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“ASEAN must demonstrate leadership in UN climate negotiations” – A-FAB coalition of...

Feature story | April 4, 2011 at 14:47

Southeast Asian climate activists wearing winter jackets, rain gear and beach wear to portray climate chaos that is wreaking havoc across the region, met Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on...

Cattle industry ban on Amazon destruction shows the way for protection of Indonesia’s...

Feature story | October 6, 2009 at 6:00

Some good news from the Amazon should be good news for Indonesia too. Yesterday four of the biggest players in the global cattle industry joined forces to reduce their carbon hoofprint and back our call for zero deforestation. JBS-Friboi, Bertin,...

Obama shows up in Copenhagen two months early

Feature story | October 2, 2009 at 6:00

Our jaws hit the deck and we all fell out of our inflatables when we got word that Presidents Obama, Lula, Zapatero and Prime Minister Hatoyama were going to show up in Copenhagen. And then we found out that instead of showing up in Copenhagen...

4 ways you can use the law to call out the fossil fuel industry – join the wave of...

Blog entry by Tom Lowe | November 16, 2016

The Paris agreement has catapulted us all into a new reality. Governments have signed it, now they must act on it. And meanwhile, a global movement of people against fossil fuels is moving ahead - and you can be a part of it. We are...

Chang[e] : Greenpeace calls on Obama to make history again

Feature story | September 12, 2009 at 6:00

Greenpeace today embarked on an extraordinary 15-day journey with five elephants, to call upon the world leaders, particularly United States President Barack Obama to demonstrate audacious leadership and take immediate action to avert climate chaos.

Doha debriefing

Blog entry by Amalie Obusan | December 11, 2012

Doha was my first time at a UN climate conference and not sure of what to expect, I was immediately reminded of what was at stake when 'super typhoon'  Bopha crashed into the Philippines  – a type of storm we may see more of if we do...

Greenpeace: protection of ASEAN forests can deter climate change

Feature story | March 1, 2009 at 7:00

Greenpeace criticized the ASEAN leaders converging in Thailand for not taking adequate action to protect over 283 million hectares of forests in the region and threatening the very existence of forest communities and its rich biodiversity.

UNFCCC 101

Blog entry by Lea Guerrero | October 13, 2011

The UNFCCC is an international treaty which aims to stabilize greenhouse gas concentrations that lead to global warming.  It was created during the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro in 1992.  Every year, parties to the convention (i.e.

Welcome to Climate Change in Thailand!

Blog entry by Shailendra Yashwant | April 4, 2011

Ladies and Gentlemen, Welcome to Thailand, for yet another round of Climate change negotiations at the UN climate change conference to be held in Bangkok between April 3-8, 2011. We hope that the front page headlines in the...

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