Critisism of Neste palm oil use

Neste claims that palm oil helps in combat against climate change, but environmentalists disagree

Ongoing conflict? yes
Conflict type Bioenergy governance conflicts
Resources solid wood
Issues 1 ecological, 2 social, 3 economical, 4 cultural
Keywords palm oil, Neste, Greenpeace
References http://www.greenpeace.org/finland/fi/kampanjat/palmuoljy/Neste-Oil/
Start date 2014
End date
Reason(s) for conflict
Intensity public debate
What are the stakeholders' conflicting values or interests NGOs are opposing the Neste plans of acquisition of palm oil
Barriers for dialogue Neste is planning acquisition of 1.4 mln tonnes annually which is heavily criticized
Forums for dialogue outside pressure on Neste to rethink the acquisition strategy there
Suggestions for conflict resolution / transformation open and trustworthy dialog
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