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The solution: an Energy [r]evolution

Page | September 8, 2010 at 17:16

Tackling dangerous climate change is the biggest challenge facing us all. Fortunately there is an answer to this challenge. Our report: "Energy [R]evolution", details how to halve global CO2 emissions by 2050, using existing technology and still...

The problem

Page | September 8, 2010 at 17:50

The energy sector is responsible for some two-thirds of world's climate change-causing greenhouse gas emissions Coal-fired power plants are the biggest offenders.

Climate impacts

Page | September 9, 2010 at 14:44

No one knows how much warming is "safe". What we do know is that climate change is already harming people and ecosystems. Its reality can be seen in melting glaciers, disintegrating polar ice, thawing permafrost, dying coral reefs, rising sea...

Greenpeace Southeast Asia

Page | September 22, 2010 at 20:00

Greenpeace has been present in Southeast Asia since 2000. Southeast Asia's forests, mountains, rivers and oceans are home to millions of people and thousands of species of trees, plants, birds and mammals. But today, much of these flora and fauna...

Greener Electronics

Page | September 23, 2010 at 17:21

Every year, hundreds of thousands of old computers and mobile phones are dumped in landfills or burned in smelters. Thousands more are exported, often illegally, from the Europe, US, Japan and other industrialised countries, to Asia. There,...

Toxic Tech

Page | September 24, 2010 at 15:04

The world is consuming more and more electronic products every year. This has caused a dangerous explosion in electronic scrap (e-waste) containing toxic chemicals and heavy metals that cannot be disposed of or recycled safely. But this problem...

What we're doing

Page | September 28, 2010 at 20:33

Clean water is a right that should be enjoyed by everyone. Today, however, this right is being violated by industrial activities that destroy the country's freshwater ecosystems and threaten our health. The chemical crisis and climate change will...

The solution

Page | September 28, 2010 at 20:53

The Public's Right to Know

The problem

Page | September 29, 2010 at 12:40

The State of Freshwater Sources in the Philippines

Laguna Lake

Page | September 29, 2010 at 14:19

The Laguna de Bay, one of the five largest freshwater lakes in the whole of Southeast Asia and a major source of food and livelihood for thousands of people, is slowly dying from industrial and household pollution.

Greenpeace greener electronic ranking shows how actions speak louder than words for...

Press release | October 26, 2010 at 4:32

The latest edition of the Greenpeace Guide to Greener Electronics (1) shows significant separation between companies that are failing to keep their environmental commitments and those that are making significant gains in phasing out toxic...

Greenpeace slams DA on Bt Eggplant

Press release | October 29, 2010 at 17:00

Greenpeace slammed the Department of Agriculture (DA) for failing to put the brakes on planned field trials of the genetically engineered (GE) Bt eggplant, even as more provinces are banning what are essentially risky genetic experiments in their...

Turn The Tide

Hub | November 8, 2010 at 19:05

JOIN US And Turn the Tide! A green, peaceful future starts with you!

Climate and Energy Campaign

Hub | November 15, 2010 at 14:15

Climate change is the greatest threat the world faces. It is already killing hundreds of thousands of people a year and if left unchecked will put hundreds of million others at risk.

Count me in!

Help us get P.Noy to sign on to 50% RE by 2020!

Rainbow Warrior

Hub | November 15, 2010 at 14:17

From September to December 2010, the Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior is sailing to Thailand, Indonesia and the Philippines for the Turn the Tide – Rainbow Warrior’s tour of Southeast Asia.

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About Greenpeace

Hub | November 15, 2010 at 14:22

Greenpeace is an independent global campaigning organisation that acts to change attitudes and behaviour, to protect and conserve the environment and to promote peace.

Local artists in tune with climate solutions

Hub | November 15, 2010 at 14:32

The country’s top bands and artists join Greenpeace campaign for renewable energy targets.

President Noynoy: Energy [R]evolution now!

Page | November 22, 2010 at 14:53

President Noynoy, I want you to commit to a 50% renewable energy by 2020 road map for the Philippines thus leaving a legacy of safe, prosperous and clean future for the Filipino people.

Greenpeace to host free concert and fair this weekend on its 10th anniversary

Press release | November 25, 2010 at 23:34

Greenpeace Southeast Asia is celebrating 10 years of protecting the environment this weekend, 27 and 28 November 2010.

Philippine Green Groups Join Global Campaign to “Stop Trashing the Climate” and for...

Feature story | November 28, 2010 at 15:30

An international coalition of citizens’ groups conducting waste audit in Manila Bay today called to “Stop Trashing the Climate” as part of their 9th Global Day of Action against Waste and Incineration.

Indonesian reggae legend in Manila for Turn the Tide Shiptour

Blog entry by Mitch Rosal | November 29, 2010

“For me, I regard my music as a form of volunteering, something like a service that I give, you know no-commercial and as long as we both share the same vision.” -TonyQ TonyQ believes that there is a great need for people to see...

Of missing luggage, delayed flight, and Japan’s killer statement

Blog entry by Zelda Soriano | December 7, 2010

Traveling from Southeast Asia (Manila) to Paris with connecting flights to Mexico City and finally to Cancun- -- the site of the 16 th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and 6th...

Greenpeace, Oxfam, WWF call on ASEAN to stand up for climate and its people at Cancun...

Press release | December 8, 2010 at 17:29

Activists from Greenpeace, Oxfam and WWF under the umbrella of A-FAB coalition (ASEAN for a Fair, Ambitious, and Binding Global Deal) called on ASEAN delegates at Cancun Climate Conference to stand firmly as a bloc and push forward the interests...

Cancun builds momentum; much more work to be done to save the climate – Greenpeace

Press release | December 13, 2010 at 18:49

Governments at the Climate Change talks in Cancun have chosen hope over fear and put the world on a difficult but now possible-to-navigate path to a global deal to stop dangerous climate change.

Logging Ban must include forest communities in decision making for effective...

Press release | January 19, 2011 at 15:45

Greenpeace today commended President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III’s initiative to introduce a nationwide log ban and called upon him to be resolute and demonstrate that the Executive Order to implement such a ban ensures a tangible improvement in...

Giant Indonesian palm oil company announces plan to halt forest destruction

Press release | February 9, 2011 at 17:26

Responding to news today that the palm oil arm of Sinar Mas, Golden Agri-Resources, has announced a plan to halt the destruction of Indonesia’s forests previously caused by their operations, Bustar Maitar, head of Greenpeace’s campaign to protect...

A Lenten Earth Day

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | April 22, 2011

Earth Day in the Philippines will not be as lively, festive and jubilant this year. The annual commemoration of the day intended to inspire awareness and appreciation for the Earth's natural environment incidentally falls this year on...

Climate change main threat facing Southeast Asia

Press release | May 9, 2011 at 20:26

At the conclusion of the 18th ASEAN Summit in Jakarta today, Greenpeace called on ASEAN Heads of State to act with greater urgency and show political unity in addressing climate change. The call came as the environment group criticized ASEAN’s...

Greenpeace statement on TEPCO announcement that fuel in Fukushima reactor 1 has melted

Press release | May 12, 2011 at 20:29

Tokyo, Japan, 12 May 2011 – “Earlier readings of water levels, temperatures and pressure Fukushima Reactor 1 lead to assumptions by the authorities that reactors 1, 2 and 3 were stabilising. What we are now seeing is that at least some water...

Sign up to Save the Arctic

Action | May 19, 2011 at 17:06

Oil drilling in the Arctic will never be safe.

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Stop Arctic destruction.

Indonesia’s forests

Hub | June 6, 2011 at 20:52

Greenpeace is working globally to defend the planet's most vital 'forest frontiers,’ such as the Amazon, the Congo, and, in Southeast Asia, Indonesia’s rainforests which are being destroyed faster than any other on earth.

Indonesia's forests

Image gallery | June 6, 2011

Barbie Wrapped in Rainforest Destruction Scandal

Press release | June 8, 2011 at 16:04

Jakarta/Bangkok/Manila -- Barbie, the most famous toy in the world, is involved in rainforest destruction, a Greenpeace International investigation can today reveal.

Uninspired implementation of environmental laws hinders SEA from leading the world in...

Blog entry by JP Agcaoili | June 8, 2011

ASEAN member states could be the world leaders in sustainable development.  We could be the prime example of how the protection of our natural resources benefits not just the world, but contributes largely as well to national progress...

Barbie gets dumped in public

Blog entry by Jamie | June 8, 2011

The Barbie campaign has been unwrapped and is rolling around the world. Everyone's waking up to the fact that, as the Sun so eloquently put it , Barbie kills trees. It kicked off with a group of Kens abseiling down the front of...

Statement from Greenpeace International Executive Director Kumi Naidoo at Tokyo Press...

Press release | June 9, 2011 at 19:40

Greenpeace International Executive Director Dr Kumi Naidoo today unveiled a sample of contaminated soil (1) from a Fukushima playground at a Tokyo press conference, criticising the Japanese government’s response to the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear...

How the toy sector and APP are responding to our Indonesia forest campaign

Blog entry by Zulfahmi | June 14, 2011

It’s been a busy few days since the latest phase of our campaign to stop deforestation in Indonesia got underway. There are now signs that both Mattel and Lego are preparing to make changes in the way they buy their packaging. ...

Mattel’s controversial career choice for Barbie: rainforest destroyer

Blog entry by Laura K. | June 25, 2011

For over 50 years now Mattel has been choosing Barbie’s career for her. She’s had a lot of different professions over the years but Mattel’s latest choice for Barbie: ‘Rainforest Destroyer’, is arguably the most controversial career...

Greenpeace asks DOJ to junk malicious mischief case in Laguna

Press release | July 18, 2011 at 16:11

Greenpeace has asked the Department of Justice (DOJ) to junk the case being filed by promoters of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) who are reacting to the decontamination activity at the field trial site of the University of the Philippines’...

Fundraise for Greenpeace

Page | July 22, 2011 at 17:51

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World’s largest striptease challenges Adidas and Nike to Detox

Video | July 24, 2011 at 3:30

Filipino volunteers today joined more than 600 people from 29 cities in 10 countries in whipping off their Adidas and Nike apparel, to attempt the record setting the record for the world’s largest striptease and challenging the global sportswear...

Month in Pictures - July 2011

Image gallery | August 2, 2011

New clothing tests implicate global brands in release of hormone-disrupting chemicals

Press release | August 23, 2011 at 12:47

The latest research into toxic water pollution released today by Greenpeace International reveals the presence of nonylphenol ethoxylates [1] in clothing items bearing the logos of 14 global brands [2], including Adidas, H&M, and Abercrombie and...

Impossible is nothing as Adidas joins Nike and Puma in cleaning up their supply chain

Press release | September 1, 2011 at 15:44

Adidas, the world’s second largest sportswear brand, has responded to the Greenpeace ‘Detox’ challenge by announcing [1] its commitment to zero discharge of hazardous chemicals throughout its entire supply chain and across the entire lifecycle of...

40 years of inspiring action in photos

Image gallery | September 15, 2011

A-FAB calls on PNoy to fast-track climate change plans and rally ASEAN

Press release | September 23, 2011 at 19:12

The ASEAN for a Fair, Ambitious and Binding Global Climate Deal (A-FAB), an association spearheaded by Greenpeace Southeast Asia and Oxfam, is calling on President Benigno “PNoy” Aquino III to take immediate actions that would reverse the...

Success: Barbie and Mattel drop deforestation!

Blog entry by Laura Kenyon, Greenpeace International | October 5, 2011

We all know that break ups are hard. Especially when they involve secrets – like the shameful secret that broke up Barbie and Ken back in June: she had destroyed rainforest in her toy packaging. Her manufacturer, Mattel, was using...

Asia Pulp and Paper's sinking reputation forces more companies to jump ship -...

Blog entry by Jamie Woolley, Greenpeace UK | November 2, 2011

There's further bad news for Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) as yet more companies around the world ditch their contracts with the unscrupulous forest-trashing company. Hot on the heels of Mattel and Lego, today Hasbro announced a new...

You can close our office, but you can’t stop us

Blog entry by Nur Hidayati, Greenpeace Indonesia | November 11, 2011

We have  been warned that we may have to move out of our office in Jakarta early next week. This is the office that has been leading our campaign to stop Asia Pulp and Paper destroying the rainforests of Indonesia . But, in...

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