Provincial government of Nangroe Aceh Darussalam (NAD) supports the people’s empowerment to be actively involved in palm oil plantation cultivation.
In his welcome speech of Head of Plantation and Agriculture Agency, NAD Province read by Secretary of the Agency, Ir. Cut Huzaimah, MP., palm oil plantations are the strategic commodity to increase the people’s economy. She thought, the people’s empowerment could done by developing and training the best and sustainable cultivation practices based on the sustainable principles and criteria. Furthermore the plantations could be in synergy with the social and environment in the province.
So the people’s need on palm oil plantations is part of the economic activity for most of the people there.
“We take the stakeholders in Aceh to develop palm oil plantations together which could be equal to the social and the environment around,” Cut Huzaimah said on Wednesday (13/2/2019) in Banda Aceh.
She also mentioned that ISPO as mandatory program from by the government, and RSPO as the initiative from the business world are good to do to the progress of sustainable palm oil business.