New Year, New Intercrops

Starting in 2018, peanuts will be planted in the 1 Million Trees program area Starting in 2018, approx. 15 smallholders from the 1 Million Trees program will begin to plant peanuts in the interspaces between the Sengon trees on their fields. The newly established activities regarding intercrops will mainly focus on the following aspects: peanuts […]

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Award-winning

Fairventures Worldwide is awarded during the World Climate Conference in Bonn and receives a prize for the reforestation approach within the frame of the 1 Million Trees Program in Borneo. During the World Climate Conference in Bonn on 14.11.17, the award ceremony of this year’s Solution Search Competition „Farming for Biodiversity“ took place. Out of 338 […]

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The Indonesian Bishop of the Kalimantan Church Visits Fairventures

In the context of his travels through Germany due to the 50th jubilee of the reformation, Wardinan Lidim, bishop of the Lutheran Kalimantan Church in Borneo, visited Stuttgart and spoke on Tuesday evening at Fairventures Worldwide about how the church wants to contribute to large-scale reforestation in Kalimantan. With the ongoing deforestation in Kalimantan and […]

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The Second „Indonesian Lightwood Cooperation Forum“ in Jakarta

During the 32nd trade expo in Jakarta, the second Indonesian Lightwood Cooperation Forum (ILCF) was held on October 12, 2017, which was organized by Fairventures together with the IPD (Import Promotion Desk), SIPPO (Swiss Import Promotion Program) and in cooperation with the Indonesian Ministry of Trade. About 80 participants joined the forum, which was characterized […]

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A Lightwood Pavilion to Explore

October is coming soon and so is the largest trade fair in Jakarta, Indonesia, which will take place from 11 to 15 October. For the second time, Fairventures will be present with a booth, together with partners such as the Import Promotion Desk (IPD), SIPPO, the Indonesian Ministry of Trade and the Indonesian Light Wood […]

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Change in the Management in Indonesia

The program management of Fairventures in Indonesia and the 1 Million Trees program will be handed over from Stefan Praßel to Panduh Tukat, who will take the lead in our local office and the respective activities from now on. Panduh Tukat is originally from Palangkaraya and has been with Fairventures since the early beginnings of […]

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First Socialization Regarding Agroforestry Systems

As part of the project regarding agroforestry systems with fruit trees and vegetables, the first socializations were carried out in four districts in the project region. The purpose was to inform about the project activities, to present the environmental aspects of the project activities and to highlight the advantages of the cultivation of fruit and […]

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State Secretary Jochen Flasbarth visiting the 1 Million Trees program

As part of his trip to Indonesia in the middle of May, the State Secretary of the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety, Jochen Flasbarth, visited the 1 Million Trees program in Borneo, Indonesia. Within this program, Fairventures has been implementing a project to rehabilitate degraded land with native tree […]

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The Monitoring Season 2017 Has Begun

For four weeks, our team in Borneo was collecting data regarding the development of the newly planted fields including the field mapping. Three teams were in charge of this year´s monitoring of the newly planted fields in Central Kalimantan, our program area. The Sengon trees were counted on the respective fields and the growth development of each […]

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Four Exciting Days at the Spring Fair in Stuttgart

More than 100.000 visitors came to the spring fair in Stuttgart this year, one of the biggest fairs regarding the topic of sustainability in Germany. With a great location directly in the foyer of the fair, the booth of Fairventures Worldwide was set up in the “experiential world of sustainable action”. Together with other important actors […]

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