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Greenpeace Briefing IPCC Synthesis Report

Publication | November 16, 2007 at 2:32

Over the course of 2007, the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has released three reports in its Fourth Assessment series, which together constitute the international scientific consensus on the science of climate,...

New Zealand business groups have their heads in the sand over climate change

Image | November 16, 2007 at 0:00

Auckland New Zealand Greenpeace visibly demonstrated that the New Zealand Business Roundtable, Greenhouse Policy Coalition and other business groups have their heads in the sand over climate change. The organisation protested outside the...

Fearing US reaction, Japanese whaling fleet hides in port

Feature story | November 16, 2007 at 0:00

The Japanese whaling fleet has delayed its departure to the Southern Ocean for its annual whale hunt to avoid political embarrassment when Japanese Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda meets with US President George W. Bush.

NZ Business blind to urgency of climate change

Publication | November 15, 2007 at 2:53

The recent attempts to undermine the tentative progress that has been made towards a sustainable climate change policy have involved the usual industry players lining up to take a hit at the Government’s emissions trading scheme and energy...

October 2007 - big month for Greenpeace and the environment

Feature story | November 2, 2007 at 0:00

It's been a busy month for climate change in New Zealand. The Government, which for some time has been firmly aboard the climate change bandwagon, finally showed an interest in solving the problem. Minister for Climate Change David Parker...

What is the IPCC

Publication | November 2, 2007 at 0:00

The UN's climate science advisory body, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007, for its "efforts to build up and disseminate greater knowledge about man-made climate change, and to lay the...

IPCC: Synthesis Report briefing

Publication | November 2, 2007 at 0:00

The final meeting of the IPCC for 2007 as part of its Fourth Assessment Report (AR4) will be in Valencia, Spain, November 12-17. This briefing summarises the outcome of the first three meetings of the AR4 and outlines the importance of the final,...

Indonesian forest destruction dammed

Feature story | October 30, 2007 at 19:58

Our volunteers and local forest communities have halted swamp forest destruction in Sumatra, Indonesia, by damming five canals. The damming stops the peatland from drying out and releasing huge amounts of carbon dioxide.

Tracking whales from space

Feature story | October 15, 2007 at 1:48

Every year humpback whales migrate thousands of kilometres from the warmth of the South Pacific to their feeding grounds in the Southern Ocean Whale Sanctuary. It is a journey full of danger, as the whales must now contend with numerous threats...

Speech by Lo Sze Ping, Campaign Director, Greenpeace China – on behalf of Climate...

Publication | September 26, 2007 at 0:20

Lo Sze Ping speech to UN Thematic Plenary III – Technology "Innovating a climate-friendly world – the role of technology and its dissemination" New York, 24 September 2007

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