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  • US climate protest goes live

    Blogpost by Kathy - March 3, 2009 at 8:31
    Crowd Scene
    Crowd Scene
    It’s being called the biggest U.S. protest on climate change — hundreds of activists have gathered around the tiny coal-fired power plant in Washington that heats and cools the halls of power. The 99-year old facility that powers Capitol Hi... Read more >
  • Success! Phillips make a recycling policy u-turn

    Blogpost by bunny - February 27, 2009 at 14:42
    An old Philips TV at a scrap yard in Ghana
    An old Philips TV at a scrap yard in Ghana

    A Greenpeace Europe update:

    Last week we broke the shocking story about what actually happens to electronic waste in Europe; instead of being safely recycled in the UK or Europe where it is bought, much of it i... Read more >

  • Job colour counts

    Blogpost by Kathy - February 27, 2009 at 8:38
    Don't flush our climate down the John
    Don't flush our climate down the John
    “We will not gain anything today or in the months ahead if we become lost in hand-wringing and crystal-ball gazing about how bad things are or could be… What we do know is that we are in uncharted waters…Many words... Read more >
  • Word on the street

    Blogpost by Dan - February 24, 2009 at 14:57 3 comments

    dan-marrow1Most people probably know we’re living in extraordinary times. I am privileged enough to have a job where I get to speak to random people on the street from a whole range of backgrounds. I’m a Greenpeace Fundraiser and I help to empower individuals wh... Read more >

  • Standing strong

    Blogpost by Nick - February 23, 2009 at 8:08
    Mal Wren and the team in Aomori
    Mal Wren and the team in Aomori
    Thanks for the messages of support following my update from last week…it is much appreciated. I pointed them out to my Greenpeace colleagues here in Aomori, and they were grateful as well. Knowing there is such solidarit... Read more >
  • Green cleaning - share your recipes

    Blogpost by Celeste - February 20, 2009 at 9:45 9 comments

    Protecting and preserving the environment starts right in our own homes. With this blog we hope that we can all share some great ideas for greener living… to get you started here are some ideas that will not only save money, but they are also safer fo... Read more >

  • Climate change bedfellows

    Blogpost by Kathy - February 20, 2009 at 9:32
    Greenpeace China US Ad
    Greenpeace China US Ad
    This advertisement appears today in China's biggest daily newspaper, to coincide with US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s visit to Beijing.

    The ad, and a series of other activities undertaken by Greenpeace China in the lead u... Read more >

  • The Tokyo Two

    Blogpost by Phil - February 19, 2009 at 9:04 1 comment
    Junichi and Toru
    It was indeed a black Friday last week. Two Greenpeace activists Junichi and Toru appeared in court for a pre trial hearing. They face the possibility of prison for their role in defending the whales – for exposing illegal whale meat trade in Japan.

    L... Read more >

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