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Cleaning up our plastic act

Blog entry by Penny Mercoulia | 12 March, 2015

‘I’ll just chuck it in my backpack’. That’s what I said to the cashier in Albert Heijn, the biggest Dutch supermarket on the streets of Amsterdam. She had tried to charge me .50€ cents for a plastic bag so that I could carry my bunch of bananas...

United we sail – Mauritian fishermen, Greenpeace protest against overfishing

Feature Story | 8 May, 2013 at 13:28

This week, politicians, scientists and fisheries managers from around the world are coming to Mauritius to attend the annual Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC) meeting. This organisation is charged by governments to protect tuna stocks across...

In pictures: Over 30 years of anti-whaling campaigning

Feature Story | 1 April, 2014 at 11:03

For over 30 years, we've been standing together against whaling and senseless ocean destruction.

Out of line: The failure of the global tuna longline fisheries

Report | 20 November, 2013 at 12:30

The longline fishing industry is largely operating outside of modern fisheries management due to resistance from flag states and industry to properly regulate and manage this fishing sector.

Great Barrier Reef dumped! Let's get this ad on TV

Video | 6 December, 2013 at 10:07

New Environment Minister Greg Hunt has given approval to build one of the world's biggest coal export facilities inside the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area. Chip in to help sound the alarm to all Australians! https://www.greenpeace.org...

Underwater beauty

Image gallery | 3 July, 2014