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Guardian Tree Reveal

Image | May 3, 2014 at 9:00

61,000 signatures appear on the Guardian Tree, a symbol of our shared resolve to stand up for forests and tell Resolute Forest Products, Canada’s largest logging company, that reckless clear-cutting in the Boreal Forest is not okay. If you didn’t...

Exploring the canned seafood aisle on World Tuna Day

Blog entry by Sarah King, tuna hugger | May 2, 2014

It’s been a year since we released our 2013 Canned Tuna Sustainability Ranking , revealing how well-known Canadian brands are doing when it comes to ensuring their products are ocean-friendly. What better day to share some of the...

The forest belongs to the workers, not multinationals

Blog entry by Nicolas Mainville | May 1, 2014

The forest belongs to the workers, not multinationals The future of Quebec’s forestry sector is uncertain for tens of thousands of workers and their families. While there has been some positive news for the industry lately...

Greenpeace activists intercept first shipment of Arctic offshore oil

Blog entry by Farrah Khan, Arctic Campaigner | May 1, 2014

As social beings, we often celebrate our firsts: first step, first word, first day of college are typically shared and applauded with loved ones. But some firsts are more a cause for head-shakes than hi-fives, as is the case with the...

Threat to whales fueled by the Canadian government’s tar sands push

Blog entry by Charles Latimer and Mike Hudema | April 29, 2014

This has been a pretty bad week for whales and unless something is done it’s going to get a lot worse. In the Harper government’s relentless pursuit to push tar sands pipelines through to Canada’s east and west coasts, the...

No Deforestation solutions for Palm Oil into practice

Blog entry by Wirendro Sumargo | April 28, 2014

This month   Greenpeace launched  Forest Solutions: An insider’s look at Greenpeace collaborations in forest regions around the world . Wirendro Sumargo, Forest Campaigner for Greenpeace in Indonesia shares his perspectives...

The Unbreakable Bonds and Beauty of the Fight against the Keystone XL

Blog entry by mhudema | April 28, 2014

For the past week I have been amazed, humbled, and inspired by the power of people. This last week an area between the Washington monument and the US Capitol building in Washington D.C. was transformed into a meeting place, a...

Waddle you do to celebrate World Penguin Day?

Blog entry by Willie Mackenzie | April 25, 2014 2 comments

All rights reserved . Credit: Greenpeace 'Give us a kiss, it's World Penguin Day!' It’s World Penguin Day today, April 25 th , and I simply can’t imagine a world that didn’t have penguins in it. So in order to...

Tech giants lead the way to renewable energy

Blog entry by David Pomerantz | April 24, 2014

Earlier this month, the world’s top climate scientists reiterated that we are on a path to permanently change our planet, reporting that people on every continent are already feeling the impacts of global warming. If we are to preserve...

The Boreal Forest - toward a green economy

Blog entry by Ioana Cotutiu | April 24, 2014 1 comment

For forestry workers, the forest is their livelihood. They should be the first to benefit from the forest's economic value. They should also be its stewards, something that is easier if they're fortunate enough to work for a company...

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