321 results found
 

Forest reform in the Democratic Republic of the Congo:

Publication | February 7, 2011 at 9:35

In January 2010, twenty-seven villagers from the province of Bandundu in the Democratic Republic of the Congo staged a sit-in protest against the operations of Sodefor – a subsidiary of industrial logging company Norsudtimber (NST) who holds...

Facebook, let's commit to Unfriend Coal by Earth Day

Feature story | February 8, 2011 at 12:56

Since we started our campaign in February 2010, over 600,000 Greenpeace supporters like you have called on Facebook to unfriend coal and embrace renewables to power their massive data centres. Thank you.

Greenpeace Makes its Mark in Senegal as World Social Forum Progresses

Blog entry by Mbong Akiy | February 12, 2011

The days following the opening ceremony of the World Social forum were relatively calm at the Cheikh Anta Diop university of Dakar. The huge burst from civil society and NGOs experienced on the opening of the Forum naturally slowed...

Thousands call for clean energy in Thailand

Image gallery | February 28, 2011

Solar Demonstration in Dakar

Image gallery | March 1, 2011

News from Copenhagen: The Red Carpet activists have been charged

Blog entry by Dave Walsh | March 9, 2011

I’m typing these words from the Greenpeace office in Copenhagen, about a ten-minute walk from the Danish Parliament, where nearly 15 months ago, three Greenpeace activists were arrested for politely and peacefully calling on some 120...

Neste Oil sailor becomes a Warrior of the Rainbow

Video | March 23, 2011 at 16:26

Martti worked for oil refinery company Neste Oil, recently voted the most irresponsible company of the year, until he decided to jump ship and join Greenpeace. He is now sailing on board the Rainbow Warrior.

Activists Block Waste Pipe

Image gallery | March 25, 2011

Earth Hour in Manila

Image gallery | March 27, 2011

Japan Radiation Monitoring Team at Work

Image gallery | March 27, 2011

Fantastic Supporter Numbers

Blog entry by Mike Baillie | May 11, 2011

When we started fundraising in South Africa, we hoped to have 5 800 supporters onboard by the end of 2010. Thanks to you, we easily passed that target, ending ended up with over 6,000! We think it's quite an achievement, and something...

What is an Energy [R]evolution?

Blog entry by Michael Baillie, Melita Steele | May 25, 2011

'The Advanced Energy [R]evolution' is a detailed and practical blueprint for cutting carbon emissions, replacing fossil fuels and nuclear power with renewable energy, and growing the economy. It is one of the most comprehensive...

Crisis for FSC in the Congo Basin?

Publication | May 27, 2011 at 11:26

Greenpeace and many other Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) members and stakeholders are seriously concerned that an increasing number of FSC certificates are being granted around the world to logging companies that do not meet the international...

Update: Arctic Activists Still Strong

Feature story | May 31, 2011 at 10:29

As global emissions continue to rocket, Greenpeace activists are safe and secure in their Arctic pod, preventing Carin Energy from dangerous drilling.

Navy Climbers End Our Arctic Oil Rig Occupation

Feature story | June 2, 2011 at 10:46

The greenpeace campaigners who scaled an Arctic oil rig and prevented deep water drilling off the coast of Greenland for four days have vowed to continue their campaign after being arrested by climbers believed to be from the Danish navy.

Rainbow Warrior III: It's Thanks to You!

Video | June 14, 2011 at 11:22

Thanks to your generous support, the Rainbow Warrior 3 should be completed in October this year. Watch the video for an update on the construction process.

Global Head Of Greenpeace Kumi Naidoo Faces Jail for Scaling Arctic Oil Rig

Feature story | June 17, 2011 at 13:17

South African Kumi Naidoo, who is also our International Executive Director, has entered an exclusion zone and scaled a controversial Arctic oil rig 120km off the coast of Greenland.

Kumi Naidoo Arrested!

Feature story | June 17, 2011 at 17:16

The International Executive Director of Greenpeace, Kumi Naidoo, has been arrested and is being flown to Greenland after breaching an exclusion zone and scaling a controversial Arctic oil rig 120km out to sea.

Kumi Deported from Greenland

Feature story | June 21, 2011 at 13:22

Kumi Naidoo will spend night in Danish jail before release tomorrow.

Why Greenpeace Takes Direct Action

Blog entry by Melita Steele | June 26, 2011

Non-violent direct action is at the heart of what Greenpeace does in our mission to expose crimes against the world we live in, and find real solutions. Internationally, these actions are probably what Greenpeace is best known for.

Live Chat with Kumi

Blog entry by Michael Baillie | July 4, 2011

Join us today at midday for a live web chat with Kumi Naidoo, the global head of Greenpeace. We'll be discussing everything from his climbing the infamous Arctic oil rig to his thoughts on fracking and Greenpeace Africa's action...

The Rainbow Warrior III is Afloat!

Blog entry by Rien Achtenberg | July 5, 2011

A handful of us left Greenpeace International's office in Amsterdam on Monday morning, on a special trip to Bremen to see our new, much awaited Rainbow Warrior III enter the water for the first time. After being under planning and...

The second Rainbow Warrior

Page | August 16, 2011 at 10:07

She's been bombed, impounded, rammed by government ships, raided by police... and loved by millions of people. After 52 years at sea (21 years as a Greenpeace campaigning ship), the Rainbow Warrior II retired from her Greenpeace life on August...

Briefing: Greenpeace analysis of the Cairn Oil Spill Prevention and Contingency Plan

Publication | September 6, 2011 at 10:14

For the two years that Cairn has been operating in the Arctic, it has repeatedly refused to publish an oil spill response plan - the document that supposedly shows how the company would deal with a spill. Recently, after massive public and...

Review of Cairn Oil Spill Prevention and Contingency Plan (OSCP), Exploration...

Publication | September 6, 2011 at 10:19

A full review of Cairn Energy's Oil Spill Response Plan, published by the Greenland government in August 2011 by Professor Richard Steiner, University of Alaska (ret.), Oil Spill Consultant.

The original Rainbow Warrior

Page | September 12, 2011 at 13:30

The original Rainbow Warrior started life as the 'Sir William Hardy' -- a fishery research trawler used by the UK Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food. It was built in 1955, and was the first diesel electric ship built in the United Kingdom.

The Oceans Issue

Publication | September 14, 2011 at 9:50

The latest issue of our supporter newsletter, The Oceans Issue, has just been sent out to our supporters. You can download a copy below.

Paying homage to past, present and future Rainbow Warriors

Blog entry by Nick Mokobane | September 14, 2011

We recently celebrated the activist life of Steve Bantu Biko who, on the 12th of September 1977, died in police custody as a result of 22 hours of brutal police torture and interrogation. His life and death are some of the reasons that...

Greenpeace Turns 40!

Video | September 14, 2011 at 12:19

On Greenpeace's 40th anniversary, Kumi Naidoo and Rex Weyler take a look back at the start of the environmental organisation.

40 Years of Inspiring Action

Blog entry by Kumi Naidoo | September 15, 2011

Believe it or not, Greenpeace celebrates its 40 birthday today! To mark the occasion, Kumi Naidoo, our International Executive Director, calls on us all to take inspiration from that first Greenpeace voyage, and to demand a better...

40 Years of Greenpeace

Image gallery | September 16, 2011

Rainbow Warrior III tests the waters

Image | September 19, 2011 at 9:24

The Rainbow Warrior III with sails undergoes sea trials around Helgoland, North Sea. The Rainbow Warrior is Greenpeace's first purpose-built vessel and will be officially launched in Autumn 2011.

Phansi Nuclear, Phansi!

Image gallery | September 21, 2011

Moving the Planet Pretoria

Image gallery | September 26, 2011

Prof. Wangari Maathai Memorial

Video | October 13, 2011 at 10:50

Greenpeace Global Director, Kumi Naidoo, speaks on the incredible imapact that Professor Wangari Maathai has had on the environmental, social justice, and gender movements.

Putting the POW in Solar Power

E-card | October 13, 2011 at 11:17

In SA I shine for 2500 hours a year - shine time that could be powering the country. Please Use Me More!

I'm Why They Call It Wind POWER

E-card | October 13, 2011 at 11:45

Sincere apologies for blowing your skirt up before. I was bored, and would love a real job! Ask the government to use wind power more at www.usememore.co.za.

Powering South Africa Would Be a Breeze

E-card | October 13, 2011 at 12:03

I'm often asked how we can tackle climate change. I say: ♫♫ "The answer my friend, is blowing in the wind" ♫

With Me, The Future's So Bright, You'll Need Shades

E-card | October 13, 2011 at 12:14

Hey hot stuff! If South Africa plugged into the wind and I, we'd create up to 150,000 new jobs by 2030.

Greenpeace launches a new Rainbow Warrior

Blog entry by Monica Davies | October 14, 2011

At a ceremony today in Berne-Motzen, Germany, Greenpeace launched the third version of its protest vessel the Rainbow Warrior. Purpose built as a campaigning vessel, the Rainbow Warrior carries state-of-the-art communications...

A New Rainbow Warrior Sets Sail

Image gallery | October 17, 2011

Pics from our Suniversity

Image gallery | October 21, 2011

Solar Power Roadshow: UKZN

Image gallery | October 21, 2011

True Cost of Coal Infographic

Generic multimedia item | October 27, 2011 at 8:00

Updated: Confronting Kusile Action Pics

Image gallery | November 7, 2011

Top 10: Pics from Kusile Action

Image gallery | November 9, 2011

COP 17

Hub | November 22, 2011 at 10:21

This is the first COP to be held in Africa and will see approximately 15 000 delegates, including presidents, ministers, senior officials, advisers, scientists, climate activist groups, business people and journalists, from over 190 countries...

101 - 150 of 321 results.

results per page
10 | 20 | 50