Key Arguments Against REDD fact sheet

Key Arguments Against REDD is a new 3 page fact sheet produced by Carbon Trade Watch with input from Global Justice Ecology Project and Indigenous Environmental Network.  It spells out numerous arguments why REDD (the international scheme to supposedly… Read More

REDD in Chiapas, California and Brazil: Articles, Communiques, Action Alerts on the Chiapas-California-Acre REDD Deal

Photo Caption: Elders in Amador Hernandez, Chiapas, Mexico.  Photo: Langelle/GJEP-GFC Key Arguments Against REDD fact sheet REDD, la brecha lacandona y nuevas formas de despojo (La Jornada, 23 April, 2011) A Broken Bridge to the Jungle: The California-Chiapas Climate Agreement… Read More

Rise for Climate: Don’t Commodify Mother Earth and Her Forests

Karen Pickett of Bay Area Coalition for Headwaters has been a board member with Global Justice Ecology Project since GJEP’s inception. Calling tree-huggers, other-species defenders and all manner of biocentrists  and forests activists to Rise Up together as… Read More

The Aviation Industry Plans to Cheat the Climate with Offsets

Originally published by Redd-Monitor.org: Today, in Montreal, the 39th meeting of the International Civil Aviation Organisation starts. One of the agenda items is ICAO’s response to climate change. The industry’s preferred option is to continue expanding, to continue… Read More

Open letter to CTNBio to reject GE trees in Brazil

The Campaign to STOP GE Trees including Biofuelwatch, Canadian Biotechnology Action Network, Global Justice Ecology Project, Indigenous Environmental Network, World Rainforest Movement Statement in Support of the “Open Letter to CTNBio”: The Campaign to Stop GE Trees, an international coalition founded… Read More

Time to Shape Up or Step Aside Environmental Defense Fund – Statement from Dr. Rachel Smolker

Time to Shape up or Step Aside: Environmental Defense Fund Must Stop Advocating for Market Based Approaches to Climate Change and Halt Corporate Greenwashing. From the Daughter of EDF Founder, Robert E. Smolker Author Dr. Rachel Smolker is with Global… Read More