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ACTION! Jailed for Resisting Big Palm Oil: Release the MALOA Six!
Environment  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government, corporate greed, corruption, palm oil, indigenous rights, protection, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, politics )

Cal
- 7 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Six people were sentenced to several months in prison in a protracted show trial in Sierra Leone for protesting the loss of their land and livelihoods to Socfin, a multinational palm oil company
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Palm Oil Fuelled Deforestation in Indonesia
Environment  (tags: deforestation, palm oil, wildlife, environment, destruction, ecosystems, forests, humans, protection, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 42 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Over one quarter of Indonesia's forests have disappeared in the past 25 years. One of the main drivers of this devastation is the unsustainable production of palm oil.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Our Planet By Putting An End to Unsustainable Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: palm oil, deforestation, wildlife, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics, humans )

Cal
- 86 days ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
Palm oil, a product that's in half of the world's food, may be causing the destruction of our planet.
Potential Crisis in Sabah's Amazing Kinabatangan Rainforest
Environment  (tags: palm oil, deforestation, deforestationhabitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 107 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Sadly, the situation in the Kinabatangan and elsewhere in Sabah is fragile. Much of the state, the Kinabatangan included, has been converted to oil palm as in much of the rest of Southeast Asia
Justice in Guatemala: Guatemalan Court Upholds Revolutionary Ruling on Ecocide
Environment  (tags: culture, ecocide, environment, fish, human rights, palm oil, wildlife )

Julie
- 108 days ago - intercontinentalcry.org
After the deaths of an activist, wildlife and millions of fish, an appellate court in Guatemala has upheld the unprecedented charge of ecocide against palm oil corporation, Empresa Reforestadora de Palma de Petén SA.
TAKE ACTION NOW! The Indonesian Forest Fires Are Currently Releasing More CO2 Than the US Economy.
Environment  (tags: Indonesia fires, palm oil, corporate greed, crime, destruction, forests, environment, ecosystems, world, wildlife, pollution, protection, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 150 days ago - action.sumofus.org
We are witnessing the worst environmental disaster of the 21st century. PepsiCo, Starbucks, Kraft-Heinz, and Unilever are some of the major brands behind it.
Palm Oils Corporate Deception Green-Washing a Dirty Industry
Environment  (tags: palm oil, green washing, dirty industry, palm oil plantations, tropical world, assault on climate, biofuels )

Dandelion
- 151 days ago - telesurtv.net
The expansion of oil palm plantations around the tropical world presents a fierce assault on the climate in the name of corporate profits. While the industry green-washes palm oil under the guise of biofuels and so-called sustainable development.
As Indonesia Burns, Its Government Moves to Increase Forest Destruction
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, Indonesia, peat, fires, deforestation, palm oil, world, protection )

Cal
- 161 days ago - theecologist.org
In the midst of its worst fire crisis in living memory, the Indonesian government is taking a leap backward on forest protection.
Broken Promises: Communities on Philippine Island Take on Palm Oil Companies
Environment  (tags: palm oil, land grabs, govenrement corruption, Phillipines, activism, indigenous rights, corporate greed, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, world, politics, government )

Cal
- 190 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Residents of Palawan Island in the Philippines have united to take on the companies that they say have grabbed their land.
REALLY NEED MORE SIGNATURES! Ban Palm Oil Imports From Indonesia
Environment  (tags: palm oil, Palm Oil Plantations Destroying Rainfore, Palm Oil Deforestation, environment, palm oil suppliers, Indonesian Rainforest, Indonesia palm oil )

Elyara
- 193 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Yes, I know this has probably already been posted (cough cough, BEN, :P) But we really need to get this more visibility. India is a huge user of palm oil from there, and we could make a big difference for these areas if they ban it!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Standard Chartered Bank: Don't Support Palm Oil and Deforestation
Environment  (tags: palm oil, slave labor, environment, ecosystems, destruction, pollution, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 209 days ago - action.sumofus.org
The third largest palm oil producer in the world, Felda, needs a loan from Standard Chartered to purchase Eagle High Plantations in Indonesia.
Guatemalan Activist Murdered After Court Suspends Palm Oil Company Operations
Environment  (tags: activists murdered, palm oil, conflict, world, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics )

Cal
- 212 days ago - truth-out.org
A palm oil company remains at the heart of conflict in northern Guatemala, months after a mass fish die-off.
The World Lost Enough Trees Last Year to Fill North Dakota
Environment  (tags: deforestation, agriculture, palm oil, destruction, climate-change, environment, ecosystems, protection, world, trees, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife )

Cal
- 244 days ago - globalpost.com
New satellite data reveals a rapid loss of tropical forests in Cambodia, parts of west Africa and Madagascar, and the Gran Chaco region of South America, analysts said Wednesday.
'We Want Our Land Back': Liberian Communities Speak Out About Big Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: palm oil, indigneous rights, land grabs, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation )

Cal
- 267 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Some communities are eager to participate Liberia's expanding palm oil industry, while others say their land was taken from them without their permission.
TAKE ACTION NOW! TRADER JOE'S: Stop Using Non-Sustainable Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, activism, palm oil, Sustainabililty, protection, animals, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 273 days ago - change.org
The destruction of rainforests in Borneo and Sumatra is therefore not only a conservation emergency, but a major animal welfare crisis as well. Tell Trader Joe's not to contribute tot his by only selling sustainable palm oil products.
 

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