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Demand Climate Justice

Hub | July 29, 2015 at 18:28

Make Climate Justice a reality by holding the big polluters to account for their contribution to catastrophic climate change!

Greenpeace urges Binay to support climate resilience in Typhoon Lando response

Press release | October 26, 2015 at 17:45

Manila – Greenpeace today urged Philippines Vice President Jejomar Binay to support long-term climate resiliency solutions in agriculture, saying providing hybrid rice to farmers impacted by Typhoon Lando was a stop-gap measure that would not...

Which path should Myanmar choose?

Blog entry by Von Hernandez | May 10, 2013

Greenpeace Southeast Asia visited Yangon, Myanmar between 3-6 May 2013 for two exciting activities – co-hosting a Climate Changes Solutions roundtable discussion and a meeting with Nobel laureate Daw Aung San Suu Kyi. Shwedagon...

From typhoon hit Philippines, a call for climate justice

Blog entry by Aaron Gray-Block | December 11, 2014

Smashed houses, fallen trees and streets littered with debris greeted us when Greenpeace arrived in Dolores, Eastern Samar, on Tuesday after Typhoon Hagupit made a direct hit on the seaside town. Much of the region's crops had been...

Cries of injustice from an island far away

Blog entry by Anna Abad | June 24, 2015

"Why us? What did we ever do to deserve this?" These were the words said by Claire Anterea, from Kiribati, as she narrated her terrifying experience of Cyclone Pam during a recent  climate justice and human rights workshop  held in...

A step closer to Climate Justice

Blog entry by Diah Abida | September 24, 2015

I admit, when I initially encountered the term Climate Justice , I found it quite abstract. All I knew was it would look at climate change in a different light - a more human light - and for the first time, the ones responsible for...

Exxon set to be investigated in the Philippines as well as New York

Blog entry by Kumi Naidoo | November 9, 2015

A few weeks ago the first ever  human rights  legal action seeking the accountability of the 50 big polluters was launched. Filed by Filipino typhoon survivors and several environmental organisations, it demands that the Philippines...

Typhoon Hagupit makes landfall in the Philippines

Press release | December 7, 2014 at 0:09

Manila, Philippines, 6 December 2014 – Typhoon Hagupit has made landfall in Dolores, Eastern Samar in the Philippines at around 9:15pm local time on Saturday, the official Philippine meteorological bureau PAGASA said.

Greenpeace unveils photo exhibit on devastation, survival and hope in the midst of...

Press release | January 20, 2015 at 16:39

Manila, Philippines – Greenpeace Philippines, together with the Honorable Senator Grace Poe, Chair of the Senate Committee on Public Information and Mass Media, today launched a photo exhibit at the Philippine Senate entitled Pagbangon: Stories...

The Southeast Asian monsoon, the Arctic and Singapore

Blog entry by Zelda DT Soriano | July 31, 2013

They are very much connected although Southeast Asia and the Arctic are about 6,000 miles apart. The rush to exploit the resources of the northern Arctic region will exacerbate the climate change impacts of the already melting Arctic.

Wagering on Warsaw: COP19 and the Philippines

Blog entry by Rex Barrer | November 11, 2013

As I await the start of the 19th Conference of Parties (COP19) on Climate Change tomorrow to be held here in Warsaw, I try to reflect on its significance for me. How earthshaking or exciting will this opportunity be for me? ...

Nature does not negotiate: climate catastrophe is with us now!

Blog entry by Kumi Naidoo | December 7, 2014

As Typhoon Hagupit hits the Philippines, one of the biggest peacetime evacuations in history has been launched to prevent a repeat of the massive loss of life which devastated communities when Super Typhoon Haiyan hit the same area...

2nd Climate Change & Human Rights Public Hearing (Part 3 of 4)

Video | May 24, 2018 at 12:00

The second in a series of hearings in the Philippines into the responsibility of fossil fuel companies for human rights harms resulting from climate change.

2nd Climate Change & Human Rights Public Hearing (Part 1 of 4)

Video | May 23, 2018 at 8:00

The second in a series of hearings in the Philippines into the responsibility of fossil fuel companies for human rights harms resulting from climate change.

3rd Climate Change & Human Rights Public Hearing (Part 4 of 4)

Video | August 30, 2018 at 14:00

Some of the world’s most highly-regarded climate change science, policy, research, and legal experts appeared as witnesses in the hearings by the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines (CHR) on the responsibility of 47 fossil fuel...

4th Climate Change & Human Rights Public Hearing (Part 2 of 2)

Video | September 28, 2018 at 8:00

An inquiry hearing on 47 multinational corporations including Exxon, Shell, and Chevron for their possible responsibility in violating the human rights of Filipino citizens, by knowingly creating climate risks through their business, was held at...

1st Climate Change & Human Rights Public Hearing (Part 2 of 2)

Video | March 28, 2018 at 8:00

Fossil fuel companies came under the spotlight as hearings into their contribution to human rights harms resulting from climate change began at the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines.

Is this how our future will look like?

Blog entry by Szabina | August 9, 2012

Try and imagine what it would be like to wake up one day, look outside the window and discover that your home has disappeared.  This is what happened in Manila on Tuesday, when more than half of the sprawling metropolis was...

2nd Climate Change & Human Rights Public Hearing (Part 4 of 4)

Video | May 24, 2018 at 14:00

The second in a series of hearings in the Philippines into the responsibility of fossil fuel companies for human rights harms resulting from climate change.

2nd Climate Change & Human Rights Public Hearing (Part 2 of 4)

Video | May 23, 2018 at 12:00

The second in a series of hearings in the Philippines into the responsibility of fossil fuel companies for human rights harms resulting from climate change.

3rd Climate Change & Human Rights Public Hearing (Part 1 of 4)

Video | August 29, 2018 at 8:00

Some of the world’s most highly-regarded climate change science, policy, research, and legal experts appeared as witnesses in the hearings by the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines (CHR) on the responsibility of 47 fossil fuel...

3rd Climate Change & Human Rights Public Hearing (Part 2 of 4)

Video | August 29, 2018 at 10:00

Some of the world’s most highly-regarded climate change science, policy, research, and legal experts appeared as witnesses in the hearings by the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines (CHR) on the responsibility of 47 fossil fuel...

3rd Climate Change & Human Rights Public Hearing (Part 3 of 4)

Video | August 30, 2018 at 8:00

Some of the world’s most highly-regarded climate change science, policy, research, and legal experts appeared as witnesses in the hearings by the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines (CHR) on the responsibility of 47 fossil fuel...

5th Climate Change & Human Rights Public Hearing (Part 2 of 2)

Video | November 7, 2018 at 8:00

Filipino survivors of extreme weather events gave personal testimonies at a landmark inquiry to determine whether the world’s largest carbon producers are violating the human rights of communities worst affected by climate change in London.

5th Climate Change & Human Rights Public Hearing (Part 1 of 2)

Video | November 6, 2018 at 8:00

Filipino survivors of extreme weather events gave personal testimonies at a landmark inquiry to determine whether the world’s largest carbon producers are violating the human rights of communities worst affected by climate change in London.

1st Climate Change & Human Rights Public Hearing (Part 1 of 2)

Video | March 27, 2018 at 9:00

Fossil fuel companies came under the spotlight as hearings into their contribution to human rights harms resulting from climate change began at the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines.

World has only 100 days left to achieve fair global climate deal, warn civil society...

Feature story | August 28, 2009 at 6:00

The world has only 100 days to go before governments must agree on a new global climate treaty that will protect millions of lives and the planet’s ecosystem from devastating climate change impacts, civil society groups warned.

Post Yolanda, the Philippines needs a decentralized energy future

Press release | December 6, 2013 at 12:51

Manila— Greenpeace today welcomed the Philippine government’s moves to immediately start rehabilitation and reconstruction work urgently needed in Eastern Visayas, following the aftermath of supertyphoon Yolanda (international name Haiayan).

Tuvalu e! Not even the dead are safe.

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | February 26, 2010

Shirley Atatagi, one our political advisors, is currently in Tuvalu for the King Tides Festival sends us another update from the Pacific. Read her previous blog post here Today marks the first day of the Tuvalu King Tides...

Water

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | November 16, 2006

Here's another post from Bangalore-based writer Samir. Read it and learn, and tell us later what fluid thoughts you plan to breed, and whether you know of a better escape clause than the person Samir asks at the end of his piece. ...

Hi ho hi ho, to the Pacific we go!

Blog entry by fierymary | August 27, 2009

From the Greenpeace Australia Pacific blog © Greenpeace/Hilton After being instrumental in bearing witness, along with Climate activists, at the Hay Point Coal Terminal , as well as giving support for the call of...

Just how do you get Internet at 82 degrees North?

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | July 1, 2009 2 comments

... or how we traveled back in time to dial-up connections and email without attachments. Warning: This is an entry that might interest more the geeks among you than the general public. The Arctic Sunrise is on top of the world right...

Greenpeace statement on Typhoon Haiyan

Press release | November 10, 2013 at 8:00

Manila, Philippines - Greenpeace would like to extend our heartfelt sympathy to our fellow Filipinos in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan that claimed more than 100 lives and displaced more than 750,000 people in less than 48 hours. We salute the...

Arctic expedition images

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | August 18, 2009

Glaciers are retreating. Ice caps are melting. Last month the Arctic Sunrise started sailing North than any other Greenpeace ship ever has to document ice break-ups and the dire effects climate change has on one of the most fragile...

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Image | July 13, 2005 at 16:35

H.E.Mr.Khieu Muth, Secretary of State, Ministry of Environment gives keynote address on "Combating Climate Change in Cambodia-Local Regional and Global Effort" to Greenpeace's Public Forum oganized in Phnom Penh on July 9, 2005.

Washington, we have a problem.

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | September 15, 2009 3 comments

Xiaowei, a Chinese rock-star, Tshepo, an African activist and Shane, an American-Indian student are part of the small Greenpeace team of Thai and Filipino staff and volunteers, that walked the entire distance of 12 kms with the...

Beautiful Moment

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | September 14, 2009

Elephants and their mahouts take Thai Buddhist monks to the venue for the send of blessing for the Greenpeace Chang(e) Caravan. September 12, 2009 Yes, after the  successful launch yesterday- with full work integration across all...

Typhoon Hagupit Ground Zero

Video | December 12, 2014 at 9:05

Sign the petition: http://bit.ly/standwithPH As typhoon Hagupit made land fall in the Philippines, Greenpeace executive director Kumi Naidoo - along with Philippine climate change commissioner Yeb Sano - visited affected communities calling on...

Schoolchildren from Witarajrangsan School

Image | September 23, 2009 at 7:00

Schoolchildren from Witarajrangsan School meet the elephants of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan during an educational activity about elephants, biodiversity, forests and climate change in Chacheongsoa Province, around 100 kilometers North of...

Schoolchildren from Witarajrangsan School

Image | September 23, 2009 at 7:00

Schoolchildren from Witarajrangsan School welcome the elephants of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan during an educational activity about elephants, biodiversity, forests and climate change in Chacheongsoa. The Caravan, now on its 11th day, is...

Elephents of Greenpeace

Image | September 22, 2009 at 7:00

Elephents of Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan walk past student of Bhudi Rangsi Pibul at stadium in Chacheongsoa. The activity is part of the province's Rehabilitate and protect the Bangpakong River Basin event. Bangpakong River Basin watershed...

A mahout helps an elephant take a shower

Image | September 16, 2009 at 7:00

A mahout helps an elephant take a shower near Khao Yai National Park in Nakhon Nayok province, 110 kilometers from Bangkok, during the fourth leg of the Chang(e) Caravan. The symbol of Nakhon Nayok province is an elephant holding rice stalks...

Elephants from the Greenpeace

Image | September 15, 2009 at 7:00

Elephants from the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan pass by a rice field in Thailand’s Suraburi province. The ADB estimates that climate change can lead to a 50% decline in rice production compared to 1990 levels in Thailand, Indonesia, the...

Local schoolchildren greet one of five elephants

Image | September 15, 2009 at 7:00

Local schoolchildren greet one of five elephants from the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan in Cham Pak Paew temple in Thailand’s Suraburi province, 150 kilometers North of Bangkok. The Chang(e) Caravan, a march for change by people and elephants...

Asian Elephants (chang in Thai) take an early

Image | September 14, 2009 at 7:00

Asian Elephants (chang in Thai) take an early monring dip in a small creek outside Khao Yai National Park, 200 kilometers North of Bangkok, before setting off on the second leg of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan.

An elephant rest stop during the second leg

Image | September 14, 2009 at 7:00

An elephant rest stop during the second leg of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan. Elephants get warm easily and need to be cooled off at intervals to ensure their comfort during the journey. The Chang(e) Caravan, launched last September 12, is...

A mahout offers a prayer during a ceremony

Image | September 14, 2009 at 7:00

A mahout offers a prayer during a ceremony before setting off on the second leg of the Greenpeace-led Chang(e) Caravan. The Chang(e) Caravan, launched last September 12, is a procession of community folk and Greenpeace volunteers that aims to...

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