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Bruno Manser feature film to open Zurich Film Festival

Bruno Manser feature film to open Zurich Film Festival

24.09.2019

Major Swiss movie production honours missing rainforest advocate Bruno Manser.

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Sarawak natives challenge Malaysia’s palm oil industry

Sarawak natives challenge Malaysia’s palm oil industry

06.08.2019

Indigenous Penan and Berawan communities file lawsuit against palm oil development destroying rainforests near the UNESCO-protected Gunung Mulu National Park

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Oligarch’s resort plans threaten primeval beech forests

Oligarch’s resort plans threaten primeval beech forests

18.06.2019

A planned mega ski resort in the Ukrainian Carpathians threatens some of Europe’s last primeval beech forests.

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Taib daughter loses in Swiss court - again

Taib daughter loses in Swiss court - again

23.05.2019

Basel Court of Appeal confirms ruling against Jamilah Taib Murray and her Canadian real estate firm Sakto Corporation – Sarawak Governor’s daughter fails to obtain injunction against the Bruno Manser Fund over money-laundering allegations

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191,000 say no to Mulu oil palm plantation

191,000 say no to Mulu oil palm plantation

08.05.2019

Sarawak activists file petition with Malaysian Embassy in Brussels

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The Mulu Land Grab

The Mulu Land Grab

07.05.2019

New report details multiple legal breaches with oil palm development in Malaysian Borneo

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Sarawak activists take Mulu oil palm struggle to Europe

Sarawak activists take Mulu oil palm struggle to Europe

05.05.2019

Indigenous representatives embark on a multi-city lobby tour to expose detrimental oil palm expansion in Malaysian Borneo

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UN body opens case file about planned construction of Svydovets tourism complex in Ukraine

UN body opens case file about planned construction of Svydovets tourism complex in Ukraine

25.04.2019

A planned mega ski resort in the Ukrainian Carpathians is suspected to cause significant transboundary environmental impacts – The Espoo Convention has opened a case file to investigate whether Ukraine complies with international obligations on environmental protection.

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Canadian ex-general intervened with OECD procedure on behalf of Taib daughter

Canadian ex-general intervened with OECD procedure on behalf of Taib daughter

22.03.2019

Jamilah Taib’s “friend“, former Canadian Forces Lieutnant-General and MP Andrew Leslie, may have helped scuttle review of Ottawa-based Sakto Corporation

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Palm oil traders alerted over Double Dynasty’s link to Mulu rainforest destruction

Palm oil traders alerted over Double Dynasty’s link to Mulu rainforest destruction

21.03.2019

US-based environmental watchdog issues a Rapid Response alert to palm oil traders

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Local people speak out against the project of a mega ski resort in the Ukrainian Carpathians

Local people speak out against the project of a mega ski resort in the Ukrainian Carpathians

19.03.2019

Local people and international environmental activists from 12 different countries attended the first public debate on Svydovets in one of the villages affected by a planned mega ski resort. The gigantic project threatens the primeval forests of the Ukrainian Carpathians.

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Ministers, communities and international experts agree on way forward in renewable energy

Ministers, communities and international experts agree on way forward in renewable energy

18.03.2019

Large dams can only serve as last resort, acknowledged the Malaysian Ministry of the Environment.

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Sarawak PKR leadership endorses plight of the Mulu communities

Sarawak PKR leadership endorses plight of the Mulu communities

17.03.2019

Mulu natives meet Malaysian Minister of Works Baru Bian and State Assemblyman See Chee How in Kuching

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Conference calls for Sarawak to collaborate on clean energy

Conference calls for Sarawak to collaborate on clean energy

15.03.2019

Malaysia civil society organizations brought together government officials, international and local energy experts, industry representatives, and grassroots communities for the Clean Energy Collaboration, Kuching to discuss concrete pathways to achieve economically and environmentally sustainable energy systems.

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Sarawak indigenous leaders call on EU, importers to put palm oil purchases on hold

Sarawak indigenous leaders call on EU, importers to put palm oil purchases on hold

06.03.2019

Indigenous leaders appeal to foreign embassies over Mulu deforestation as Malaysia announces further expansion of oil palm plantations until 2023

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Singapore bank accused of funding Borneo rainforest destruction

Singapore bank accused of funding Borneo rainforest destruction

27.02.2019

United Overseas Bank (UOB) agreed to lend USD 31.775 million to Malaysian oil palm company for controversial plantation in Sarawak

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Sarawak Governors son linked to Mulu oil palm disaster

Sarawak Governors son linked to Mulu oil palm disaster

24.02.2019

Mahmud Abu Bekir Taib controlled Radiant Lagoon until recently

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Mulu logging continues despite protests

Mulu logging continues despite protests

21.02.2019

Oil palm company accused of destroying 300-year old gravesite

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Malaysian Minister

Malaysian Minister "very concerned" about Mulu deforestation

19.02.2019

Teresa Kok, Minister of Primary Industries, promises to hold the Sarawak state government accountable

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Shocking video shows struggle against Mulu oil palm plantation

Shocking video shows struggle against Mulu oil palm plantation

18.02.2019

International petition aims at halting rainforest destruction near the Mulu National Park

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Malaysian police threaten to arrest Penan leader over oil palm protest

Malaysian police threaten to arrest Penan leader over oil palm protest

17.02.2019

Bruno Manser Fund calls on Malaysian authorities to stop all intimidations

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UNESCO World Heritage Site threatened by oil palm plantations

UNESCO World Heritage Site threatened by oil palm plantations

13.02.2019

Bruno Manser Fund calls for an immediate halt to logging in the Mulu area

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Malaysian-Canadian real estate group ordered to pay 165,000 US$ to BMF

Malaysian-Canadian real estate group ordered to pay 165,000 US$ to BMF

11.02.2019

Ottawa-based Sakto Corporation and Malaysian politician's daughter fail with bid to obtain injunction against the Bruno Manser Fund over money-laundering allegations

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NGO Statement of Concern on Tokyo 2020 Olympics’ revised Timber Sourcing Code

NGO Statement of Concern on Tokyo 2020 Olympics’ revised Timber Sourcing Code

30.01.2019

NGOs are disappointed by the recent revision of Tokyo 2020 Olympics’ timber sourcing policy

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Village Micro Hydro Project as model for Sustainable Energy Future

Village Micro Hydro Project as model for Sustainable Energy Future

14.01.2019

Baram, Sarawak - In conjunction with the inauguration of a micro hydro project in the Baram area, SAVE Rivers launched a conference named “Clean Energy Collaboration” which will be held in Kuching in March 2019. The event will bring together key stakeholders for a discussion on sustainable and inclusive energy pathways for Sarawak and Malaysia.

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