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The Earth's ancient forests form some of the most diverse ecosystems known to science and are vital in regulating the world's climate. But eighty per cent of them have already been destroyed or degraded, and the remaining forests are under threat. Greenpeace is working to end illegal and destructive logging of the world's ancient forests, and to protect the rights of the indigenous peoples and species that depend on them.

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KFC campaign spreads across the world

Pressure mounts on KFC to stop trashing rainforests for packaging as the campaign spreads across the world. With two KFC national divisions now declaring they...
Posted by efreeman - 5 November, 2012 - 16:30 -

Don’t blame the tigers, blame deforestation.

As a teenage boy is killed by a tiger forced out of its natural habitat by deforestation, we ask how serious must this get before KFC publicly cut ties with...
Posted by efreeman - 30 October, 2012 - 11:57 -
KFC board of directors

Will KFC boss give us the nuggets we need or just more salad dressing?

KFC recently uploaded a new statement to their website called Sustainable Sourcing and Waste Recovery. Is this the start of KFC’s response to the campaign that...
Posted by Rolf Skar - 23 October, 2012 - 11:27 -

The Amazon has lost a warrior

The rainbow usually seen floating above the Amazon is shining less brightly than usual. Some might even say it is a little dull.And it's because of sad news:...
Posted by Bernardo Camara - 11 October, 2012 - 16:30 -
A giant KFC 'box' in a deforested area of Sumatra, Indonesia

KFC: CEO gets industry gong, but ignores plight of tigers

David Novak - the CEO of Yum Brands, owners of KFC - was awarded best CEO of the year last night at a dinner event at New York’s stock exchange. This...
Posted by Rolf Skar - 3 August, 2012 - 12:37 -

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