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The murder of Berta Cáceres – a sad day for the environment

Blog entry by Miguel Soto | 5 March, 2016 2 comments

Last week, defender of the environment and human rights, Berta Cáceres publicly denounced the murder of several indigenous leaders and the threats she herself was subjected to daily in Honduras. Today, we woke up to the shocking news...

Brazil: the most dangerous country for environmental activists in 2015

Blog entry by Márcio Astrini | 27 June, 2016

Last year was the worst year on record for the murder of environmental activists, and m ore killings took place in Brazil than in any other country in the world . Activists across the globe are facing increasing violence...

UN report highlights the challenges Indigenous People in Brazil face to protect their...

Blog entry by Danicley de Aguiar | 23 September, 2016

For Indigenous activists defending their traditional lands, Brazil is one of the most dangerous places in the world . Xavante indigenous people from Maraiãwatsede with traditional body paint for war. Due to conflicts over land...

Demand justice for Berta Cáceres Flores

Action | 28 May, 2016 at 16:50

Together, we can shine a light on this violence and continue the work Berta started.

Taking action, and taking blows, for bluefin

Blog entry by JulietteH | 5 June, 2010 5 comments

This is the latest from Willie Mackenzie, from the Mediterranean. Greenpeace took action in the Mediterranean today, to stop some French purse seiners catching bluefin. And it's fair to say, things kicked off a bit fast . ...

Police disrupt Greenpeace protest against

Image | 16 May, 2003 at 2:00

Police disrupt Greenpeace protest against illegal timber imports from Africa.

Activists attacked while trying to save tuna

Image | 4 June, 2010 at 23:00

Greenpeace activists take non-violent direct action to stop bluefin tuna fishing in the Mediterranean before being rammed and attacked by industrial fishermen. Read More

Greenpeace inflatable damaged

Image | 4 June, 2010 at 23:00

A badly damaged Greenpeace inflatable boat is recovered after being violently attacked by crews from tuna purse seine fishing vessels. Two of the seven Greenpeace inflatable boats were slashed with knives and sank when run over by purse seining...

Amazon: in the hands of a few

Video | 29 August, 2007 at 16:57

Farmers and politicians of the Brazilian municipality of Juína (Mato Grosso state) hinders Greenpeace activists, OPAN (Native Amazon Operation) members and European journalists visit to the Enawene Nawe Indigenous Land. Watch truculence and...

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