About Us

Ecotrop is a social & environmental consultancy firm, set up in 2019 by four experts in the development and implementation of social and environmental sustainability of natural resource-based businesses.

Our team of experts are highly experienced in social and environmental sustainability implementations in different sectors, such as the palm oil industry, forestry, mining, renewable energy, fisheries, and other natural resources-based industries. Our team has experience in Indonesia, Malaysia (Malay Peninsula, Sarawak, Sabah), Lao PDR, Thailand and Papua New Guinea (PNG).

We believe that sustainability should be the core of every business, and  that sustainability principles will ensure benefit of companies to the  local communities, to the environment, as well as long-term profit for  the company. Therefore, we are committed to keep improving our  quality to be able to provide the best possible service to all our clients  and their beneficiaries.

Objectivity
We work within the ethics of our profession to achieve our goals in  an objective manner, without hidden political, economic, social or  environmental agenda.

Fairness
We provide objective results, and give honest expert opinion and  advice to reach the highest possible benefit to company,  communities and environment.

Integrity
We strive to do the right thing in a reliable way, upholding strong  moral and ethical principles and values.

Efficiency
We focus on the expected outputs within the shortest possible time span, and lowest possible budget, without sacrificing any quality.

Our Vision
To be a successful consulting firm that is able to significantly contribute towards sustainable management of natural resources in various fields of industries.

Our Mission

  • To keep up with the latest knowledge and guidance to be able to practice sustainability standards in various schemes and industrial sectors.
  • To incorporate advanced information technology into improvement of the implementation of sustainability standards.
  • To provide the best possible services to our clients in accordance with our values.

Our Services

Sustainability Strategy

  • Technical assistant for certification compliance e.g., RSPO New Planting Procedure, RSPO certification, ISPO certification, IFC, sustainability policy compliance etc
  • Conservation program preparation e.g., RSPO RaCP, carbon and biodiversity offset, ecosystem rehabilitation
  • Sustainability management and monitoring plan preparation e.g., social conflict mitigation plan, Social Corporate Responsibility (CSR) roadmap. Wildlife conflict mitigation plan, Water management plan, and Peat management plan
  • Sustainability risk assessment e.g., identification potential hazards and sustainability challenges that could decrease project efficiency and success
  • Sustainability management system compliances and other sustainability problem solving
  • Specific training needed e.g., HCV-HCS, SIA, GHG, and other competition.

Mapping & Remote Sensing

  • Land Use Change Analysis (LUCA)
  • Land User Risk Identification (LURI)
  • Historical Land Cover Analysis
  • Soil and Peat Survey and Mapping
  • GIS Database and Web-GIS Development
  • Palm inventory/countin

Social & Economic Studies

  • Social Impact Assessment (SIA)
  • Land Tenure Studies
  • Stakeholder Analysis
  • Social Mapping
  • Free, Prior, and Informed Consent (FPIC) Verification
  • Social Conflict Analysis
  • Social Liability Assessment
  • Damage Assessment

ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES

  • High Conservation Value (HCV) assessment
  • High Carbon Stock Approach (HCSA) assessment
  • HCV-HCSA Integrated assessment
  • Biodiversity Assessment
  • Carbon and Greenhouse Gas (GHG) assessment
  • Carbon Stock Assessment
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
  • Social and Environmental Impact Assessment (SEIA)
  • Hydrology Measurement and Sedimentation
  • Environmental Flow Assessment

OTHER SERVICES

  • FOCUS CONSULTATIONS 
    Sustainability management system compliances and other sustainability problem solving
  • TRAINING
    Specific training needed e.g., HCV-HCS, SIA, GHG, and other competition

Our Clients

Our Members & Partnership

Our Team

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Resit Sözer
Director

Expert in tropical ecology and wildlife managementwith more than 25 years of experience in Indonesia andother countries in South East Asia

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Bias Berlio P
Marketing Communications
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T Ade Fachlevi
Finance & HRD
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Reza Abdillah
Data Analyst
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Fata H Faz
Fauna Specialist
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Rahmadi Aulan
Flora Specialist
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M Rizky P Nasution
Remote Sensing and GIS
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M Farid Al-Faritsi
Carbon Analyst
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Bahroin Idris Tampubolon
Socio Economic Expert

Work with us. Think sustainability.

“We are looking for dynamic, innovative, proactive, professional individuals interested in sustainability issues”

Please submit your application with a cover letter and CV to Email: admin@ecotrop.id