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Tackling deforestation – it’s a dirty job but someone’s gotta do it

Blog entry by Greenpeace Australia Pacific | 10 February, 2015

Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) had a history of greenwashing – remember its former Rainforest Realities website? When the company launched its zero deforestation pledge in early 2013, there were those who pointed to this history of making big promises...

Ecoforestry in Papua New Guinea

Feature Story | 30 July, 2013 at 15:00

The islands of Papua New Guinea are home to some of the most important – and most beautiful – tropical rainforests in the world. Does ecoforestry represent a viable option for the region’s forest communities and ecosystems?

Big news: APP commits to end deforestation!

Feature Story | 6 February, 2013 at 10:03

The impossible might be happening. After more than 10 years of campaigning against Asia Pulp & Paper, one of the biggest companies responsible for rainforest destruction, the company has agreed to immediately halt any further deforestation and...

Help us protect PNG's forests

Video | 17 November, 2011 at 17:05

A big scandal is rapidly unfolding in Papua New Guinea. Forests are being stolen and destroyed. Species lost. Communities ripped apart. Help us save these vital forests before they are lost forever. PLEASE DONATE

Arctic 30 Released On Bail

Image gallery | 26 November, 2013

Licence to kill

Report | 22 October, 2013 at 14:00

As few as 400 tigers are thought to remain in the rainforests of Sumatra, which are vanishing at a staggering rate – a quarter of a million hectares every year. Expansion of oil palm and pulpwood plantations was responsible for nearly two-thirds...