The Guardian: Impacts of Harvesting for Bioenergy on Estonian Forests and on the Climate

‘Carbon-neutrality is a fairy tale’: how the race for renewables is burning Europe’s forests The Guardian 14 January 2021 Hazel Sheffield Kalev Järvik stands on a bald patch of land in the heart of Estonia’s Haanja nature reserve… Read More

Earth Watch: Indigenous Campaigner Discusses Threats to Tongass National Forest

Naawéiyaa is Lingít, Cherokee, Pilipino, and English. He is a basket weaver, screen printer, musician, language learner and teacher. Naawéiyaa was born and raised in Juneau Alaska, he cares deeply about Language revitalization, Indigenous sovereignty, Gender and Climate… Read More

Alaska Native Tribes challenge Trump over Tongass Logging

Alaska Native Tribes challenge Trump over Tongass Logging JURIST 24 December 2020 Hannah Brem Five Alaska Native tribes filed a lawsuit on Wednesday to challenge the Trump administration’s attempt to allow logging in the 17 million acre Tongass… Read More

Happy Holidays from GJEP! — Looking forward to 2021

All of us at Global Justice Ecology Project wish you and yours a peaceful and healthy holiday and New Year! Looking forward to 2021 GJEP is planning to continue to build our work to defend forests, address the… Read More

Bloomberg Critiques Nature Conservancy’s Useless Offsets

Protest at the UN Climate Conference in Bali Indonesia outside of a World Bank press conference announcing the “Forest Carbon Partnership Facility” a program designed to encourage countries in the Global South to sell the carbon in their… Read More

New Myth-Buster From CEO and Allies on the Energy Charter Treaty

Busting the myths around the Energy Charter Treaty (ECT) A guide for concerned citizens, activists, journalists and policymakers December 2020 –co-published by 29 organisations from Europe, Africa, Asia and Latin America  Amidst growing concerns that the ECT undermines… Read More

Release: Bezos’ Earth Fund is an Unnatural Disaster

For Immediate Release                                                                 Dec. 10, 2020  Contact: Tel- 202-455-8665                                                  olivia@climatejusticealliance.org Bezos’ Earth Fund is an Unnatural Disaster  An Avalanche of Inequity and Injustice to the Frontlines Does… Read More

WU Physician & Scientist Discusses Increased Pandemic Risk From Global Warming

Dr. Ken Remy, research scientist and doctor at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis,  received international attention for his COVID – 19 video.  In late November as the number of patients dying from Covid- 19 was… Read More

December 2020 Update From Global Justice Ecology Project

Global Justice Ecology Project  DecemberUpdate Please support our work for social & ecological justice with a year end gift today! ¡Soren Ambrose Presente! Before we let you know about the progress of our programs, we need to take… Read More

¡Soren Ambrose Presente!

2005 GJEP Board meeting in Vermont. Soren is third from left, to his right is his wife Njoki Njehu. Also pictured, from left to right, Anne Petermann, Ann Lipsitt, Karen Pickett, Lesley Adams and Orin Langelle. Photo: Orin… Read More