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Poisoning the poor – Electronic Waste in Ghana

Feature Story | 2008-08-13 at 8:00

Greenpeace has discovered high tech toxic trash (e-waste) causing horrendous pollution in Ghana.

China after the Olympics: Lessons from Beijing

Feature Story | 2008-07-28 at 8:00

China made big promises to clean up Beijing for the 2008 Olympic Games. How well did they do? Greenpeace’s new Olympic report has the answers.

Whale meat scandal: Many questions

Feature Story | 2008-07-21 at 12:36

Why would we believe the whaling industry when it says it is innocent? The institutions behind the Japanese whaling operation have apparently now investigated themselves and cleared themselves of any wrongdoing over the whale meat embezzlement...

Book Lovers for Forests

Feature Story | 2008-07-16 at 8:00

During the upcoming Hong Kong Book Fair between July 23 and 29, Greenpeace will hold the first "Green Day" to promote the use of Ancient Forest Friendly (AFF) papers in the book publishing sector, in order to protect our forests. Please donate us...

Activists charged for exposing whale meat scandal

Feature Story | 2008-07-14 at 13:58

Our Japanese activists Junichi Sato and Toru Suzuki were charged with theft and trespass today by the prosecutor in Aomori after they exposed a major scandal around the embezzlement of whale meat from the Japanese government-sponsored Southern...

Take Action To Stop BASF’s Double Standards in China!

Feature Story | 2008-07-07 at 8:00

Germany’s BASF Group, the world’s largest chemical company, has adopted double standards in China regarding environmental information disclosure. BASF has a responsibility to the Chinese public to act according to its international standards...

Global protest over arrest of Japanese whale activists

Feature Story | 2008-07-01 at 8:00

Global protest continues to mount with protests and vigils in front of Japanese embassies around the world and more than 180,000 letters being sent to the Japanese government demanding the release of Junichi Sato and Toru Suzuki -- the Tokyo Two.

Beijing Organic Guide 2008

Feature Story | 2008-06-30 at 8:00

Ever wonder where you can get organic food in Beijing? Greenpeace's Beijing Organic Guide 2008 will help you locate the nearest source for your organic grocery shopping.

Observer's blog

Blog entry by Benjamin Moy | 2008-06-20

At this moment, our activists are preparing to board the container vessel. I will try to report to you everything that is going on. I hope that you will join us in our campaign against the illegal dumping of electronic waste by ...

Activists' blog

Blog entry by Benjamin Moy | 2008-06-20

5:45pm Edward: We board the ship. As our activist climbs atop the container of e-waste, I speak with the captain of the ship who says he is willing to cooperate. It is a good beginning. 6:10pm Edward: I am phoning...

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