December 2019), FSC Chain of Custody Multi Site and Group Certification (December 2019), the FSC Pesticides Policy (November 2019), FSC Stakeholder consultation for forest evaluation (November 2019), FSC Trademark Training for Certification Bodies on FSC-STD-50-001 (September 2019), Control Union Auditor Training (January & June 2007) and Basic Course for Rainforest Alliance Auditors (November 2005). No audits were recently attended; for information on past audits attended, see the Audit Log.
World Indonesianist Forum 2018

World Indonesianist Forum 2018

Guest speaker at the World Indonesianist Forum (October 2018)
Here be Dragons

About two years ago I ran my own, self-imposed, social experiment… one I don’t encourage anyone to repeat: I joined several anti-oil-palm groups on Facebook. Not being much of an anti-anything myself this was my ‘here be dragons’ moment; my personal blank space on the map to explore. I meant to learn more about the global concerns over oil palm and to add some local context to these concerns. But the thunder of dragons I expected to find was but a mass of petty minds, whipped into a frenzy of prejudice through selective posts by a few super brands. It quickly became – quite literally – too depressing to continue. Continue reading

Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification

Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification

Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) qualifications include IFCC Refresher Course (November 2019), Social Auditor Forest Management (February 2015) and Chain-of-Custody (December 2014). No recent audits were attended; for information on past audits attended, see the Audit Log.

PEFC Certificate #PEFC-IFCC/Auditor CoC/002/I/2015 and IFCC Certificate #IFCC/Auditor PHL-III/0008/II/2015 are withheld – without my permission/consent – by PT AJA Sertifikasi Indonesia.