Newsroom

Year: 2020

9Nov

Palm oil – an essential ingredient to combat world hunger

Global hunger is on the rise, and the COVID-19 pandemic is making things worse. In the midst of this rise in malnutrition, the UN World Food Programme (WFP), which provides lifesaving food assistance to millions … Read More “Palm oil – an essential ingredient to combat world hunger”

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23Oct

Podcast: Brain-Based Learning

Browser anda tidak mendukung fitur html audio Rumbun and jungle friends podcast. Educational podcast series from Sinar Mas Agribusiness and Food. Hosted by Wulan Suling, the podcast series aim to share information on teaching techniques … Read More “Podcast: Brain-Based Learning”

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19Oct

When science and field practices go hand-in-hand

The world population is expected to hit 9.8 billion by 2050. That’s a 25 percent increase from the current 7.8 billion in 2020. The average global oil consumption per capita is also expected to increase … Read More “When science and field practices go hand-in-hand”

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15Oct

My food hero

The COVID-19 global crisis is forcing us to slow down and reflect on the things we took for granted. Many of us are rekindling our appreciation of something so basic in our daily lives that … Read More “My food hero”

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14Oct

Securing university scholarships, eight Sakai Kandis kids look forward to a brighter future

Riau, 14 October 2020 – Sinar Mas Agribusiness and Food, through PT Ivo Mas Tunggal as its subsidiary, has recently granted scholarships under the Programme Sumbangan Pembinaan Pendidikan (SPP) 2020 to eight Suku Sakai Kandis … Read More “Securing university scholarships, eight Sakai Kandis kids look forward to a brighter future”

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7Oct

Indragiri Hilir, Riau, 7 October 2020 – During the COVID-19 pandemic, the demand for red ginger has skyrocketed, and seven villages in Indragiri Hilir Regency, Riau have enjoyed economic benefits from cultivating it. According to … Read More “Red ginger boosts immunity, increases income, and prevents forest and land fires in Riau amid soaring demand”

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1Oct

Tips to keep children engaged: what we learnt teaching them about forest and land fire prevention

Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, our teams are working hard to ensure educational efforts on forest and land fire prevention keep going strong. We conducted virtual workshop sessions to help teachers in Indonesia learn the … Read More “Tips to keep children engaged: what we learnt teaching them about forest and land fire prevention”

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29Sep

Margarine vs. butter: What’s the difference?

Margarine and butter – you often use them interchangeably; for spreading on toast, pan-frying eggs, cooking pancakes, baking etc. But do you actually know the difference between the two? If you love cooking or work … Read More “Margarine vs. butter: What’s the difference?”

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29Sep

In photos: Fire-fighting training around our concessions

Rapid on-the-ground response is crucial in ensuring forest fires do not spread uncontrollably. While we have teams of specialised firefighters, we believe in the value of educating communities so that they are equipped with the … Read More “In photos: Fire-fighting training around our concessions”

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