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Chernobyl: lessons not learned.

A greyish brick building with a bust of Lenin in front of it. A school in Stariye Bobovichi in the Bryansk region of Russia. There could be something nostalgic about this picture, were it not for the feeling of danger it gives. When Greenpeace Russia took soil samples near the school and local club there was clear evidence ...

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Groups pressure Disney, Pepsi, the Gap to quit U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

Working together, several activist groups — Greenpeace, the Sierra Club, Action on Smoking and Health, and Public Citizen — are urging the CEOs of Pepsi, the Gap, and Disney to quit the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The coalition says the chamber, the largest lobbying group in the U.S. and biggest business organization in ...

- The Week - US

Environmental groups weigh action over 'flawed' hearing.

April 24 - Environmental groups Kiwis Against Seabed Mining and Greenpeace may apply for a judicial review of Trans Tasman Resources' bid to mine iron sands from the ocean floor in New Zealand's Exclusive Economic Zone, arguing the process ...

- Scoop NZ - NZ

Exxon Denied Waiver From Russia Sanctions: Greenpeace Response.

GreenpeaceIn response to the Treasury Department's denial of Exxon's filing for a waiver to work in Russia despite United States sanctions, Greenpeace USA Spokesperson Cassady Craighill said,

- Common Dreams - US

In pictures: It's Earth Day, stand up for the planet!.

All rights reserved. Credit: © Cheryl-Samantha Owen / Greenpeace A farmer in Lower Nyando - Kisumu County, EasternAfrica, applying ecological farming Image caption: A farmer in Lower Nyando - Kisumu County, EasternAfrica, applying ecological farming It's Earth Day today! This global, annual event has been celebrated since ...

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Exxon Seeks Waiver From Russia Sanctions: Greenpeace Response.

GreenpeaceIn response to Exxon's filing for a waiver to work in Russia despite United States sanctions, Greenpeace USA Climate Liability Campaigner Naomi Ages said,

- Common Dreams - US

10 Things You Need to Know about SMMT's 10 Facts' about Diesel.

All rights reserved. Credit: Greenpeace The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders is a car industry lobby group. Their members include most major car manufacturers and therefore, it is no surprise that the group has been at the forefront of bravely defending diesel recently.But right now everyone else from Bloomberg to ...

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Why are women more impacted by climate change?.

Women are more likely to feel the impacts of climate change. This is a fact.As a woman and environmental activist living in the Arab World, I often find myself focused on peace building, development, corruption and human security. I've realised that we won't succeed in making a positive change on any of these issues if we ...

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Plastic Pollution - Why Coca-Cola need to take responsibility too.

All rights reserved. Credit: Greenpeace One of the best things about working on Greenpeace's campaign to end ocean plastics is the chance to have lots of conversations with all sorts of people about the issue - whether on local radio stations or with pedestrians walking past the 2.5 tonne sculpture we installed outside ...

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5 Reasons Why We're Outside Coca-Cola's HQ.

All rights reserved. Credit: Greenpeace This morning, we've installed a piece of art right to the doorstep of Coca-Cola's European office, to hold the soft drinks giant accountable for ocean plastic pollution. As the world's largest soft drinks company, Coca-Cola has a special responsibility for the plastic that is wrecking ...

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Hungary and the freedom I stand for.

In the winter of 2017, I received a call from a colleague about a small community in the Hungarian countryside, far from the busy streets of Budapest, that needed help. A Lutheran organisation had just launched a project with disabled adults, providing employment for a group of people who have very few opportunities in ...

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What soft drink companies are saying

All rights reserved. Credit: Will Rose / Greenpeace It's been three weeks since Greenpeace launched our expose on the gigantic plastic footprint of the soft drinks industry - and their lacklustre action to protect our oceans from the blight of throwaway plastic bottles. Our 'Bottling It' report called out the top six global ...

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