• Petitioned Chief Minister of Sabah, Musa Aman

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Government of Sabah State, Malaysia
Chief Minister of Sabah, Musa Aman

Stop the palm oil plantations in Sabah!

    1. Petition by

      Friends of Borneo

The Malaysian state of Sabah in north Borneo is already the biggest producer of Malaysian palm oil. Poor regulations by the state government has led to the fragmentation of wildlife habitat making it impossible for unique wildlife like the Borneo orangutan and forest elephants to survive.

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    1. Reached 1,000 signatures
    2. Last two survivors of elephant poisoning tagged.

      Experts trying to find answers to mysterious elephant deaths

      KOTA KINABALU - The mystery surrounding the deaths of 14 Bornean pygmy elephants at a forest reserve in January continues to unravel with wildlife experts leaving no stone unturned in investigations. Researchers are examining two surviving elephants to get to the bottom of the 14 fatalities.

    3. Reached 250 signatures
    4. Mongabay coverage on the demands of the Malaysian NGOs!

      Malaysian NGOs boldly demand forest conservation action in Borneo

      In an unusually bold statement catalyzed by the deaths of 14 rare elephants, six Malaysian NGOs today called on the Sabah state government to pursue 'a more conservation focused agenda' in managing the state's forests. The demand comes shortly after the death of 14 endangered pygmy elephants - thought poisoned by an oil palm plantation developer - thrust Sabah's environmental problems into the international spotlight..

    5. Reached 25 signatures

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      • 10 months ago

      Because, i am a Kalaweit friend.

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    • Keziah Edwards INDONESIA
      • 10 months ago

      Deforestation is killing endangered species fast. Intelligent, sensitive beings such as Orangutans who are much like humans!

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    • monic wijffels-rijkhoff AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS
      • 10 months ago

      pls protect your heritage before it is too late...

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    • Zita Nemeth BUDAPEST, HUNGARY
      • 11 months ago

      the animals can live to be somewhere! everything cannot be taken away from them! they are also a part of the nature. Let us not be have been so selfish to make everything just needs to be a man

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    • Chrystel Biarnaix Cricri FLERS-DE-L'ORNE, FRANCE
      • 11 months ago

      assassins , cesser d'expoité les animaux sauvages !!!!!

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