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Deadly asbestos exported to Asia

Feature story | June 19, 2003 at 6:00

Asbestos is cleaned from buildings in Europe because of the hazards to human health. But Europe still exports asbestos to Asia in the form of old ships full of hazardous waste which are scrapped on beaches by unprotected workers. We are acting to...

EU leaders must help SBY to protect Indonesia’s forests: Greenpeace

Feature story | October 28, 2009 at 7:00

Greenpeace activists placed two 20 x 50 meter banners with the portraits of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Nicholas Sarkozy on recently cleared peat land in Sumatra, ahead of the European Union leaders summit that begins in...

Bailing out the planet- Video

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | March 11, 2009

From Greenpeace Making Waves [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RGM067kjrtI&eurl=http://weblog.greenpeace.org/makingwaves/?MM_URL=bloglinkfrombanner&feature=player_embedded] Here's some video from the inspiring action today...

GMOs not the answer – straight from the farmers’ mouth

Press release | October 15, 2009 at 6:00

A Thai woman is one of three farmers from around the world who are bringing the issue of the rejection of genetically modified (GMO) crops right to the European Commission’s front doorstep today. The farmers are meeting European Commissioner for...


Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | September 8, 2009 4 comments

Some 70 bikers from the Makati City LGU and from the Global Campaign for Climate Action (GCCA)-member organizations before the 90 Days To Copenhagen Bike Tour. We all have the tendency to do countdowns. I remember when I was...

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