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MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Temsutula Imsong Picked Up a Broom and Bucket and Cleaned Up a Riverbank
Environment  (tags: activism, activists, world, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, healthconditions, humans, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction )

- 26 days ago -
Temsutula Imsong grew up as one of seven children in the northeastern Indian state of Nagaland, the daughter of a teacher and a homemaker. Her passion for cleanliness began early.
7 Awesome Hands-On Ways You Can Volunteer to Help the Environment
Environment  (tags: activism, activists, environment, conservation, ecosystems, green, GoodNews )

- 28 days ago -
Whether youâEUR(TM)re a seasoned environmental champion or just getting started, there are people, animals, and even habitats that have a lot to teach us all.
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 )

- 31 days ago -
Residents of Palawan Island in the Philippines have united to take on the companies that they say have grabbed their land.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE: The Water Lady: A Savior Among the Navajo
Environment  (tags: water, environment, making a difference, right to water, activism, activists, humans, healthconditions, government )

- 102 days ago -
In New Mexico's Navajo Nation an estimated 40 percent of the people who live here don't have access to running water.Getting water here can mean a 100-mile round trip for some families, but that's where Darlene Arviso steps up to make a difference
TAKE ACTION NOW! INDIA: Unilever: Clean Up Your Mess!
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, protection, pollution, corporate greed, activism, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world )

- 107 days ago -
Unilever CEO Paul Polman: Take responsibility for Kodaikanal. Clean up your environmental mess and compensate ex-workers for injury, loss of life and lost income.
Shell Oil IcebreakerâEUR(TM)s Departure for Arctic Ocean Hits a Human Wall [UPDATED]
Environment  (tags: ACTIVISTS, ARCTIC DRILLING, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy )

- 119 days ago -
Twenty-six Greenpeace activists enter their second day of blocking the route from Portland to the Pacific.
Permanent Peoples' Tribunal Puts Fracking on Trial
Environment  (tags: activists, peoples justice, law, environment, fracking, ecosystems, protection, politics, humans, world )

- 126 days ago -
The damage caused by fracking to people, communities and the wider environment will be put under the legal spotlight in public hearings in the US and the UK
MAKING A DIFFERENCE! Saving Rainforests Never Tasted So Sweet
Environment  (tags: activism, saving rainforests, activists, Amazon, lemonade, ecosystems, conservation, environment )

- 135 days ago -
Inspired to protect the Amazon, a 9-year old from suburban Ottawa has raised enough funds to protect 1,084 acres of Peruvian rainforest.
Dirty Energy Firm to Dump Gas in Ecological Jewel
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, energy, activists, Finger Lakes region pollution, protection )

- 139 days ago -
A coalition for a fossil-fuel-free future is up against an out-of-state energy firm's gas storage project.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Wildlife and Biodiversity From Destructive Dams
Environment  (tags: biodiversity, damming of rivers, Aazon, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, nature, government )

- 141 days ago -
Wildlife and plant species are in danger from the damaging effects of hydropower dams. When water is dammed in such rich natural areas, floods occur and destroy unique vegetation and wildlife.
Knitting Nanas Against Gas
Environment  (tags: Australia, Knitting Nanas Against Gas, environmental protection, activism, protest, non-violent, activists )

- 155 days ago -
The idea of the Knitting Nannas is that of the iron fist in the soft fluffy yellow glove - there aren't many scarier things than a forthright woman in her prime. KNAG peacefully and productively protest against destruction of land & water
Palm Oil Activist Murdered in Jakarta
Environment  (tags: activists, activism, hazards of activism, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world )

- 185 days ago -
An Indonesian activist who opposed unbridled oil palm expansion was stabbed to death before dawn this morning outside a nightclub in South Jakarta.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Divest New York City From Fossil Fuels!
Environment  (tags: CTIVISM, FOSSIL FUELS, POLLUTION, ACTIVISTS, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

- 199 days ago -
New York City should immediately freeze any new investments in fossil fuels and divest from direct ownership in any commingled funds that include fossil fuel public equities and corporate bonds within 5 years.
Divest From Fossil Fuels Movement Explodes Across the U.S.
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, divesting from fossil fuels, politics, activism, activists, humans, conservation, energy, protection )

- 220 days ago -
Many students have vowed to ramp up their divestment campaigns at universities across America this spring
6 Arrested at BP Headquarters in Week of Action for Gulf Oil Spill Anniversary
Environment  (tags: activism, activists, protection, pollution, BP, gulf oil spill, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, healthconditions, water )

- 223 days ago -
Kicking off a week of events marking the fifth anniversary of that eventâEUR"with the damage to the environment and the ecosystem of the Gulf region still being added upâEUR"activists occupied BP headquarters in Houston.

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