Palm Oil Smallholder Project with DC-Packard Foundation, DC-Goodhope, Paser District, East Kalimantan and Kotawaringin District, Central Kalimantan

Program title: Palm Oil Smallholder Project with DC – Packard Foundation, DC – Goodhope, Paser District, East Kalimantan and Kotawaringin District, Central Kalimantan

Program Base: Paser District, East Kalimantan & Kotawaringin District, Central Kalimatan

Period: 2019

Target Beneficiaries: Oil Palm Smallholders in Paser District, East Kalimantan & Kotawaringin District, Central Kalimatan

 

Description: In an effort to improve traceability data for oil palm farmers, Widya Erti together with The David and Lucile and Packard Foundation and Daemeter Consulting conducted a program of mentoring, training and surveying traceability of oil palm farmers in Paser Regency, East Kalimantan and in Kotawaringin Regency, Central Kalimantan. This program produces several outcomes, including the registration and training of farmers in 5 villages in North Penajam Paser Regency, East Kalimantan and 4 villages in Kotawaringin, Central Kalimantan which are useful as an information database to facilitate the administrative and technical processes of managing oil palm in the field.