May Day: A Look Back at 1971 Vietnam War Protests

May Day 1971: 40,000 Shut Down DC to Protest Vietnam War Largest Mass-Arrest in US History GJEP Founding Board Member Will Miller (far left) with his Vermont-based affinity group in Washington, DC on May 1, 1971 as part… Read More

Truthout Article on Potential Release of GE American Chestnut Tree

Anne Petermann is the Executive Director of Global Justice Ecology Project. She has been working on issues related to protecting forests and defending the rights of Indigenous peoples since 1990 and co-founded the first global campaign against genetically… Read More

Honduran Indigenous Activist Killed

Indigenous anti-dam activist killed in Honduras AP News 23 Mar 2021 TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — A Honduran Indigenous activist who helped led a fight against the construction of a dam has been killed, authorities said Monday. National Police… Read More

March 2021 Update from Global Justice Ecology Project

Global Justice Ecology Project  March Update Please support GJEP’s work to protect forests, advance climate justice & build alliances for systemic change! Photo of the Month GJEP Celebrates Women’s History Month & International Women’s Day The World Bank… Read More

Remembering Fukushima

REMEMBERING FUKUSHIMA : Demand phase-out of all Nuclear (fission) power plants. Ten years ago, on the 11th of March 2011, ‘all hell broke loose’ in the Pacific coast of Japan. A huge Tsunami, triggered by the gigantic ‘Tohuku… Read More

New Biofuelwatch Report: Swallowing Indonesia’s Forests

Note: Biofuelwatch is a fiscally sponsored project of Global Justice Ecology Project. Rachel Smolker is the Co-Director at Biofuelwatch and a member of the international and national Campaign to STOP GE Trees. Swallowing Indonesia’s forests: New report reveals… Read More

Watch: WRM Highlights Feminist Struggle on International Women’s Day

Image courtesy of World Rainforest Movement The feminist struggle: A path of resistance and hope World Rainforest Movement 8 March 2021 In the midst of the global health, social and economic crisis caused by Covid-19, women organized around… Read More

Audio: Geoengineering on a Global Scale

In our conversation with Silvia Ribeiro, Latin American Director for ETC Group, we discuss geoengineering, the radical techno-fix to climate change. Geoengineering comprises dangerous attempts to alter climate on a global scale. Environmental groups are concerned with the… Read More

GJEP Supports Farmers Protesting in India

Canadian Labour, Civil Society Groups Express Solidarity With Protesting Farmers “The farmers are literally sacrificing their well-being and putting their lives on the line to uphold these constitutional guarantees on behalf of all the people of India and… Read More

New Friends of the Earth International Report Unpacks the Science Behind “Net Zero” Claims

Chasing Carbon Unicorns: The deception of carbon markets and “net zero” Friends of the Earth International 22 February 2021 Powerful actors are using “net zero” pledges to hide their climate inaction. Stopping the climate crisis requires us to… Read More