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Sleepwalking to disaster at Bonn Climate talks

Blog entry by Nick | June 13, 2008

Sleepwalking to disaster at Bonn Climate talks Stephanie Tunmore in Bonn writes: You know those nights when you wake up in a cold sweat because you dreamt you were out in public in your pyjamas? Well for some Greenpeace volunteers...

Something fishy

Blog entry by Fran | June 12, 2008

As climate change highlights new challenges facing businesses, one practice has been attracting attention, and that is the strange fishing trade going on between New Zealand and China. Fishing industry heavyweights such as Talley’s...

On the frontline for Greenpeace

Blog entry by Dan | June 12, 2008

Dan Marrow: If you'd like to join Dan or one of the other Greenpeace frontline teams working around NZ you can apply online This is a blog by Dan Marrow originally posted on Stuff.co.nz I am a Greenpeace Frontliner - you know,...

Kicking the carbon habit at home

Blog entry by Greg | June 6, 2008

What does it take to be a climate kiwi? So World Environment Day has come and gone, and we’re all being encouraged to “kick the carbon habit”. But what does this entail exactly? The Government has been banging on about carbon...

100 per cent pure misnomer – how clean green NZ is slipping from its perch.

Blog entry by Kathy | June 5, 2008

Land conversion happening in the Tahorakuri Forest near Taupo on the North Island. The land is being converted into large-scale intensive dairy farms. Greenpeace/John Cowpland Today New Zealand is playing host to the UN-sponsored...

Never mind the Swindle, here's the real story:

Blog entry by Cindy | June 3, 2008

The Great Global Warming Swindle screened on Prime on Sunday night. For those of you who didn’t see it, don’t bother. For those of you who did, consider this advice given to the Bush Administration in 2001 by Frank Luntz, a...

Whaling fleet crew told to stay at home

Blog entry by Nick | June 2, 2008

The dodgy whale meat. © Greenpeace According to some juicy information received by our team in Japan, the crew members of the Nisshin Maru and the rest of the whaling fleet, who would by now have already left port for the annual North...

Defending the Pacific - Part 4: The Esperanza and Goliath

Blog entry by Greg | May 27, 2008

Greenpeace activists deploy banner reading, "No Fish No Future" next to the world's biggest tuna fishing vessel Albatun Tres. Greenpeace has been highlighting the overfishing of tuna in the Pacific for the past two months.

Budget 2008: What climate change?

Blog entry by Kathy | May 22, 2008

This year's Budget - just presented by Finance Minister Michael Cullen - does not read like the Budget of a Government committed to solving climate change. Here's a couple of new initiatives contained therein: $1 million over...

Japanese police launch investigation into whale meat scandal

Blog entry by Nick | May 22, 2008

Greenpeace Japan delivering stolen whale meat to the Tokyo Public Prosecutor's Office Following last week's revelation that crew members from the fleet responsible for Japan's so-called 'scientific' whaling programme had for many...

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