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CLEAN WATER FOR ALL

Image | March 19, 2010 at 7:00

CLEAN WATER FOR ALL. Greenpeace activists stage a "die in" to decry insufficient protection of fresh water resources at the grounds of the government's environment office in Quezon City. The action on Friday aimed to emphasize the need for better...

Bb

Image | August 27, 2008 at 6:00

Bb. Pilipinas 2007 Anna Teresa Licaros poses as she tries rice served during the launch of Greenpeace’s 'GMO-free rice restaurants' campaign. The project, which aims to gather the commitment of restaurants around the country to serve only...

Fish and Co

Image | August 27, 2008 at 6:00

Fish and Co.’s kitchen crew displays a dish of beef tapa served with java rice during the launch of Greenpeace’s 'GMO-free rice restaurants' campaign. The project, which aims to gather the commitment of restaurants around the country to serve...

Herb roasted chicken and pesto rice prepared

Image | August 27, 2008 at 7:00

Herb roasted chicken and pesto rice prepared by Italianni’s Chef Sonny Ong served during the launch of Greenpeace’s 'GMO-free rice restaurants' campaign. The project, which aims to gather the commitment of restaurants around the country to serve...

Bistro Group Chefs Junjun de Ocampo and Sonny

Image | August 27, 2008 at 6:00

Bistro Group Chefs Junjun de Ocampo and Sonny Ong inspect rice dishes served during the launch of Greenpeace’s GMO-free rice restaurants' campaign. The project, which aims to gather the commitment of restaurants around the country to serve only...

A selection of fish and meat dishes served

Image | August 27, 2008 at 6:00

A selection of fish and meat dishes served with GMO-free rice at the buffet table during the launch of Greenpeace’s 'GMO-free rice restaurants' campaign. The project, which aims to gather the commitment of restaurants around the country to serve...

A team of Greenpeace ‘Water Patrol’ activists

Image | October 12, 2007 at 6:00

A team of Greenpeace ‘Water Patrol’ activists today called attention to the shocking extent of pollution in Marilao River by unfurling a 28-meter banner with the words “Stop toxic pollution, protect our water resources” along Marilao Bridge in...

A team of Greenpeace ‘Water Patrol’ activists

Image | October 12, 2007 at 6:00

A team of Greenpeace ‘Water Patrol’ activists today called attention to the shocking extent of pollution in Marilao River by unfurling a 28-meter banner with the words “Stop toxic pollution, protect our water resources” along Marilao Bridge in...

A team of Greenpeace ‘Water Patrol’ activists

Image | October 12, 2007 at 6:00

A team of Greenpeace ‘Water Patrol’ activists today called attention to the shocking extent of pollution in Marilao River by unfurling a 28-meter banner with the words “Stop toxic pollution, protect our water resources” along Marilao Bridge in...

US court ruling on GMO rice affirms danger of Bayer crops

Press release | December 9, 2009 at 8:00

A United States federal jury ruling on 4 December 2009, that Bayer CropScience LP must pay US$2 million to two Missouri farmers, affirms that the responsibility for the consequences of contamination from genetically modified organisms (GMO) rests...

Greenpeace releases latest edition of Guide to Greener Electronics

Press release | September 30, 2009 at 8:00

As a highlight of Iloilo IT Week 2009, Greenpeace released the latest edition of its Guide to Greener Electronics, which showed encouraging news from HP and Apple in their positive responses to Greenpeace’s campaign for greener electronics.

Negros sustainable agriculture under attack

Press release | August 12, 2009 at 17:09

The Philippines is in danger of losing its organic farming capital because a provincial ordinance promoting sustainable agriculture is under attack. Greenpeace issued the warning today as a series of deliberations are launched in Negros...

GMOs potential threat to fertility

Press release | November 12, 2008 at 17:23

A study published today by the Austrian government identified that genetically modified (GMO) crops pose serious threats to reproductive health. In one of the very few long-term feeding studies ever conducted with GMO crops, the fertility of mice...

Greenpeace launches petition drive versus GMO field trials

Press release | October 10, 2007 at 8:00

Greenpeace launched a nationwide drive to petition the government of PM Surayud Chulanont to resist moves by the Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives (MoAC) to lift the ban on field trials of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in the...

Senate inaction on RE Bill not an option, Greenpeace says

Press release | January 26, 2007 at 8:00

Greenpeace today intensified their call on the Senate to fast-track the passage of the Renewable Energy (RE) Bill, in a press conference in Quezon City with other pro-renewable energy groups, contending that renewable energy can-and must-play a...

Greenpeace challenges ASEAN to get serious about climate threat

Press release | October 24, 2009 at 8:00

Greenpeace today challenged ASEAN leaders to demonstrate collective leadership to protect Southeast Asia’s 850 million people from the debilitating impacts of climate change by committing to zero deforestation and low carbon development, and to...

GMOs not the answer – straight from the farmers’ mouth

Press release | October 15, 2009 at 8:00

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...

70 days to Copenhagen: time is running out for the climate and our children’s future

Press release | September 28, 2009 at 8:00

After a disastrous week for the climate in New York and Pittsburgh, five Thai children today made a direct appeal for their future to Yvo De Boer, the UN’s top climate official, at the start of the latest round of climate negotiations in Bangkok.

Greenpeace challenges world leaders to accelerate UN climate negotiations Chang(e)...

Press release | September 27, 2009 at 8:00

On the eve of the United Nations climate negotiations in Bangkok, and 72 days before the Copenhagen Climate Summit, Greenpeace today dared world leaders to stand up, show their mettle and take first step toward lasting climate solutions.

“Age of Stupid” premieres in the Philippines

Press release | September 23, 2009 at 8:00

Greenpeace is supporting the roll-out of global screenings of the much-awaited docu-drama-animation, “Age of Stupid” with a premiere screening taking place in 50 countries, in every continent – including Antarctica – on September 21-22, hopefully...

Be smart, not stupid; World leaders must put climate talks back on track at UN...

Press release | September 22, 2009 at 8:00

Greenpeace today called on world leaders to "Be smart, not stupid" as climate talks take center stage at the special session of the United Nations General Assembly on climate change in New York today. The environmental group is hosting the...

Statement on President Arroyo's meeting with US President Barack Obama

Press release | July 30, 2009 at 17:23

Commenting on President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo’s scheduled meeting with United States President Barack Obama to discuss issues of mutual concern such as climate change, Greenpeace Climate and Energy Campaigner Amalie Obusan said:

Greenpeace challenges Arroyo on Climate Change Legacy

Press release | July 24, 2009 at 8:00

Greenpeace today challenged President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo to lay the foundations for a true legacy in climate change mitigation and energy security during her term. The challenge calls for Arroyo to set the example, and to put into place...

Nuclear power rejected anew in Indonesia

Press release | July 22, 2009 at 8:00

The rejection of nuclear power in Indonesia is another nail in the coffin of the nuclear industry, Greenpeace said today as it demanded the Philippine government to follow suit and abandon its dangerous nuclear power plans which it criticized as...

Promote sustainable agriculture, support Negros's rejection of GMOs: Greenpeace

Press release | June 30, 2009 at 16:54

Greenpeace today called on the national government to follow the example of Negros Occidental in its vigilance against GMO crops (genetically modified organisms) to protect and promote sustainable agriculture in the country. The call came at the...

Clean Energy Investment Plan: DOE falls short on defining coal reduction plan, while...

Press release | May 5, 2009 at 8:00

The Clean Energy Investment Plan unveiled by Department of Energy Under-secretary Datu Zamzamin Ampatuan at a recent press briefing proclaims to solve the country’s energy and climate crises and to reduce the share of coal-generated electricity...

Greenpeace Statement on today’s hearing at the House Committee on Appropriations on...

Press release | March 5, 2009 at 8:00

Greenpeace Southeast Asia Campaigns Manager for the Philippines Beau Baconguis said: "The ongoing debate on the House bill mandating the revival of the mothballed Bataan Nuclear Power Plant which continue to drag on in the House Committee on...

BNPP to count among world’s most dangerous nuclear plants if operated--Greenpeace

Press release | February 26, 2009 at 8:00

The outdated, light water Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) will count among the world’s most dangerous nuclear power plants if operated, Greenpeace revealed in a press conference in Quezon City today. In a talk entitled 'The dubious safety of...

'Executive Order 774 ridiculous and confused'

Press release | January 23, 2009 at 8:00

Yesterday, Malacañang announced that President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo has issued Executive Order 774 which reorganizes the Presidential Task Force on Climate Change which she now heads.

Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior passes

Image | May 25, 2008 at 6:00

Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior passes by the coal ship Sam John Spirit as it exits the Pagbilao coal-fired power plant pier in Quezon Province, 150 kilometers south of Manila. Activists from the Rainbow Warrior yesterday painted the side of...

Youth climate campaign group

Image | May 6, 2007 at 6:00

Youth climate campaign group, "SolarGeneration" at a reception during the Asian Development Bank's 40th Annual meeting in Kyoto. Greenpeace and SolarGeneration are demanding that the ADB stop funding climate change and start funding the energy...

Greenpeace activists and youth climate action

Image | May 5, 2007 at 13:45

Greenpeace activists and youth climate action group, Solar Generation, stage a mobile exhibition inside the Asian Development Bank's Annual Metting. Greenpeace is calling on the Bank to honour the Kyoto Protocol and stop investing in coal and...

Greenpeace activists and youth climate action

Image | May 5, 2007 at 6:00

Greenpeace activists and youth climate action group, Solar Generation, stage a mobile exhibition inside the Asian Development Bank's Annual Metting. Greenpeace is calling on the Bank to honour the Kyoto Protocol and stop investing in coal and...

Greenpeace activists paint the message 'Quit

Image | June 3, 2008 at 6:00

Greenpeace activists paint the message 'Quit Coal' on the driveway of the Department of Energy today in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City. The activists also unfurled a banner with the words "Sec. Reyes, Coal Lover, Climate Killer." Greenpeace is...

Greenpeace activists paint the message 'Quit

Image | June 3, 2008 at 6:00

Greenpeace activists paint the message 'Quit Coal' on the driveway of the Department of Energy today in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City. The activists also unfurled a banner with the words "Sec. Reyes, Coal Lover, Climate Killer." Greenpeace is...

Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior passes

Image | May 25, 2008 at 6:00

Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior passes by the coal ship Sam John Spirit as it exits the Pagbilao coal-fired power plant pier in Quezon Province, 150 kilometers south of Manila. Activists from the Rainbow Warrior yesterday painted the side of...

Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior exits

Image | May 25, 2008 at 6:00

Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior exits the Pagbilao coal-fired power plant pier in Quezon Province, 150 kilometers south of Manila. The environment group called off its peaceful protest at the coal plant today, assured that it has initiated...

Dr

Image | May 6, 2007 at 11:01

Dr. Supachai Panitchpakdi, Secretary General of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development meet youth climate campaign group, "Solar Generation" at the Asian Development Bank reception during the Bank's 40th Annual meeting. Wearing...

Youth climate campaign group

Image | May 6, 2007 at 6:00

Youth climate campaign group, "SolarGeneration" at a reception during the Asian Development Bank's 40th Annual meeting in Kyoto. Greenpeace and SolarGeneration are demanding that the ADB stop funding climate change and start funding the energy...

Youth climate campaign group

Image | May 6, 2007 at 6:00

Youth climate campaign group, "SolarGeneration" at a reception during the Asian Development Bank's 40th Annual meeting in Kyoto. Greenpeace and SolarGeneration are demanding that the ADB stop funding climate change and start funding the energy...

Greenpeace activists and youth climate action

Image | May 5, 2007 at 13:47

Greenpeace activists and youth climate action group, Solar Generation, stage a mobile exhibition inside the Asian Development Bank's Annual Metting. Greenpeace is calling on the Bank to honour the Kyoto Protocol and stop investing in coal and...

Greenpeace activists and youth climate action

Image | May 5, 2007 at 13:42

Greenpeace activists and youth climate action group, Solar Generation, stage a mobile exhibition inside the Asian Development Bank's Annual Metting. Greenpeace is calling on the Bank to honour the Kyoto Protocol and stop investing in coal and...

Greenpeace activists and youth climate action

Image | May 5, 2007 at 6:00

Greenpeace activists and youth climate action group, Solar Generation, stage a mobile exhibition inside the Asian Development Bank's Annual Metting. Greenpeace is calling on the Bank to honour the Kyoto Protocol and stop investing in coal and...

From yes we can to yes we have

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | December 12, 2009

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The deafening sound of urgency

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | December 12, 2009 1 comment

An environmental activists displays a banner that reads: "Climate Action Now!" I  felt my heart beating faster than usual as I clapped along to 2 sheer minutes of booming beats that reminded of the loud noise that led to the...

Nestlé needs to give rainforests a break

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | March 18, 2010 6 comments

Need a break? Before you have one with a Kit Kat watch this video – ' Have a break? ' We need your help to get the rainforests a break and to help you spread the word we’ve launched this video spoof. It exposes the true cost behind...

Greenpeace volunteers join the march to St

Image | February 23, 2009 at 7:00

Greenpeace volunteers join the march to St. Joseph's Cathedral in Balanga to take part in a prayer rally led by Bishop Socrates Villegas. Local communities, as well as civil society and environmental groups took part in the five hour...

A Greenpeace volunteer says "NO to BNPP"

Image | February 22, 2009 at 7:00

A Greenpeace volunteer says "NO to BNPP" during a protest activity against the revival of the mothballed nuclear plant. Greenpeace is calling on Congress representatives not to support the proposal and to withdraw their signatures from the bill...

A photo exhibit entitled Fallout: The Human

Image | March 1, 2009 at 7:00

A photo exhibit entitled Fallout: The Human Cost of Nuclear Catastrophe launched in Malate Church, Manila last February 28, 2009.

Bishop Socrates Villegas addresses a crowd

Image | February 23, 2009 at 7:00

Bishop Socrates Villegas addresses a crowd of thousands during a prayer rally against the re-opening the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant, in front of St. Joseph Cathedral in Balanga. Local communities, as well as civil society and environmental groups...

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