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8Mar

An update on our Extraordinary Everyday women

Four years ago, we featured several of GAR’s employees in our Extraordinary Everyday campaign, aimed at showcasing the people behind responsible palm oil production. Among these people were four women – with very different roles … Read More “An update on our Extraordinary Everyday women”

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5Mar

A day in the life of a palm oil mill manager in Papua

Robiduan Damanik or Pak Robi, is a Mill Manager at the Kasuari Mill owned by Sinar Mas Agribusiness and Food in Papua. He has been at Kasuari for more than four years but had the … Read More “A day in the life of a palm oil mill manager in Papua”

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7Jan

After a crazy 2020, what can we expect in 2021?

After the black swan event aka the global pandemic of 2020, most of us are looking forward to saying an emphatic goodbye to one of the most tumultuous years in recent history. The world is … Read More “After a crazy 2020, what can we expect in 2021?”

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22Dec

Pursuing dreams and supporting family made possible by a scholarship

Sinar Mas Agribusiness and Food has been running scholarship programmes to help Indonesians go further in life and eventually be able to fulfil their dreams. Dedy Gerson Gultom is the recipient of one such scholarship. … Read More “Pursuing dreams and supporting family made possible by a scholarship”

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14Dec

2020: Making the most of a “horrible” year

2020 is undoubtedly going to be remembered as the year that we can’t get over fast enough. Everyone everywhere has been affected by the events of this year. Clearly, some of those impacts are going … Read More “2020: Making the most of a “horrible” year”

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3Dec

Waluyo’s story: Finding purpose with the SMART Planters scholarship

Recent graduate Waluyo was a recipient of the SMART Planters scholarship programme back in 2016. Originally from Cilacap, Waluyo developed his knowledge at the INSTIPER campus in Yogyakarta, majoring in Agro-ecotechnology, specifically studying agronomic practices … Read More “Waluyo’s story: Finding purpose with the SMART Planters scholarship”

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2Dec

Working for a modern agribusiness

What comes to mind when you think about working in a palm oil company? For many, the image might be plantations, trees and rural areas. Well, I work in a palm oil company, but it … Read More “Working for a modern agribusiness”

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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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9Sep

Teachers going the extra mile during COVID-19

It has been four or five months – I have lost count – since the global pandemic hit us in Indonesia. While businesses are slowly recovering, most schools remain closed.  For the past few months, … Read More “Teachers going the extra mile during COVID-19”

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