Publication: GreenPeace UK

First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Is John West really “vehemently against” dirty tuna fishing?

This is how John West responded after over 100,000 messages were sent demanding they stick to their promise to completely phase out fish aggregation devices (FADs).This followed the release of leaked footage which shows sharks, turtles, marlins and rays ... [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

In pictures: Let's celebrate World Energy Day

Today is World EnergyDay which highlights the importanceof society's choices regarding energy production and the environment. I love positive solution stories, so had a look in our photo archive to share some of our interesting energy pictures with you ... [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Got a question for the man in charge of UK energy policies? Here's your chance to ask

Here's your chance to put questions to Ed Davey, the minister in charge of the UK's energy policies.He's announced that he'll run an hour-long Q&A session tomorrow, on Twitter and on the Guardian website , to coincide with World Energy Day.With coal burning ... [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Patents on life are dangerous, but we do not oppose embryonic stem cell research

Following recent media coverage, we would like to clarify our stance on stem cell research.Firstly, I want to be absolutely clear that we are not against stem cell research.We champion environmentally responsible and socially just solutions, including ... [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

The Amazon's Silent Crisis: Night Terrors

In August and September 2014, Greenpeace used covert GPS locator beacons to monitor logging trucks in the Brazilian state of Pará. Night after night, logging trucks smuggle illegal timber out of the Amazon rainforest to sawmills that supply global ma ... [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

LEGO dumped Shell - here's why it matters to us all

LEGO's decision to break its 50 year partnership with Shell is – as they say in America – kind of a big deal. Despite their best attempts to downplay its significance, this was a multimillion dollar partnership that had delivered real benefits to the ... [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 2 reports

How LEGO got awesome to #SaveTheArctic

Today we got the awesome news: after a three-month campaignsupported by more than a million people worldwide, LEGO has announced it will not renew its contract with Arctic destroyer Shell.This is fantastic news for LEGO fans and Arctic defenderseverywhere. ... [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

Being part of something bigger: working together to Save the Arctic

‘You will take care, won’t you?  You know what these Greenpeacepeople are like’. With this farewell advice from my partner, I left the quietand safety of my Somerset home for the hurly-burly of London. I was going on aGreenpeace mission! But what could ... [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

Double forests victory!

In the fight for a greener and more peaceful planet, moments of overwhelming celebration are rare. This is one of them! (actually, two of them...)India's Supreme Court just scrapped over 200 coal mining licences . This includes almost all licences issued ... [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

The Soya Moratorium is protecting the Amazon. Does Cargill still support it?

Cargill just pledged to protect the world’s forests - but an eight-year truce that protects the Amazon from soya farming is in trouble.Cargill is one of the largest commodities traders on the planet. It buys and sells all sorts of things, including soya ... [Published GreenPeace UK - Sep 24 2014]

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A study on regenerative medicine (including stem cells) based on interviews with scientists, concluded that: "several barriers to the progression of regenerative medicine science from bench to bedside were identified. Intellectual space and freedom to operate was identified as a concern that had the potential to greatly hinder UK science and industry. The majority of respondents mentioned difficulties associated with intellectual property rights and freedom to operate in the intellectual space."

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Is John West really “vehemently against” dirty ... [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 24 2014]
In pictures: Let's celebrate World Energy Day [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 22 2014]
Got a question for the man in charge of UK ener... [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 21 2014]
Patents on life are dangerous, but we do not op... [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 17 2014]
The Amazon's Silent Crisis: Night Terrors [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 15 2014]
LEGO dumped Shell - here's why it matters to us... [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 14 2014]
How LEGO got awesome to #SaveTheArctic [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 09 2014]
LEGO ends 50 year link with Shell, after one mi... [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 09 2014]
Being part of something bigger: working togethe... [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 08 2014]
Double forests victory! [Published GreenPeace UK - Oct 03 2014]
The Soya Moratorium is protecting the Amazon. D... [Published GreenPeace UK - Sep 24 2014]
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