Greenpeace Press Releases

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Greenpeace reaction to President Aquino’s speech during the World Economic Forum-East...

Press release | May 22, 2014 at 17:11

Manila, Philippines, 22 May 2014— Atty. Zelda Soriano, Political Advisor for Greenpeace Southeast Asia said:

Policy experts say environmental protection is crucial to ASEAN economic integration...

Press release | May 20, 2014 at 12:56

Manila, Philippines, 20 May 2014—The protection of Southeast Asia’s natural and human resource base must be ensured as the region moves towards economic integration in 2015 and beyond. This was the pronouncement made by regional policy experts,...

Coal to stifle Philippine economic growth

Press release | May 7, 2014 at 17:33

Makati City, Philippines – A new Greenpeace report outlined how the Philippines stands to lose billions in economic revenue and incur even more unforeseen human and environmental costs if the Aquino government continues to promote dirty coal...

Greenpeace statement on erroneous reports regarding polychlorinated biphenyls or PCBs

Press release | April 22, 2014 at 9:59

Quezon City— Regarding the issue on used transformers that contain PCBs, Greenpeace Philippines Toxics Campaigner, Abigail Aguilar said:

Public pressure tells as Procter & Gamble finally agrees to clean up its palm oil act

Press release | April 8, 2014 at 23:00

Amsterdam, 8 April 2014 – Procter and Gamble (P&G) has committed to a new No Deforestation policy that will remove forest destruction from its products and provide full traceability for all the palm oil and derivatives it uses. After weeks of...

President Aquino urged to heed UN climate report

Press release | April 4, 2014 at 15:02

Quezon City, Philippines—Civil society groups said the Aquino government must improve its adaptation and mitigation efforts, not only in the aftermath of Typhoon Yolanda, but also given the dire warnings cited in the recent United Nations climate...

Green groups to Canada: Time to take back your toxic waste

Press release | April 3, 2014 at 11:33

Makati, 3 April 2014—Green groups and civil society organizations gathered today at the Canadian Embassy to call for the “re-exportation” of their toxic wastes which were discovered by the Enforcement Department of the Bureau of Customs (BOC)...

New IPCC report shows world unprepared for dangers of climate change Greenpeace...

Press release | March 31, 2014 at 11:46

Yokohama, Japan-– Greenpeace urged world leaders to accelerate the transition to clean and safe energy as the UN climate panel issued on Monday a new warning on the looming climate chaos.

“Homeless Sumatran Tigers” set up camp outside a P&G facility in the Philippines

Press release | March 26, 2014 at 11:48

Laguna, Philippines— Greenpeace activists dressed as Sumatran tigers set up camp outside a Procter & Gamble (P&G) facility in Cabuyao, Laguna today. The protesting tigers installed tree stumps and tents to show how P&G has wiped out their...

Climate SOS – Greenpeace urges end to fossil fuel investments as IPCC meets

Press release | March 25, 2014 at 16:08

Yokohama/Manila March 25 2014 – A climate crisis that risks peace and security can still be avoided by accelerating the clean energy revolution, Greenpeace said on Tuesday.

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