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Climate change: Failure is not an option

Feature story | 19 December, 2009 at 0:00

The following is a letter from Kumi Naidoo, Executive Director of Greenpeace International, to our supporters at the conclusion of negotiations by heads of state at the Copenhagen climate summit.

Copenhagen a cop-out

Feature story | 19 December, 2009 at 0:00

Two years have passed since world leaders promised all of us a deal to stop climate change. After two weeks of UN negotiations, politicians breezed in, had dinner with the Queen, a three hour lunch, took some photos and then delivered what could...

Copenhagen Climate Summit comes to chaotic end: Historic opportunity to avert...

Press release | 19 December, 2009 at 0:00

Greenpeace strongly condemned the arrogance of the heads of state from the world’s most powerful countries for presenting a ‘take it or leave’ deal to the Copenhagen Climate Summit. Whilst en route to the airport they claimed the deal was done,...

World leader cop-out leads to failure

Blog entry by Jamie | 18 December, 2009 2 comments

It's a gut-busting, heart-breaking cop-out and I'm so very, very angry although sadly not very surprised. The exhaustion we're all feeling in the Greenpeace team only adds to the appalling sense of frustration - our leaders swanned in...

Commenting on the latest development in Copenhagen

Press release | 18 December, 2009 at 23:38

"The city of Copenhagen is a climate crime scene tonight, with the guilty men and women fleeing to the airport in shame. World leaders had a once in a generation chance to change the world for good, to avert catastrophic climate change. In the...

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