After 3 years of campaigning to stop Arctic drilling, we’ve just heard that Shell is backing out of drilling in the Alaskan Arctic. Millions of us across the world are breathing a huge sigh of relief after one hell of a fight. The global campaign against Shell’s destructive plans has been nothing short of incredible: from 6 women climbing the Shard in...
India Thorogood - 28 September, 2015 - 14:23 - Comments
My wife and daughter should be at our home in Pekanbaru, Riau on the east of Sumatra right now. It’s been more than a month since we moved, or rather escaped to my parent’s house in West Sumatra. But like a dark cloud over my head I’ve since discovered that wherever I go, smoke follows.
ZamZami - 25 September, 2015 - 16:31 - Comments
This Sunday people from more than 60 countries celebrate World Rivers Day by taking part in various activities like festivals, river clean ups and habitat restoration to increase public awareness about the many values of rivers and the threats they face.
Angela Glienicke - 25 September, 2015 - 15:16 - Comments
I was 22 years old when I had to leave my homeland, South Africa. I had no choice. I was living underground for a year by then, to avoid being arrested. This was 1987, in the midst of one of the most bloody and violent periods in the history of Apartheid South Africa.
Kumi Naidoo - 21 September, 2015 - 11:58 - Comments
"Can the UK run on renewable energy, and how long will it take us to get there?" Here at Greenpeace those are two questions we get asked a lot, so today we're pleased to say we took a big step toward answering them.
Richard Casson - 21 September, 2015 - 10:37 - Comments