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Protecting the caribou is protecting the Boreal Forest

Blog entry by Lydie Padilla | December 14, 2017

To assess the quality of the environment and the impact of certain practices, scientists are increasingly turning to biological indicators such as plant, fungi or animal species. The caribou needs you.    SIGN THE PETITION ...

Being on the sidelines is no longer tenable: My first volunteer action with Greenpeace

Blog entry by Pat Smith | December 13, 2017

I’m sixty five years old. I don’t exactly fit the stereotype you might have of a Greenpeace volunteer. My whole life I’ve been outspoken and railed against injustice, but always from behind the scenes. It’s been more usual and...

Why Rudolph the Reindeer really has a red nose!

Blog entry by Marie Moucarry | December 12, 2017

He’s found on our Holiday greeting cards, on our festive napkins, sweaters and cushions. Toy manufacturers love him and children’s clothing brands use him profusely. He is indeed the most famous of all reindeers; our beloved Rudolph. ...

Rudolf the red-nosed reindeer needs our help

Blog entry by Lpadilla | December 12, 2017

He’s found on our Holiday greeting cards, on our festive napkins, sweaters and cushions. He’s even found on our 25 cent coins. An icon adored by local artists and children’s authors, he is indeed the most famous of all reindeers; our...

Delivering not-so-festive holiday greetings to Coke Canada’s HQ

Blog entry by Sarah King, Senior oceans strategist | December 7, 2017

As part of a global week of action, Greenpeace Canada activists visited Coca-Cola’s Canadian headquarters to urge Coke’s leadership to give some good will to marine life this holiday season and stop choking our oceans with its...

Why we should MAKE SMTHNG instead of going shopping

Blog entry by Lu Yen Roloff | November 29, 2017

MAKE SMTHNG Week is about taking action for a better world. From 2-10 December, at the start of the holiday shopping season, we want to invite you to make something with us. In cities around the world, makers are gathering to...

Bonn Climate Conference: True climate leadership still missing

Blog entry by Daniel Mittler | November 20, 2017

The world is moving ahead without Trump - but not as fast and decisively as needed. Another round of climate negotiations is over. And, like last year, President Trump has failed to stop the  global climate talks from moving...

Why We Projected a Giant Hologram Outside TD Bank’s Headquarters

Blog entry by Keith Stewart, Senior Energy Campaigner | November 17, 2017

In the early hours of this morning, we brought frontline Indigenous voices right to TD bank’s headquarters in Toronto. We created a spectacle no bank manager could miss: a giant hologram projection calling on TD to stop...

Transport Canada memo: Need zero-emissions vehicle mandate for deep GHG reductions

Blog entry by Keith Stewart | November 13, 2017

Canada joined Mexico and some U.S. states today at the climate conference in Bonn to announce a new North American Climate Leadership Dialogue that will, amongst other things, look at the potential of zero-emission vehicles to reduce...

Call on provincial premiers to protect caribou habitat

Blog entry by Lydie Padilla | November 3, 2017

Ask your Premier publicly about their plans to save Canada’s woodland caribou and other species at risk.  Just last week, the Quebec government announced they will let the Val-d’Or caribou herd die-off. This sad story is a a wake-up...

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