Sarah Obama after Solar Panels Installation in Kenya

Photo | 14 September, 2011

August 2009. Sarah Obama, the wife of US President Barack Obama's grandfather, turns on the lights after a Greenpeace team installed a solar power system at her home in Kogelo Village. The solar installations are part of a 20 day renewable energy workshop hosted by Greenpeace's Solar Generation with 25 participants from the Kibera Community Youth Programme and community members of Nyang'oma Kogelo.

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2015: A Year in Pictures

Slideshow | 21 December, 2015

2015: A Year of People Powered Change

Video | 17 December, 2015 at 9:30

As 2015 draws to a close, we look back on some of the Greenpeace campaign highlights of the past year.

Together We Are Stronger

Video | 2 December, 2015 at 9:30

This powerful animation, produced for Greenpeace Mediterranean to celebrate its 20th anniversary, is by Anima Istanbul, one of Turkey's leading studios. It is a timely reminder that only by working together can we protect this fragile Earth.

People's Climate March 2015

Slideshow | 1 December, 2015

Dam collapse creates environmental disaster in Brazil

Video | 18 November, 2015 at 9:40

Mud – full of dangerous metals – quickly overtook the nearby mining community of Mariana in Minas Gerais state. At least seventeen people were killed. Hundreds more have been displaced by the wall of sludge released in the dam collapse. Music:...

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