Palm oil giant FELDA sanctioned over worker trafficking allegations

The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) announced it would be sanctioning the company formerly known as FELDA Global Ventures. The charges include forced labor, complicity in the trafficking of workers, terrible living conditions, widespread illegality and over 25 breaches of the organization’s sustainability certification criteria on FELDA plantations.

Palm oil giant FELDA sanctioned over worker trafficking allegations — Quartz