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Proposal for protected area on the Arctic Ice High Seas

Saturday, 27 June 2015, 11:05 am | Greenpeace New Zealand

Greenpeace welcomes OSPAR’s commitment to develop proposal for a marine protected area on the Arctic Ice High Seas in 2016 More >>

Activists scale Parliament House to expose National failure

Thursday, 25 June 2015, 8:07 am | Greenpeace New Zealand

Wellington, June 25: Four Greenpeace campaigners have evaded security and climbed to the roof of Parliament House with a delivery of eight solar panels. They also plan to unfurl a large banner targeting the Prime Minister. More >>

APRIL announces forest conservation policy

Wednesday, 3 June 2015, 10:58 pm | Greenpeace

Jakarta, 3 June, 2015 - APRIL, one of the world’s largest producers of pulp and paper, has today announced an end to deforestation as part of a new ‘Sustainable Forest Management Plan’. More >>

Video: Oil execs shaken by thousands of Kiwis beating drums

Thursday, 2 April 2015, 7:45 pm | Greenpeace New Zealand

Video : Greenpeace March Against Deep Sea Oil - March 29 2015 A Message from Greenpeace NZ More >>

Auckland City Shaken By Thousands Of Protest Drummers

Sunday, 29 March 2015, 10:24 pm | Greenpeace New Zealand

Auckland, 29 March, 2015: Thousands of people from around the country brought drums along to a protest march in order to bang home a message to visiting oil executives that deep sea oil drilling is not acceptable in New Zealand. More >>

Greenpeace ranking reveals action on toxic pollution

Thursday, 19 March 2015, 10:35 pm | Greenpeace New Zealand

Beijing, 19 March 2015 – Greenpeace East Asia today released its Detox Catwalk, an online platform assessing how effectively major fashion brands are removing toxic chemicals from their supply chains and tackling water pollution. Inditex (which owns ... More >>

Greenpeace ranks fashion companies on toxic pollution

Thursday, 19 March 2015, 4:25 pm | Greenpeace

Beijing, 19 March 2015 – Greenpeace East Asia today released its Detox Catwalk, an online platform assessing how effectively major fashion brands are removing toxic chemicals from their supply chains and tackling water pollution.Inditex (the company ... More >>

Deluge of drummers set to challenge oil industry big wigs

Friday, 13 March 2015, 11:48 am | Greenpeace New Zealand

Auckland, 13 March 2015 - Thousands of people from around the country are expected to bang home a message to global oil executives during a march against deep sea oil drilling in Auckland this month. More >>

Auckland Council Deluged with Emails Ahead of Oil Vote

Wednesday, 4 February 2015, 12:59 pm | Greenpeace New Zealand

Auckland politicians are facing increasing pressure over a controversial deepsea oil drilling vote set to take place in the Town Hall tomorrow. Councillors are due to decide on Thursday morning whether or not Auckland will back plans to drill for ... More >>

New online petition platform a first in New Zealand

Friday, 30 January 2015, 1:09 pm | Greenpeace New Zealand

Auckland, 30 January 2015 - An online platform that allows Kiwis to take the government, businesses and other decision makers to task has just been launched. More >>

Beach users urged to report dolphins and whales in trouble

Thursday, 15 January 2015, 11:22 am | Greenpeace New Zealand

Auckland, 15 January 2015 – Beach users in the upper North Island are being urged to keep a close eye out for whales and dolphins in trouble this summer. More >>

Greenpeace closing down Statoil office now

Wednesday, 10 December 2014, 8:22 am | Greenpeace New Zealand

Wellington, 10 December 2014 - This morning Greenpeace activists are barricading shut Statoil’s new Wellington office before the Norwegian oil giant has fully opened for business. More >>

Typhoon Hagupit makes landfall in the Philippines

Sunday, 7 December 2014, 11:30 am | Greenpeace New Zealand

Typhoon Hagupit makes landfall in the Philippines Greenpeace stands in solidarity with the Filipino people More >>

Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise detained in Spain

Wednesday, 19 November 2014, 3:32 pm | Greenpeace New Zealand

Lanzarote, Spain, 18 November 2014 - The Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise has today been detained by Spanish authorities in the port of Arrecife, Lanzarote, following last Saturday's peaceful protest by Greenpeace against oil drilling by Repsol, in ... More >>

LEGO ends 50 year link with Shell

Friday, 10 October 2014, 1:23 pm | Greenpeace

LEGO ends 50 year link with Shell, after one million people respond to Save the Arctic campaign More >>

'Oily' people greet Petroleum Summit diners

Thursday, 2 October 2014, 9:49 am | Greenpeace New Zealand

Greenpeace activists smeared in fake oil have greeted guests arriving at the part-Statoil sponsored Petroleum Summit dinner this evening. More >>

Greenpeace disrupts Simon Bridges’ speech to oil industry

Wednesday, 1 October 2014, 10:00 am | Greenpeace New Zealand

Greenpeace activists have disrupted the opening speech by Energy and Resources Minister Simon Bridges at the Petroleum Summit in Auckland this morning. More >>

#SafeSource NZ - A secure way to share the truth

Monday, 15 September 2014, 3:31 pm | Greenpeace New Zealand

Dirty politics and a dirty environment go hand in hand. Our country’s future as a fairer, cleaner, more prosperous place is being threatened by backroom deals, corporate cronyism and a lack of transparency. More >>

High Court vindicates Climate Voter groups

Monday, 8 September 2014, 3:14 pm | Greenpeace New Zealand

Auckland, 8 Sept 2014 - Organisers of an online campaign aimed at raising the profile of climate change as an election issue, say they have been vindicated by the High Court on crucial points of law. More >>

Greenpeace: Protection of India's Mahan Forest

Tuesday, 19 August 2014, 2:19 pm | Greenpeace New Zealand

Greenpeace International today joined Greenpeace India’s call for Indian authorities to protect democracy and ensure a fair and transparent village council vote in the Mahan forest, over a proposed coal mine development by Essar and Hindalco, where ... More >>

 

 

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