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Rainbow Warrior sparks hope in Manila

Blog entry by Amalie Obusan | February 20, 2018

I last sailed with the Rainbow Warrior in the Philippines in December 2010.  She arrived in the Philippines on the last leg of the “ Turn the Tide ” tour, where she challenged then President Benigno Aquino III to commit to a 50%...

Alarms ring as PH loses all ‘excellent’ reef cover amidst climate change, other...

Press release | February 16, 2018 at 12:50

16 February 2018, Manila, Philippines - With 2018 declared as the 3rd International Year of the Reefs, scientists, conservation organizations and fisherfolk gathered today at the Greenpeace flagship, the Rainbow Warrior, to sound the alarm on the...

Eat Healthy, Fight Climate Change!

Press release | February 15, 2018 at 13:50

A healthy diet equals a healthy environment.

Rainbow Warrior joins Philippines communities in their call for Climate Justice

Press release | February 14, 2018 at 16:08

Manila, 14 February 2018 - Almost one month before the start of hearings in the unprecedented climate change and human rights inquiry in the Philippines, the Rainbow Warrior, the most iconic ship of global environmental campaigning organization...

The Climate Impacted: It's Anyone and All of Us

Blog entry by Johanna Fernandez | February 10, 2018

Roughly five years ago, I had just started my job at Greenpeace, and everyone was hard at work preparing for this "ship tour." I was just learning that once every few years, a Greenpeace ship sails to the Philippines, visiting...

Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior to highlight Filipinos’ calls for climate justice

Press release | February 10, 2018 at 20:07

07 February 2018, Manila, Philippines – This year, Greenpeace’s most iconic ship, the Rainbow Warrior, will set sail in the Philippines on a 20-day journey in the name of the countless communities who are fighting for Climate Justice. The...

2017: A Year in Photos

Blog entry by Jenny Tuazon | December 22, 2017

We knew what we needed to do in 2017. We turned our sentiments into action. We resisted and persisted. Our campaigns gained ground and we were taught valuable lessons as we spoke truth to power. It's time now for us to take stock and...

Greenpeace statement on increase in coal tax

Press release | December 12, 2017 at 17:52

Quezon City - In response to the Bicameral Conference Committee approving the adjustment of tax on coal from P10 per ton in 1977-2017 and to P50 in 2018, P100 in 2019, and P150 in 2020, Khevin Yu, Climate and Energy Campaigner of Greenpeace...

The net closes in on the biggest climate polluters

Press release | December 12, 2017 at 14:49

Quezon City – The conference of parties to the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines’ national inquiry on the impact of climate change on the human rights of the Filipino and the responsibility of the ‘Carbon Majors’ was held yesterday,...

World’s first human rights investigation into corporate responsibility for climate...

Press release | December 8, 2017 at 15:32

Manila, 8 December 2017 - The world’s first ever national inquiry into the responsibility of the fossil fuel industry for the human rights impacts resulting from climate change hits an important milestone in the Philippines on 11 December - one...

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