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Against the Law: The G8 and the illegal timber trade

Publication | 3 January, 2000 at 1:00

Illegal and destructive logging is threatening the future of the world´s last remaining ancient forests. Since the Rio Earth Summit in 1992, a host of international agreements have aimed to protect these ancient forests. Most recently, the G8...

Greenpeace creates a symbol of peace in the shadow of the Eiffel Tower to commemorate...

Press release | 10 July, 2005 at 2:00

In light of the London bombings, and in memory of the bombing of the Rainbow Warrior by French Government agents on July 10 1985, in Auckland Harbour which killed Greenpeace photographer Fernando Pereira, 500 Greenpeace activists from 20...

Greenpeace: The world’s climate being betrayed by G8 states

Press release | 16 March, 2007 at 1:00

“G8: Stop Talking – Act Now” is the message sent by Greenpeace today to environment ministers meeting in the Cecilienhof Palace in Potsdam, Germany. Activists from the Greenpeace ship “Beluga II” swam to the palace to take a petition to the...

G8 weak on illegal logging

Press release | 18 March, 2005 at 1:00

Greenpeace today expressed its disappointment in reaction to the communiqué on illegal logging issued by G8 Environment and Development Ministers who today ended a two-day meeting in Derbyshire. The G8 ministers failed to commit to adopting...

G8: Take action

Background | 4 July, 2008 at 18:34

Going to the 2007 G8 meeting in Heiligendamm, Germany? We'll be there and at the alternative summit. Hope to meet you.

Hands Across the Sands for no more dirty, deadly fuel!

Blog entry by Brian | 28 June, 2010 3 comments

Hey, everyone who participated in the 900 " Hands Across the Sand " events around the world over the weekend, well done! You were part of  the largest-yet outpouring of grassroots activism in response to the disastrous April 20...


Background | 4 July, 2008 at 18:33

The leaders of the eight richest countries and the five 'emerging economies' will meet to discuss the most pressings issues facing the planet, including Climate Change. We are there to let them know what we think about their (in)actions.


Background | 8 July, 2009 at 10:36

Over 100 activists are taking action right now in Italy - calling on G8 leaders to act NOW! Check out the live feed from these events -- www.greenpeace.org/G8action --

Over 100 activists occupy 4 coal plants in

Image | 8 July, 2009 at 2:00

Over 100 activists occupy 4 coal plants in Italy during the G8 summit.

Cheng Qian from Solar Generation China

Image | 2 June, 2007 at 3:00

Cheng Qian from Solar Generation China, speaking at the G8 demonstration in Rostock, Germany

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