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Ministers from Brazil, South Africa, India and China gather in New Delhi to discuss a...

Press release | January 26, 2010 at 13:45

New Delhi, São Paulo, Johannesburg and Beijing, January 18th, 2010 - Within a week, ministers from the four main emerging economies – Brazil, South Africa, India and China, will gather in New Delhi to discuss a joint strategy for the climate...

Greenpeace Africa demands renewable energy investment at NERSA hearings

Press release | January 26, 2010 at 13:40

Johannesburg, South Africa - Today Greenpeace Africa made a verbal submission in the Gauteng leg of the NERSA hearings on Eskom’s proposed tariff increase of 35% annually for the next three years.

An African Renaissance in Greenpeace

Press release | January 6, 2010 at 14:47

Greenpeace is pleased to announce the appointment of two prominent African activists into senior positions in the organisation, Kumi Naidoo as Executive Director of Greenpeace International, and Michelle Ndiaye Ntab as Executive Director of...

Historic opportunity to stop climate chaos squandered in Copenhagen

Press release | December 31, 2009 at 15:04

Copenhagen — Greenpeace strongly condemned the arrogance of the heads of state from the world's most powerful countries for presenting a "take it or leave" deal to the Copenhagen Climate Summit. Whilst en route to the airport they claimed the...

Greenpeace undercover operation exposes illegal dumping of e-waste in Nigeria

Press release | February 19, 2009 at 15:06

Electronic waste intended for recycling is being illegally exported from the United Kingdom to Nigeria disguised as second-hand goods, Greenpeace exposed in an undercover operation. Nigeria is just one of many destinations for the developed...

European Logging Company Exposed for Tax Scams in the Congo; says Greenpeace

Press release | December 12, 2008 at 23:00

A new Greenpeace International investigative report, "Conning the Congo", launched today, reveals tax evasion by one of the main logging companies operating in the region, exposing how industrial logging is not only a key force in climate...

Vast amounts of hazardous electronic waste unaccounted for

Press release | February 20, 2008 at 18:20

The fate of large quantities of electronic waste is unknown, according to a Greenpeace report Toxic Tech: Not in Our Backyard, published today. While some electronic waste may be accounted for by storage in attics or garages, much may be disposed...

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