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Embracing Change - Shaping the Future

Publication | June 8, 2016 at 13:06

This annual report provides a summary of the activities carried out in different parts of Africa in an effort to curtail some of the pressing environmental challenges of our time, including: climate change, deforestation, water pollution, coal...

The Sun is the center of it all…

Blog entry by Spume Msomi | June 6, 2016

The diary of a Solar Lover - Part 2 The sun has been around for more than 4.5 billion years and its mass is around 330,000 times that of Earth. It is three quarters hydrogen which is being converted into helium. The sun...

Greenpeace leaves the CECAF meeting with mixed feelings

Blog entry by Marie Suzanne Traoré | May 31, 2016

After four years without any annual meetings, the CECAF (Fishery Committee for the Eastern Central Atlantic) got together. Millions of people depend on fish resources in the region and the common wealth that lies in our ocean...

Shopping on Sunshine

Blog entry by Spume Msomi | May 31, 2016

The diary of a Solar Lover - Part 1 The Renewable Energy Champions Campaign is a Greenpeace Africa campaign aimed at getting the country’s top five retailers, Woolworths, Pick n Pay, Spar, Massmart and Shoprite, to show solar...

How Cameroon’s Stolen Wood Reaches International Markets

Press release | May 26, 2016 at 9:20

Yaoundé, 26 May 2016 - A Greenpeace Africa investigation into illegal logging operations in Cameroon has uncovered a trail of stolen timber leading to Cameroon’s main log exporter Compagnie de Commerce et de Transport (CCT), and has reportedly...

La Socamba: How Cameroon’s stolen wood reaches international markets

Publication | May 26, 2016 at 8:30

Cameroon’s forests are among the most species-rich in the Congo basin, containing the region’s most biologically diverse forests, providing valuable habitat for endangered Western Lowland Gorillas, chimpanzees and forest elephants, amongst...

Greenpeace slams Eskom CEO's anti-renewable energy propaganda

Press release | May 17, 2016 at 11:49

Johannesburg, 13 May 2016: Reacting to claims made by Eskom CEO Brain Molefe during his State of the System briefing in Cape Town yesterday, that Renewable Energy is a ‘disappointment’, Greenpeace has said:

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