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President Obama Must Earn Nobel Peace Prize with Strong Climate Action in Copenhagen

Press release | 10 December, 2009 at 0:00

Greenpeace today congratulated US President Barack Obama on winning the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize and urged him to use the award's prestige to help secure an ambitious, fair, and legally binding treaty at the UN Climate Summit when he travels to...

Obama: You won it, now earn it

Feature story | 10 December, 2009 at 0:00

President Obama received the Nobel Peace Prize in Norway's capital today. In his own words, this is a "call to action" rather than a recognition of his own accomplishments. So we're hoping he'll act on his promises to confront the global...

Nokia, Copenhagen-shy?

Blog entry by mwilson | 9 December, 2009

Nokia's CEO Olli Kallasvuo: time to take action on climate change? Photo by dottavi on Flickr . Eureka! In what appears to be a slowly evolving trend (on a petri dish), yet another ICT CEO has come out with a statement on the...

"You won it, now earn it" - Greenpeace activists prepare to help congratulate Obama...

Blog entry by mikeg | 9 December, 2009 3 comments

I'm up here in Oslo, Norway to help our local Greenpeace activists and the crew of the Rainbow Warrior congratulate US President Barack Obama on winning the Nobel Peace Prize, which he'll be awarded with in a ceremony at City Hall...

Tuvalu stops play in Copenhagen by demanding legally-binding agreement

Blog entry by Jamie | 9 December, 2009 1 comment

A couple of hours ago, we heard that the plenary session had been suspended. Tuvalu, the Pacific island nation so vulnerable to climate change, demanded a legally-binding agreement - not in six or 12 months, but at the end of the...

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