Paulo Adario

Photo | 8 February, 2012

Greenpeace Brazil Campaigner, Paulo Adario has led a team that has worked from deep inside the Amazon rainforest for the last 15 year. Adario’s work exposed the timber industry as the first in a number of drivers of destruction in the Amazon. This has lead him to the Brazilian communities to show support, found illegal logging areas and even received a series of death threats. For his hard work the United Nations has honoured Adario with the "Forest Hero" award in New York.

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PFCs: The Story of a Toxic Little Monster

Video | 27 August, 2014 at 15:00

You might not realise it but our planet is swarming with chemical monsters, from your washing machine to the North Pole. Toxic Little Monsters, like PFCs, are still being used by big companies to make all sorts of products, despite the fact...

Solar micro-grid project, Dharnai Village, India

Video | 13 August, 2014 at 11:30

The people of Dharnai village used to have a facility supplied by the state Government which provided electricity. This infrastructure hasn't been available for the last 33 years and diesel generators have been the only source of electricity.

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