Greenpeace Philippines

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  • Why is CITES important for us Filipinos?

    Blogpost by Dennis Bryan Bait-it - September 29, 2016 at 18:59

    After traveling thousands of miles from the beautiful island paradise of Malapascua in the Philippines, I am now in Johannesburg, South Africa, to tell the stories about how thresher sharks are valuable not just to our oceans, but to our community as ... Read more >

  • New Zealander cycles the Philippines coasts to raise awareness about ocean plastic

    Blogpost by Abigail Aguilar - September 28, 2016 at 13:52

    Anna Dawson is no stranger to Philippine coastlines, having lived and worked in the country since 2008. However, her next challenge will be one of the biggest yet. From September to December 2016, the New Zealander is cycling 2,000km along the coasts ... Read more >

  • May the force be with the #PeopleVsBigPolluters

    Blogpost by Jenny Tuazon - September 22, 2016 at 13:31

    Today, September 22, marks the first year of our filing of the Human Rights and Climate Change Petition at the Philippines’ Commission on Human Rights.

    In September 22, 2015, typhoon survivors and civil society groups in the Philippines deliver a complaint to the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines (CHR) calling for an investigation into the responsibility of big fossil fuel companies for fuelling catastrophic climate change that is resulting in human rights violations. Read more >

    With the help of more than a hundred thousand people, the campaign has come a long way and the B...

  • Let's make it a green peace

    Blogpost by Bunny McDiarmid and Jennifer Morgan - September 21, 2016 at 7:36

    Today (21 September), around the globe, we mark Peace Day knowing that for many, peace is nowhere to be found. Not today. And unless things change dramatically, not any time soon.

    On New Years Day 2016, a Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors without Borders (MSF)-Greenpeace team on the Greek island of Lesbos were joined by groups such as Sea-Watch, the Dutch Refugee Boat Foundation and local communities, to create a peace sign formed from over 3,000 discarded refugee life jackets. The groups are calling for safe passage to those fleeing war, poverty and oppression.  © Florian Schulz / MSF / GreenpeaceOn New Years Day 2016, a Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors without Border... Read more >

  • Forty-five years of people power

    Blogpost by Bunny McDiarmid and Jennifer Morgan - September 15, 2016 at 9:50

    After forty-five years, countless campaigns and stories – one thing remains central to the Greenpeace identity, and that is people. People are at the heart of who we are and what is needed to create the green and peaceful world we need. Read more >

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