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  • 'Freeze mob' to demand clean air for Delhi - ToxiCity

    Blogpost by Ishita Gupta - February 22, 2015 at 20:21

    Yesterday, after nearly 2 weeks of preparation, Volunteers from Greenpeace Delhi successfully conducted two freeze mobs in a span of 2 hours in 2 different locations with more than 50 people .

    22 February 2015

    Greenpeace India volunteers hold a 'freeze mob' demanding 'Clean Air for Delhi' in front of the MET (India Meteorological Department) pollution board at Lodhi road, Delhi © Sudhanshu Malhotra Read more >

     

    Last year after the launch of the #CleanChai ca...

  • Delhi Shines, at Holy Family Hospital

    Blogpost by Iqbal Munawwar and Sanchita Mahajan - February 5, 2015 at 11:11

    In our fight for a cleaner and greener planet, victories are often far and few. It takes years for campaigns to bear fruit and for our volunteer community to see tangible results of their long and hard work. 

    On Saturday, January 31, 2015, our volunt... Read more >

  • Are the green spaces in Delhi free from air pollution?

    Blogpost by Aishwarya Madineni - January 28, 2015 at 23:12

    Are the green spaces in Delhi free from air pollution?

    29 January 2015

    Lodhi garden is located in the heart of the New Delhi. . The PM (particulate matter) 2.5 levels were found to be three times that of the Indian safety limits and 9 times that of the WHO’s standards. © Sudhanshu Malhotra

    The common assumption that one would have about a green space such as a park or a lake-side trail is that it is free from pollution and contamination.  Many look at these spaces as tranq... Read more >

  • How we said NO to GMO!

    Blogpost by Veera Chavan - December 24, 2014 at 13:02

    It started about a month ago with a tiny idea of opposing the genetic modification of crops. The idea came from the trip to Rahuri, a small affected village on the Pune-Mumbai highway. Two members from Hou de Green, the Pune volunteer group, helped ou... Read more >

  • 2014: The best of times, the worst of times

    Blogpost by Samit Aich - December 19, 2014 at 13:03

    2014 has been a challenging year for Greenpeace India and our country's environment. Today, we are witnessing one of the gravest challenges in our history. In June 2014, an Intelligence Bureau (IB) report, leaked to the Indian media, accused Indian NG... Read more >

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