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Imagine a world where forests flourish and oceans are full of life. Where energy is as clean as a mountain stream. Where everyone has security, dignity and joy. We can’t build this future alone, but we can build it together.

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Brumadinho Environmental Crime in Brazil. © Christian Braga

The death of a river

by Thaís Herrero

The extensive impacts caused by the Brumadinho dam collapse in Brazil range from the painful deaths of loved ones to the destruction of the everyday life of the people who…


There’s something rotten with the meat industry

by Nora Holzman and Katarzyna Jagiełło

The way we produce meat puts profit above public health and is a disaster for the environment. It contributes to deforestation, causes animals to suffer, it pollutes rivers and oceans..

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Greenpeace uses non-violent creative action to pave the way towards a greener, more peaceful world, and to confront the systems that threaten our environment.

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In 1971, our founders set sail to an island in the Arctic. Their mission? To stop a nuclear bomb. It was a journey that would spark a movement and make history.

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Save the Arctic Ice Ride in Washington. © Greenpeace / Robert Meyers