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Disneyland goes for FSC paper
12th October 2012
Disney's radical new paper policy to have major impact By Marc Gunther Published October 11, 2012 "We've seen a tremendous commitment from Disney," she told me, by phone' from RAN's offices in San Francisco.
The Empire Strikes Back
9th October 2012
Last week, three elderly Kenyans established the right to sue the British government for the torture they suffered - castration, beating and rape - in the Kikuyu detention camps it ran in the 1950s.
Robinson warns on Climate Change...
7th October 2012
FORMER President Mary Robinson (right) has warned that climate change will be one of the "greatest injustices" we inflict on our grandchildren.
Taxpayer-funded aid consultants on six figure sums...
6th October 2012
The UK Department for International Development is directly handing individual “aid consultants” up to £223,000 a year each, according to a list seen by The Sunday Telegraph.
CEOs of Stop Climate Chaos member organisations write to the Taoiseach about forthcoming heads of a climate Bill
2nd October 2012
CEOs of the member organisations of the Stop Climate Chaos coalition wrote to Taoiseach Enda Kenny to request a meeting with the Cabinet Committee on Climate Change and the Green Economy ahead of the publication of the forthcoming heads of a climate Bill.
Tanzania: Illegal Logging Costs the Nation in Revenue
1st October 2012
FOR years now, Tanzania has been named as one of the countries in the world losing millions of revenue due to increasingly smuggling and illegal business of forest products. Data have it that Tanzania which is endowed with 33.5 million hectares of forest cover is likely to witness astonishing decrease in that size mostly due to illegal logging which some studies have shown that it is destroying...  
Trade Justice-Alternatives Visions
25th September 2012
Trade Justice: Alternative Visions from the Global South
Journalist murdered-in illegal logging case!
20th September 2012
A Cambodian journalist who exposed rampant illegal logging has been found murdered in the boot of his car, police said Wednesday, in a country where environmental activists often face violent retribution.
World's 100 most endangered species listed...
13th September 2012
Scientists ask whether humans care only for species from which they can extract benefit, and dismiss the rest as 'worthless'! Habitat loss due to illegal logging, firewood collection, construction, lack of law enforcement and hunting cited as cause in most cases...
'Sustainability'-its all about how we use the word
10th August 2012
Conventional wisdom suggests that pressures from non-governmental organisations or positioning on sustainability ranking tables are important factors that direct attention to social and environmental issues inside a company.
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