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Welcome to climate change in Thailand!

Feature story | April 5, 2011 at 11:32

Ladies and Gentlemen, Welcome to Thailand, for yet another round of Climate change negotiations at the UN climate change conference to be held in Bangkok between April 3-8, 2011.

We’ve seen the draft moratorium on forest destruction in Indonesia

Feature story | February 27, 2011 at 12:09

Days before the President of Indonesia is set to announce a moratorium on forest destruction, we’ve got a copy of the draft moratorium, crunched the numbers and the news is not good. The data shows this proposed moratorium does little to protect...

Thousands call for clean energy in Thailand

Feature story | February 24, 2011 at 18:44

Our region, Southeast Asia, is home to strong grassroots environmental movements especially those opposing the spread of harmful coal and nuclear energy.

Greenpeace report reveals scientific doubt on safety of Bt eggplant

Feature story | February 24, 2011 at 16:30

Greenpeace today released a technical report that casts scientific doubts on the safety of Bt eggplant (locally known as talong), and called upon the President to intervene and immediately ban further field trials of all Bt eggplant crops in the...

Greenpeace moves to decontaminate Bt eggplant field trial site in the Philippines

Feature story | February 17, 2011 at 11:07

Bay, Laguna, Philippines - A Greenpeace decontamination unit today removed genetically-engineered Bt eggplant, locally known as ‘Talong’, from a field trial site in Barangay Paciano Rizal in Bay, Laguna, and sealed the experimental food crop in...

Giant Indonesian Palm Oil Company Announces Plan to Halt Forest Destruction

Feature story | February 9, 2011 at 12:34

Responding to news today that the palm oil arm of Sinar Mas, Golden Agri-Resources, has announced a plan to halt the destruction of Indonesia’s forests previously caused by their operations, Bustar Maitar, head of Greenpeace’s campaign to protect...

Mansinam Renewable Energy Initiative: The Energy Revolution Starts here

Feature story | February 5, 2011 at 10:06

Mansinam, in West Papua Province, Indonesia, is an island of immense religious and historical significance.

Cancun builds momentum, much more work to be done to save the climate

Feature story | December 13, 2010 at 15:51

Governments at the Climate Change talks in Cancun have chosen hope over fear and put the world on a difficult but now possible-to-navigate path to a global deal to stop dangerous climate change.

Greenpeace Publishes Contested Data on Indonesian Forest Development

Feature story | December 7, 2010 at 10:49

Jakarta - Greenpeace released maps that reveal Indonesia’s forest development plans that are being pushed by the pulp, paper and palm oil industry with support from some key ministries, which if allowed to advance, will make mockery of President...

Rainbow Warrior arrives in Manila to mark 10 years of Greenpeace in Southeast Asia

Feature story | November 27, 2010 at 12:00

The Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior arrived today in Manila for the final stop of her "Turn the Tide" tour of Southeast Asia. The ship's arrival marks the 10th anniversary of Greenpeace official presence in the region. Greenpeace is calling...

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