A CRITICAL MOMENTTO PROTECT RAINFORESTS AND RIVERS

Industrial logging and plantation development in Borneo’s forests have polluted rivers, degraded fragile forest ecosystems and made it difficult for communities to find the forest products they need to survive.

ABOUT BORNEO

INTERNATIONAL SUPPORTFOR INDIGENOUS CAMPAIGNS

The Borneo Project responds to the needs of local partners, providing whatever support best suits programmatic and campaign needs.

OUR WORK

ELEVATING GRASSROOTS VOICESWATCH OUR FILM SERIES

The Borneo Project Film Team created a series of short documentary films about the 12 mega-dams slated for construction in the Malaysian state of Sarawak, in northern Borneo.

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HUMAN RIGHTSFOR FOREST PROTECTORS

Most of the indigenous communities of Borneo do not have legal rights to the land that they depend on for their lives and livelihoods.

HUMAN RIGHTS

Latest News

11 Jun

Penan community accuses Samling of destroying protected salt lick

Opposition mounts in Layun Forest Management Unit, while Long Pakan community blames Samling’s logging operations for destruction of an HCV protected salt lick People…

06 Jun

A Letter from our Director

Dear friends, I recently returned from Sarawak, where I once again experienced the breathtaking beauty of this region alongside the stark reality of ongoing…

31 May

Communities fighting deforestation push for inclusion in EU talks

Human Rights Watch calls for environmental groups and Indigenous communities to be included at the Malaysia and Indonesia EU anti-deforestation task force meetings. (Brussels,…

29 May

State of the Malaysian Rainforest 2024

Report via RimbaWatch Executive Summary This supplement report supports the general findings of the original State of the Malaysian Rainforest 2023 Study. This report…

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Latest News

11 Jun

Penan community accuses Samling of destroying protected salt lick

Opposition mounts in Layun Forest Management Unit, while Long Pakan community blames Samling’s logging operations for destruction of an HCV protected salt lick People…

06 Jun

A Letter from our Director

Dear friends, I recently returned from Sarawak, where I once again experienced the breathtaking beauty of this region alongside the stark reality of ongoing…