KIDS CUT CONFLICT PALM OIL

palm oil logo copy

Wildlife Asia is very proud to be working in partnership with Kid’s Cut Conflict Palm Oil (KCCPO). We believe that children have such a powerful voice on conservation issues. When kids care, adults listen! This is a truly inspirational bunch of young people with boundless energy and we welcome their efforts to take the message global.

Who are KCCPO?
A group of kids who care deeply about preserving the remaining habitats of endangered wildlife. Witnessing the haze of 2015 they formed with the hope of educating themselves and others regarding the destruction of rain forests of the Borneo and Sumatra for conflict Palm oil.
“We want other kids to know if they stop buying conflict Palm oil they can make a difference and save the habitat of endangered animals” Indigo (13 yrs old, KCCPO founding member)

 12799324_955608754475392_3143438456246719619_n

 What are we trying to achieve?
Education and awareness is what KCCPO is all about. We have noticed that children have an innate desire to connect with and defend these habitats and we want to educate them as to how they can achieve this by making better consumer choices.
 12115620_904093619626906_5130534977257039276_n
Through presentations and activities at schools, conferences and events,  we find fun ways to introduce kids to the issues and educate them to read the labels and be accountable for their consumer choices.
12243493_906617109374557_8925561853141714354_n
12794388_955610567808544_4615301639309476768_n
Activities and achievements to date
  • Launch of Kids Cut Palm Oil Day on Nov 30th, 2015, where more than 30 schools worldwide dedicated a day to learning about the effects on Conflict Palm Oil (CPO) on the worlds remaining forests. The kids identified products containing CPO and many children made a pledge to not consume them.
  • Jane Goodall- We are so delighted that Jane has endorsed our campaign and has invited us to be part of her roots and shoots program https://www.facebook.com/graspunep/videos/10153818915628993/
  • Cop21 Paris- We were so happy to be represented by one of our members at a press conference at COP21 in Paris.
  • Avaaz Climate Marchhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l2hN83QdOfE&feature=youtu.be
  • We have presented at more that 15 local and international schools and  since we launched we have done presentations at 2 schools per month. We have been invited to Singapore in May 2016 to speak at United World College and Facebook offices, Singapore. We are presenting in June 2016 at schools in the UK.
  • We presented and led a workshop along with Dr Mike Johnson at GIN Sanur in March 2016. The workshop was entitled “inspiring kids to be changemakers”
  • We were delighted to be invited as key note speakers to GIN Borneo in September.

12316440_912652722104329_8670197774116697799_n12804909_960858263950441_4755497077504097413_n

Media and Resources

Want to get involved? Contact us today to find out how!


Coming soon!

FaceBook

  • Here it is! A mega 2 year annual report (because I was a tad busy 'doing' rather than writing about
    19/Oct/2017 00:50
  • We just can't get this done fast enough😢 Two more Sumatran elephants were killed yesterday, elec
    16/Oct/2017 11:28
  • Giving Day for Apes 2017 is almost here! We know that you love the gibbons as much as we do so pleas
    16/Oct/2017 00:56
  • It is estimated that there are 40-80 million refugees as a result of dam projects. The people of My
    13/Oct/2017 05:55
  • Join us for a night of fun and stunning artwork while saving species from extinction on Thursday 9th
    11/Oct/2017 12:08
  • The preservation of the Leuser Ecosystem is crucial for the survival of its biodiversity, for the wa
    11/Oct/2017 07:15
  • Huge thank you to I Stand With My Pack for Saturdays #RiseAgainstExtinction event here in LA. Paul
    04/Oct/2017 19:47
  • Just picked up this awesome piece from @roaming__elephant for Roar Art Auction, November 9. Tickets
    02/Oct/2017 09:04
  • I had the pleasure of working on this little piece recently with the ABC/BBC. Really hope it can hel
    02/Oct/2017 00:36
  • Yes that is our logo on the red carpet. Working it 😜#fortheelephants #lovetheleuser
    01/Oct/2017 03:36
  • Here we go! Ready to rock it! We scrub up alright for a couple of treehuggers 😜🌲🐘#lovethele
    01/Oct/2017 02:52
  • This is the face of fear. A victim of human greed and consumerism, displaced by our endless destruc
    30/Sep/2017 17:57
  • The future of rhinos will depend on how our generation responds here and now to the relentless deman
    22/Sep/2017 13:39
  • We are super excited to bring you our very own Keep Cup! Now you can do your bit to eliminate waste
    07/Sep/2017 13:09
  • Have a look at young Sukma, the first baby born to the reintroduced Javan gibbons. He's just adorabl
    04/Sep/2017 11:33
  • Guess what? WE WON!!!!!! 👏 🙋 Thank you so much to Australian Ethical Super and of course to a
    29/Aug/2017 07:46
  • “The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look o
    28/Aug/2017 12:52
  • Reducing meat consumption is one of the most important ways we can combat climate change, in fact it
    24/Aug/2017 02:56
  • Reading 'The Hornless Rhinoceros' to some lovely @boldparkcommunityschool kindy kids! Drop us an ema
    21/Aug/2017 02:45
  • Have a look at this wonderful short film produced by our partner, Karen Environmental and Social Ac
    16/Aug/2017 05:20
  • It takes a village to save the gibbons! 👍 A few months ago the team at the Javan Gibbon Center c
    09/Aug/2017 03:09
  • The construction of roads is one of the biggest threats facing wilderness areas globally. A plea fr
    08/Aug/2017 02:59
  • 01/Aug/2017 01:48
  • Let's take a moment today to say THANK YOU to all the incredible rangers out there! These men and w
    31/Jul/2017 08:09
  • Today is your last chance to vote for us! Thanks to everyone who has already done so 👍 VOTE HER
    31/Jul/2017 03:57

Twitter

  • Wildlife Asia - https://t.co/tpFnom4ITK Please help us to win 20k to help save Sumatran rhinos. Last chance to vote for us!Tue Jul 25 03:03:30 +0000 2017
  • Exciting job opportunity just posted!!! Come and join us on the Karen Wildlife Conservation Initiative https://t.co/jqvrXg6nKqTue May 16 07:54:59 +0000 2017
  • The Karen people have big plans to ensure their natural resources are sustainably managed. Find out how! https://t.co/FFoSMNBfy5Thu May 11 04:10:08 +0000 2017
  • @austethical Thank you for helping to save the #LastPlaceonEarth. Letting go of this paradise is not an option. https://t.co/qdAkgyRZXzThu May 04 01:26:53 +0000 2017
  • #LoveTheLeuser? @LeoDiCaprio does. Find out why and join the movement to protect this place https://t.co/vuzXweton7 https://t.co/bsoRAxKqdHMon Apr 17 01:20:07 +0000 2017
  • The Leuser Ecosystem is a globally important carbon sink. Learn more about it: https://t.co/vuzXweton7… https://t.co/fWCwpR1RJFSun Apr 16 11:20:14 +0000 2017
  • No matter where you live, we depend on the Leuser Ecosystem. Join the #LoveTheLeuser movement.… https://t.co/7YECwRsEmSSun Apr 16 02:20:14 +0000 2017
  • Graphic artist @EarthHeiress tells the story of the Leuser Ecosystem. Find out why it matters:… https://t.co/o48rFs8P8JFri Apr 14 22:20:11 +0000 2017
  • No matter where you live, we depend on the Leuser Ecosystem. Join the #LoveTheLeuser movement.… https://t.co/4w8kMvpPU8Fri Apr 14 10:20:14 +0000 2017
  • Join the #LoveTheLeuser Ecosystem movement, a global effort to raise the profile of the Leuser:… https://t.co/cJNUToKAxVThu Apr 13 02:20:09 +0000 2017
  • To protect the Leuser Ecosystem, we have a plan to make it famous: https://t.co/vuzXweton7 LoveTheLeuser https://t.co/ME7uOhEISKTue Apr 11 22:15:13 +0000 2017
  • The Leuser Ecosystem is a land of rare beauty. Help protect this ecosystem: https://t.co/vuzXweton7 #LoveTheLeuser https://t.co/2lAY56I1I6Mon Apr 10 23:30:29 +0000 2017
  • Sumatran orangutans #LoveTheLeuser! Join the movement to protect this amazing place. https://t.co/vuzXweton7 https://t.co/2l6mNGTWsLSun Apr 09 23:30:30 +0000 2017
  • The Leuser Ecosystem is like nowhere else on Earth. Join the #LoveTheLeuser movement: https://t.co/vuzXweton7Sat Apr 08 20:30:50 +0000 2017
  • Full of life, the Leuser Ecosystem is Indonesia at its wildest. Join the #LoveTheLeuser movement:… https://t.co/bbYvmFWGqJSat Apr 08 01:30:21 +0000 2017
  • There are few places that vibrate w/ the power of nature like the Leuser Ecosystem: https://t.co/vuzXweton7 #LoveTheLeuserThu Apr 06 06:30:33 +0000 2017
  • Graphic artist @EarthHeiress tells the story of the Leuser Ecosystem. https://t.co/vuzXweton7 #LoveTheLeuser https://t.co/MONxl9quDCWed Apr 05 01:25:07 +0000 2017
  • Join the #LoveTheLeuser movement to protect clean drinking water for millions: https://t.co/vuzXweton7 https://t.co/fwsQPvBSTsTue Apr 04 02:05:19 +0000 2017
  • #LoveTheLeuser Ecosystem? Let’s get the world excited to protect this amazing place: https://t.co/vuzXweton7 https://t.co/jiVvpfBbKQSun Apr 02 21:05:08 +0000 2017
  • Millions of Acehnese & North Sumatran people #LoveTheLeuser! Find out why: https://t.co/vuzXweton7 #WaterIsLife https://t.co/wmu7SjfoihSun Apr 02 01:05:09 +0000 2017

Instagram

Leave a legacy for your children. Spare a little today for a brighter future tomorrow.

Social Widgets powered by AB-WebLog.com.