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The Asian Destruction Bank?

Feature story | 7 May, 2007 at 0:00

When one of Asia’s leading institutions says it’s serious about funding the solutions to climate change that makes us happy. But when we discover that this commitment goes no further than a glossy brochure, we can't let that pass.

Asian Development Bank - take action

Background | 10 April, 2007 at 17:28

Tell the Asian Development Bank to stop funding climate change in its Annual General Meeting in Kyoto this May!

Kimono girls make a difference

Blog entry by MartinB | 7 May, 2007

Each 5th of May, Japan celebrates Children’s Day, or more specifically Boy’s Day. But this May 5th, 6 women from different sides of the world braved discomfort and made a stand to make a change. The 6 women were Solar Generation...

ADB - Honour Kyoto!

Blog entry by MartinB | 4 May, 2007

So, back at the Kyoto International Conference Centre. I, Athena, Greenpeace International’s Asia climate campaigner, was here in December 1997. I was one of many, negotiating a historic agreement: The Kyoto Protocol . It still is...

Another deadline, another milestone, another lurch up the curve...

Blog entry by Lisa | 2 February, 2010 6 comments

Another update from our "Post-Copenhagen" climate campaigner - Paul Horsman: It is 21 years since the first scientific assessment of climate change was published; 18 years since the Rio Earth Summit at which the UN Framework...

Act now - Change the future

Blog entry by Juliette | 13 January, 2010 2 comments

In early December, ads showed up in Copenhagen airport warning world leaders about what would happen if they failed in Copenhagen. Back then, we hoped these ads would prove to be completely false and that a great deal would be agreed...

The mysterious French firm

Blog entry by Aslihan | 19 February, 2009

Today we learned that Kuwait has also decided to go down through the nuclear road. According to Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah: “A French firm is studying the issue.” We do not think there would be any Nuclear Reaction...

Nuclear waste company says, "Whoops, some of our files are missing"

Blog entry by Justin | 18 February, 2009

(This is a guest post by Jamie Woolley from Greenpeace UK .) Back in 1999, Greenpeace was protesting about plutonium shipments destined for the Mox plant at Sellafield. Now the plant may have to close © Greenpeace/Sims In...

Greenpeace activists and youth climate action

Image | 5 May, 2007 at 1:00

Greenpeace activists and youth climate action group, the Solar Generation, stage a mobile exhibition inside the Asian Development Bank's Annual Meeting. Greenpeace is calling on the Bank to honour the Kyoto Protocol, stop investing in coal and...

Youth climate campaign group

Image | 5 May, 2007 at 1:00

Youth climate campaign group, "Solar Generation" at the Asian Development Bank reception during the Bank's 40th Annual meeting to pressure them to stop funding climate change and start funding the energy revolution driven by investment in...

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