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The Hip-Hop Environmentalist

Blog entry by Lisa | 27 September, 2007

Dr Octagon 's latest single "Trees" is being used by MTV to promote awareness of the environment through the THINK campaign and $1 of each downloaded single will go to Friends Of The Earth on their BIG ASK campaign . Respect!

Support Blog Action Day!

Blog entry by Andrew | 26 September, 2007 5 comments

At Greenpeace, we support Blog Action Day . It's one of those simple ideas that can make a world of difference. On October 15th, bloggers around the world will focus on a single issue - the environment. Already, almost 6,000...

Jamie and the Secretary General

Blog entry by Andrew | 25 September, 2007

Here's an update from Jamie (Greenpeace China corporate social responsibility campaigner). She went with Greenpeace International Executive Director Gerd to meet UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon last Wednesday, and emailed me this...

Athena at the UN

Blog entry by Andrew | 25 September, 2007 2 comments

An international Greenpeace contingent attended yesterday's high level UN meeting on climate change. Athena was there and felt compelled to put down her thoughts on the meeting. Here they are: My name is Athena and I have been...

Blogging the UN

Blog entry by Andrew | 24 September, 2007

A whole host of top notch bloggers are on the scene at the UN's high level meeting about climate change (starting today). From the UN press release : Together these bloggers reach an audience of more than 6 million people a month,...

Video: Save the dugong of Okinawa now!

Blog entry by Dave | 21 September, 2007 5 comments

[I'm posting this, but Eoin wrote most of it. I'm just the messenger! - Dave] Important developments have unfolded in Japan since we wrote earlier this month about the threatened dugongs and plans to expand a U.S.

UN chief: "We need you to mobilize public opinion"

Blog entry by Andrew | 20 September, 2007 1 comment

Yesterday, a Greenpeace delegation met with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. [ Update: Just posted Jamie's impressions of the meet . ] Here's a first hand account from Greenpeace Executive Director, Gerd Leipold: It’s official.

Pulp freighter blockade in Canada

Blog entry by Andrew | 14 September, 2007

( More photos. ) From the press release :   Greenpeace Canada has begun a blockade of the freighter Jaeger Arrow from their ship, the Arctic Sunrise, in Quebec's Saguenay River near Chicoutimi. Three Greenpeace activists...

Radiation tragedy in Brazil - 20 years on

Blog entry by Jo Kuper | 14 September, 2007 5 comments

Greenpeace activists in Brazil today chained themselves to the gates of the National Commission of Nuclear Energy (CNEN), placing a memorial plaque in tribute to the victims of the Goiânia Cesium-137 tragedy, the worst radiation...

Anita Roddick: back to the earth

Blog entry by brianfit | 11 September, 2007 2 comments

Anita Roddick, environmental actvist and founder of the Body Shop, died yesterday at the age of 64 of a brain hemorrhage. Anita was the living proof that a business could do well by doing good. She drove her shops to reduce packaging...

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