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Greenpeace Statement on the State of the Nation Address

Press release | February 10, 2012 at 8:54

In his annual State of the Nation address this evening, President Zuma showed a total disregard for sustainable energy, asking citizens to save power until the two coal-fired power stations – Medupi and Kusile – come onboard in two years time.

Response to the Global Sustainability Panel's report, "Resilient People, Resilient...

Press release | January 31, 2012 at 12:48

It's time to end the perversity of taxpayers paying for fossil fuels which destroy our future and to admit that 'tinkering at the edges will not do the job' of achieving a sustainable future for all (1).

Our Statement on the clashes in Senegal

Press release | January 30, 2012 at 9:39

According to reliable sources, several violent outbreaks occurred last night in Senegal’s capital Dakar and other towns across the country. This follows the announcement by the Constitutional Court that incumbent President Abdoulaye Wade (90...

Over 6,000 Senegalese fishermen challenge politicians to put communities first

Press release | January 19, 2012 at 14:42

Today, the “My voice, my future” caravan organized by Greenpeace and small-scale fishing communities ended with a call on Senegalese politicians to take into account their concerns over the depletion of fish stocks and the massive impact of...

Greenpeace and Local Fishermen Call for Sustainable Fisheries Management in Senegal

Press release | January 14, 2012 at 8:00

Dakar, January 14, 2012 – Greenpeace Africa and Senegalese fishermen are calling on future leaders to review fisheries management legislation and to establish sustainable policies. Greenpeace has launched a caravan that will tour main cities and...

GIVE THIOF A CHANCE , says Greenpeace

Press release | September 21, 2011 at 14:45

We have growing concerns about Senegalese Maritime Economy Ministry’s decision to reduce biological recovery period to benefit national industrial fleet.

Statement on the Explosion at a French Nuclear Facility

Press release | September 13, 2011 at 9:53

Our first thoughts are for the family of the worker who died and those who have been injured at the Marcoule nuclear facility in France today.

Greenpeace Africa Calls on EU for Greater Equity

Press release | July 13, 2011 at 11:31

Dakar July 11- Greenpeace Africa calls on EU to consider African fishermen’s interests in the same way as those of European fishermen. This statement is made while the European Union is on the verge of adopting, this July 13th, new plans to save...

Greenpeace: leading SA brands need to champion toxic-free future

Press release | July 13, 2011 at 8:11

Johannesburg, 13 July 2011 – Major brands in South Africa have no choice but to urgently eliminate hazardous chemicals from their production; that put people and the environment at risk of toxic pollution.

Greenpeace Urges WA Governments to Develop Sustainable Fisheries

Press release | June 29, 2011 at 18:00

Dakar June 29, 2011 – Greenpeace Africa today highlighted the plunder of West Africa’s once rich fishing grounds through presentations under the theme: «Towards sustainable fisheries … Greenpeace and West African fishermen map out the future … »,...

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