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Forests

Hub | April 4, 2013 at 7:55

With 80 per cent of the planet's ancient forests already lost or degraded, the need for increased protection of the world’s remaining forests is more urgent than ever. Forests help stabilize the climate, sustain life, provide jobs, and are the...

Forests

Hub | December 12, 2011 at 15:48

With 80 per cent of the planet's ancient forests already lost or degraded, the need for increased protection of the world’s remaining forests is more urgent than ever. Forests help stabilize the climate, sustain life, provide jobs, and are the...

6 myths this Indonesian logger didn't want busted

Feature story | July 7, 2014 at 22:00

A new study published last week shows Indonesia's forests are disappearing faster than anywhere else in the world. In Sumatra and Kalimantan, much of this destruction is in forested peatlands. Draining and clearing peatland forests has a...

Exposed: KFC’s secret recipe for rainforest destruction

Feature story | May 23, 2012 at 7:35

Greenpeace unveils KFC’s dirty little secret with a global campaign exposing KFC’s links to rainforest destruction. KFC has been using products in packaging sourced from rainforests, supplied by the notorious Asia Pulp and Paper (APP). Forensic...

Greenpeace Opens its First Permanent African Offices

Feature story | November 12, 2008 at 17:00

Today Greenpeace opened its first permanent offices in Africa with a new continental headquarters in Johannesburg, South Africa and field offices in Kinchasa, Democratic Republic of Congo and Dakar, Senegal. Though campaigning in Africa for more...

Conning the Congo

Feature story | July 29, 2008 at 17:00

Just as the need to save the world’s forests for climate protection is becoming widely recognised, we have discovered that major logging companies - operating in the Congo basin - are increasingly destroying one of the most ecologically important...

Palm oil blockade

Feature story | November 25, 2007 at 17:00

On the morning of the second day of the blockade, eight activists added to the pressure by climbing on the nearby tanks of palm oil and hanging a banner saying "Palm Oil Kills Climate & Forests". They were later taken into custody.

SHUTDOWN! Forest destruction blocked by Greenpeace to save the climate

Feature story | November 16, 2009 at 17:00

While politicians continue to talk, we're taking action at the frontline of forest and climate destruction in Indonesia. Barack Obama is about to arrive in Asia for his first official visit while the US continues to block progress ahead of the...

Camp to protect Indonesian forests continues despite government efforts to stop it

Feature story | November 22, 2009 at 17:00

A Climate Defenders Camp in the Kampar peninsula of Indonesia to bear witness to forest destruction there continues despite concerted government efforts to dismantle it.

Paradise lost for soap and ice cream

Feature story | April 27, 2008 at 17:00

Are you a "green" consumer? Even if your intentions are good, your "Earth friendly" soap and organic ice cream may be driving species to extinction and heating up the planet, especially if these products contain palm oil.

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