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GREENPEACE EXPOSES IMPACTS OF CONGO LOGGING

Media release | April 10, 2007 at 18:00

Social chaos and environmental havoc in the Democratic Republic of Congo are being caused by international logging companies, according to a new investigation by Greenpeace. Published as the World Bank board prepares to meet in Washington,...

Riau province declares moratorium on forest and peatland destruction

Media release | August 15, 2008 at 16:26

The Indonesian province of Riau has pledged to halt the destruction of its forests and peatlands; a move that will prevent billions of tonnes of carbon from entering the atmosphere.

Nike establishes policy to protect the Amazon and the climate

Feature story | July 21, 2009 at 18:00

Following the release of the Greenpeace report, “Slaughtering the Amazon,” which showed that demand for shoe leather plays an integral role in the deforestation of the Amazon by cattle ranchers in Brazil, Nike contacted Greenpeace and worked with...

UK Home Office Construction Site Declared Forest Crime Scene

Feature story | June 3, 2003 at 18:00

UK contractors using illegally logged Indonesian timber found their construction site shut down by activists in protest.

Liberia's Rainforest: Conflict and Conservation

Feature story | July 27, 2003 at 18:00

Liberia houses two-thirds of the Upper Guinean Rainforest, which has been classified as a biodiversity hotspot by global conservation groups. A biodiversity hotspot is a region that is rich in species that are native, both fauna and flora, and...

View from the Amazon

Feature story | October 29, 2003 at 18:00

"From our perspective, it seems that the messenger is being 'shot' while the criminals go free. We thought this only happened in the lawless frontiers of the Amazon, and not in the United States of America..." Read more from Paulo Adario.

Port of Miami Refuses Greenpeace Dock Space

Feature story | October 31, 2003 at 18:00

The Esperanza left anchorage in Miami and is now on her way to dry dock in Greece. The Coast Guard sent a cutter out to made sure we were going in the right direction... Find out about our time in Miami.

Victory in Chile!

Feature story | November 12, 2003 at 18:00

Greenpeace, along with ForestEthics and other forest protection groups, recently helped preserve one million acres of native forest land in Chile. This landmark agreement was created in conjunction with logging companies and wood consumers,...

Groups Demand Ashcroft Drop Greenpeace "Sailor-Mongering" Case, Support Americans'...

Feature story | December 10, 2003 at 18:00

Leaders from NAACP, American Friends Service Ctte., People For the American Way Join Greenpeace in Support of First Amendment Right to Dissent

Remembering Emily Craddock

Feature story | December 18, 2003 at 18:00

"Emily was a bright, shiny person who brought love and happiness into anyone's life that she touched. Passionate, strong and determined, with a healthy and well-developed sense of natural justice, and a desire to stand-up for those who have no...

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