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    Nature journal covers GE Trees Public Hearing in Brazil

    While this recent article in Nature ponders industry’s claims about the potential benefits of genetically engineered trees, the fact remains that thorough and independent risk assessments have been done. In fact, trees are so complex, as Steven Strauss… Read More

  • GE Trees protest 2013.  Photo: Petermann

    IPS: U.S., Brazil Nearing Approval of GE Trees

    IPS: U.S., Brazil Nearing Approval of GE Trees

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    Green Shock Doctrine

    May 12, 2014 There is much being said and written today about how to effectively address the oncoming catastrophe of climate change, which is already, for many, tragically real. There is a crucial and obvious need for a… Read More

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    Social Justice Media Programs

    We strategically use mainstream and alternative media to expose the root causes of social and ecological injustice, and to empower those fighting for change. We accomplish this by highlighting community struggles against injustice, and by amplifying the voices of… Read More

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Ben Powless

Tar Sands Pipeline at Ecology Ottawa
Organizer

Ben is a Mohawk youth from the Six Nations reserve in Canada.He studied Human Rights, Indigenous Peoples and Environmental Studies at Carleton University in Ottawa.He was a founding member of the Canadian Youth Climate Coalition and works extensively with the Indigenous Environmental Networks on climate policy.

Area of Expertise/Specialties:
Climate impacts on Indigenous Peoples, in Canada and globally, climate justice, carbon market mechanisms including REDD, youth engagement on climate change, climate activism.

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Samplings

Nature journal covers GE Trees Public Hearing in Brazil

While this recent article in Nature ponders industry’s claims about the potential benefits of genetically engineered trees, the fact remains that thorough and independent risk assessments have been done. In fact, trees are so complex, as Steven Strauss… Read More

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GE Trees protest 2013.  Photo: Petermann

IPS: U.S., Brazil Nearing Approval of GE Trees

IPS: U.S., Brazil Nearing Approval of GE Trees

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Media Coordinator Hired for Campaign to STOP GE Trees and Biofuelwatch

For Immediate Release                                            4 June 2014  Buffalo New York– Global Justice Ecology Project (GJEP) is pleased to… Read More

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GJEP-GFC REDD video chosen for International Indigenous Film Showcase of Venezuela

Buffalo, New York (US) – The film A Darker Shade of Green: REDD Alert and the Future of Forests, produced by Global Justice Ecology Project and Global Forest Coalition, has been chosen to take part of the official selection of the 2nd International… Read More

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14 Police Ready to Fire-Header

Green Shock Doctrine

May 12, 2014 There is much being said and written today about how to effectively address the oncoming catastrophe of climate change, which is already, for many, tragically real. There is a crucial and obvious need for a… Read More

Learn More