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Shining a light on rainforest protection

Shining a light on rainforest protection

Rainforests are the lungs of our earth. Their protection is crucial to halt biodiversity loss, tackle climate change, reduce the risk of disaster, and sustain the cultural and livelihood practices of Indigenous Peoples and forest-dependent communities. Yet globally,...
CEJ seek justice for the social and environmental damage caused by MV ‘X-PRESS PEARL’ Cargo Vessel Fire

CEJ seek justice for the social and environmental damage caused by MV ‘X-PRESS PEARL’ Cargo Vessel Fire

In May 2021, a fire broke out onboard MV X-Press Pearl, a Singaporean container ship near Colombo harbor, causing severe damage to the ocean and coastal belt. Since the disaster, the coastline has been inundated with dead marine life, and micro-plastic nurdles have...
INTERVIEW: FoE Bangladesh calls for independent investigation into coal plant workers police shooting

INTERVIEW: FoE Bangladesh calls for independent investigation into coal plant workers police shooting

It has been a month since police opened fire on a workers peaceful demonstration at the under-construction Banshkhali Coal Power plant in Bangladesh. They were defending their worker’s rights and payment of their overdue salary. Real World Radio recently spoke with...
Internationalist Solidarity with Palestine

Internationalist Solidarity with Palestine

Friends of the Earth International condemns the ongoing Israeli attacks on Palestine, including the outrageous targeting of women and children, civilian structures, the bombing of densely populated areas, and attacks on media buildings that threaten the international...
No more violence, no more silence!

No more violence, no more silence!

Friends of the Earth International’s commitment to preventing violence and sexual harassment in our federation. We strive for a world without violence against women in all spheres of life – at work, in public and in private. Our struggle for system change, based on...