Organizations From Around the World Attend UN Convention on Biological Diversity In Bonn to Demand Protection for Ecosystems, Wildlife, Forests and…

Organizations From Around the World Attend UN Convention on Biological Diversity in Bonn to Demand Protection for Ecosystems, Wildlife, Forests and Indigenous Rights Compiled by Anne Petermann, Global Justice Ecology Project and Global Forest Coalition. Organizations around the… Read More

‘Cap and trade’ climate scheme won’t work in US either, warn European environmental groups

16 April 2008 For immediate release With George Bush today expected to outline options for a ‘cap and trade’ scheme to tackle US greenhouse gas emissions, European environmental groups warned that a similar policy in the European Union… Read More

Groups Condemn Biofuels as “False Solution” During Brazil’s President Lula Tour of the Netherlands and Czech Republic

For Immediate Release 11 April 2008 Groups Condemn Biofuels as “False Solution” During Brazil’s President Lula Tour of the Netherlands and Czech Republic (Joint Release from Global Forest Coalition and Corporate Europe Observatory) The Netherlands –Criticism is mounting… Read More

Experts and Scientists to Meet In Opposition to Genetically Engineered Trees

Media Advisory                                                             August 14, 2007                            ***Interviews Available*** Contact: Orin Langelle /Global Justice Ecology Project    +1.802.482.2689 (office Tuesday)  and +1.802.578.6980 (mobile on site)Phiona Hamilton-Gordon… Read More

Press Release Issued on Impacts of Biofuels

For Immediate Release 6 July 2007 Government Experts at UN Body Express Strong Concern About Biofuel Impacts on Biodiversity Paris, France–An overwhelming majority of governments, including Norway, Sweden, Germany and Indonesia expressed serious concerns about the risks of… Read More

Vermonters March Toward a Better World–Saturday, 1/26 (Part of a Global Day of Action)

For Immediate Release 24 January, 2008 Vermonters March Toward a Better World – Saturday, 1/26 (Part of a Global Day of Action) Burlington, VT — Workers, health care advocates, environmental activists, global warming groups and social justice advocates… Read More

What’s missing from the climate talks? Justice!

For Immediate Release 14 December 2007 Bali Forest Outcomes Trample Indigenous Peoples’ & Local Communities’ Rights False “Solutions” to Climate Change Condemned at the UNFCCC Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia-As the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change ends, Global Forest… Read More

GJEP and GFC Launch Major New Report on Biofuels

GJEP and GFC Launch Major New Report on Biofuels For Immediate Release December 5, 2007 Vermont Organization Launches Major New Report on Biofuels (Agrofuels) at UN Climate Conference in Indonesia Contacts: Anne Petermann, Global Justice Ecology Project, +62-813-389-18-437… Read More

UNFCCC: No False Solutions to Climate Change!

For immediate release29 November 2007No time left for false solutions:Stop commercialising carbon, cut emissions at source!Global Justice Ecology Project and the Global Forest Coalition (GFC) [1] are present in Bali, Indonesia, for the 13th Conference of the Parties… Read More

Governments must reject ‘Biofuels’ and other False Solutions to Climate Change

PRESS RELEASE 17 NOVEMBER 2007 Governments must reject ‘Biofuels’ and other False Solutions to Climate Change In reaction to today’s launch of the synthesis report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, in Spain, the Global Forest Coalition,… Read More