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Bring it on, 2017: New Year’s resolutions for people and the planet

Blog entry by Dawn Bickett | 20 December, 2016 2 comments

For many of us who care about the environment and about people, 2016 has been a punch to the gut. Politicians and corporations at odds with issues like human rights and a healthy planet have managed to grab power in countries all over...

Refugees at Yonezawa Gymnasium in Japan

Image | 25 March, 2011 at 14:33

25 March 2011 - Japan. A mother holds her baby at Yonezawa gymnasium which is now providing shelter for 504 people who either lost their homes due to tsunami or live near the Fukushima nuclear power station. For those who lost their homes, or...

Greenpeace volunteers board the MV Enif at

Image | 20 June, 2000 at 3:00

Greenpeace volunteers board the MV Enif at the Thames Estuary, UK, to prevent the unloading of criminal imports of illegal wood.

A child plays with his kite amongst the toxic

Image | 13 October, 2008 at 2:00

A child plays with his kite amongst the toxic fumes and burning ground caused due to the underground coal fires around Bokahapadi Village, Jharia.

Greenpeace youth

Image | 25 May, 2007 at 2:00

Greenpeace youth, JAG's, attend the Karneval der Kulturen parade in Berlin, protesting against climate change and the destruction of the oceans.

No Oil!

Image | 7 October, 2010 at 15:32

07 October 2010 - New Zealand. Oil-smeared people walk past the Beehive in central Wellington to protest Energy and Resources Minister Gerry Brownlee's reckless determination to dig and drill for more dirty fossil fuels while ignoring the impacts...

Mayan Community in Mexico

Image | 1 December, 2010 at 18:35

01 December 2010 - Mexico. The use of natural resources in the Maya community of Betania, follows a long term management forest plan. The people of the community extract trees and timber in small proportions to minimize their impact.

Sea Level Rise in Bangladesh

Image | 6 March, 2010 at 15:11

06 March 2010 - Bangladesh. Villagers at Kalabogi village stand on a makeshift dike. If this dike breaks over 1000 homes will be washed away. At high tide the sea is inches away from bursting the bank. Read more

Anti Nuclear Protest in Delhi

Image | 25 March, 2011 at 14:31

25 March 2011 - India. In solidarity with the Japanese people, the civil society of Delhi organized an anti-nuclear march. They demand an immediate moratorium on all new projects, and a stringent review of existing plants by independent experts.

Hong Kong Vigil Supports Japan's Victims

Image | 20 March, 2011 at 14:37

20 March 2011 - China. Hong Kong citizens, legislators and social groups join Greenpeace in a candlelit vigil held in Central Statue Square. The group offers condolences and support for the victims of the massive earthquake and nuclear disaster...

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