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Senegalese Fishermen launch platform to protect their rights

Press release | October 19, 2012 at 14:43

Warang, October 19, 2012 -- Greenpeace Africa today helped bring together Senegalese fishermen, fish packers and sellers in the wake of the biggest ever fishing scandals to hit Senegal.

Eskom’s new mega coal plants will dry up South Africa: Greenpeace

Press release | October 17, 2012 at 11:15

JOHANNESBURG, October 17 2012 – Nearly a million South African households still have no access to the minimum 25 litres of water per day. Eskom’s water-hungry coal expansion is a major threat to the country’s already stressed water resources, and...

Greenpeace releases groundbreaking report on Senegal Sardinella plunder

Press release | October 10, 2012 at 12:25

Dakar – Today marks the launch of a groundbreaking Greenpeace report detailing the plunger of Senegal ‘small pelagic resources by foreign trawler fleets.

Greenpeace: International Musicians give Congolese Youth a voice to protect the...

Press release | October 8, 2012 at 9:00

This morning Greenpeace Africa released a brand new song entitled ““Voix de la Forêt” (The Voices of the Forest), which is performed by 11 internationally acclaimed singers from the Congo Basin countries; in a bid to highlight the importance of...

Statement: Greenpeace Africa opposes potential oil exploration in Virunga National Park

Press release | September 27, 2012 at 14:04

Kinshasa, 26 September, 2012 – London-based oil company SOCO has been granted permission to conduct aerial surveys for oil exploration in Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The British foreign office said today that...

Increasing Secrecy over Nuclear Energy in SA: Greenpeace and SAHA demand the Right to...

Press release | September 27, 2012 at 10:20

Johannesburg, 27 September 2012 – Greenpeace Africa together with the South African History Archives (SAHA) have today submitted four requests under the Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA) [1], in a bid to obtain information on the...

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL / GREENPEACE INTERNATIONAL PRESS RELEASE

Press release | September 25, 2012 at 13:02

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL / GREENPEACE INTERNATIONAL PRESS RELEASE

Greenpeace condemns SA government's irresponsible lifting of fracking moratorium

Press release | September 7, 2012 at 10:20

Today SA's cabinet lifted the moratorium on fracking in the Karoo, based on report findings that have yet to be made public.

Exposed: New York Investors’ Land Grab in Cameroon

Press release | September 5, 2012 at 16:00

Oakland, USA, 5 September, 2012 – An American owned company with a track record of illegality and links to private equity giant Blackstone Group threatens to destroy rainforests and dislocate local communities in Cameroon.

Floods in Senegal: Greenpeace calls for national and international solidarity

Press release | August 30, 2012 at 10:56

Our thoughts go out to those that have lost their loved ones in the recent torrential rains that have also forced thousands to be displaced in Senegal.

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