Palm Oil action against Ship Gran Couva in Riau

Photo | 14 September, 2011

November 2008. By securing himself to the anchor chain, this activist is delaying the departure of the tanker Gran Couva. The ship is carrying 27,000 tonnes of palm oil to the Netherlands. His banner reads “No more forests or peat land for palm oil”

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Philippines coal action

Generic multimedia item | 10 November, 2005 at 1:00

Phone call between Australian activist Shannon and Derek, web editor on board the Rainbow Warrior after Greenpeace activists were badly beaten by personel from the Masinloc coal power plant in Zambales, Philippines. The activists were protesting...

Kleenex: blowing away the forests

Generic multimedia item | 9 November, 2005 at 1:00

Did you know that every time you use a Kleenex® brand tissue, you're not only wiping your nose, you're wiping away a bit of ancient forests?

Amazon Drought

Generic multimedia item | 30 October, 2005 at 2:00

The Amazon is experiencing the worst drought in more than 40 years, and experts believe that global warming and massive deforestation are to blame.

South East Asia Drought

Generic multimedia item | 27 October, 2005 at 2:00

One of the worst droughts in living memory strikes Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam and Indonesia. Severe water shortage and damage to agriculture has affected millions. Extreme weather patterns such as this are caused by global warming.

Yellow River at risk

Generic multimedia item | 14 October, 2005 at 3:00

China's mighty Yellow River originates on the Tibetan Plateau but is under threat from global warming.

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