Suku Anak community palm oil dispute in Sumatra (ID)

A member of Suku Anak Dalam indigenous community getting killed in an ambush by bio-energy company Ganda Group in a conflict over land-ownership.

Ongoing conflict? no
Conflict type Land use conflicts
Resources solid wood
Issues 1 social, 2 economical, 3 ecological, 4 cultural
Keywords palm-oil, Indonesia, local rights
Start date 2014
End date 2014
Reason(s) for conflict
Intensity violent action
What are the stakeholders' conflicting values or interests Palm oil trader attacks local people over the lans dispute in the area. The same company (PT Asiatic Persada) supplies to Singapore-listed Wilmar International.
Barriers for dialogue absolutely no understanding over the land between suplpier and local people around
Forums for dialogue the immediate action from consumer and NGOs to control the situation over that case
Suggestions for conflict resolution / transformation joint and collaborative actions to prevent further violence in the region, if supply does not agree then consumer has to make radical action and terminate the supplies.