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New leadership at Greenpeace International

Feature story | June 10, 2009 at 17:00

Greenpeace will soon have a new leader. Kumi Naidoo will take up the role of Executive Director of Greenpeace International in November 2009, when Gerd Leipold steps down after nearly nine years as our activist-in-chief.

Greenpeace’s new vision for Canada’s Boreal Forest

Feature story | June 9, 2009 at 17:00

Greenpeace has released a new vision for Canada’s Boreal Forest that will protect the health and integrity of our Boreal Forests and reinvigorate the forest industry and northern forest communities.

Lobbying your Member of Parliament

Feature story | June 8, 2009 at 17:00

Greenpeace is conducting a 2-hour workshop on how to lobby your Member of Parliament, with former Member of Parliament Lynn McDonald, and Greenpeace Climate Coordinator, Dave Martin. The workshop will provide background on climate change issues,...

Greenpeace launches video on seafood destruction on Oceans Day

Feature story | June 7, 2009 at 17:00

Greenpeace launched a new video on Oceans Day to highlight concerns over the destruction of seafood and the world’s oceans.

Make Up your Mind Metro!

Blog entry by Liam Doherty | June 5, 2009

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Roadside Dialog

Blog entry by Kevin Hill | June 5, 2009

It’s difficult to facilitate a dialog on sustainable fishing methods from the side of the road. This is one of the hard lessons you learn when trying to confront a supermarket manager on the policies of his or her corporate head office...

Seafood Tour: Get it Together Galen!

Blog entry by Andrea Macdonald | June 3, 2009 2 comments

At 11:45 this morning Greenpeace activists from Vancouver arrived at Extra Foods to continue their push on Loblaws. Over the past year Greenpeace has worked hard to get the so called "green grocer" back on track with sustainable...

Rocking The Boat at Costco

Blog entry by Liam Doherty | June 3, 2009

This morning, activists from London, Hamilton and Toronto stood united against wholesale ocean destruction. It appears that our coordinated Canadian sustainable seafood efforts are having an impact upon the wholesale retailer. However,...

Greenpeace takes action on Wonderland Rd.

Blog entry by Kevin Hill | June 3, 2009

After hearing Greenpeace spokesperson Liam O'Daugherty on NewsTalk 1290’s morning talk show, a father and daughter made their way over the Costco on Wonderland road in London, Ontario seeking to express themselves. Having just...

Seafood Tour: Let Them Bake

Blog entry by Andrea Macdonald | June 2, 2009

Greenpeace activists left the Vancouver office at 10 o'clock this morning on route for a Safeway in Whiterock/South Surrey. Fish costumes in hand they set out to confront Safeway, for the second time in BC, about their part in...

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