START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Environment

TAKE ACTION NOW! Praise the Protection of Vulnerable Indigenous Tribe
Environment  (tags: deforestation, indigenous rights, environment, conservation, ecosystems, world, politics, protection, habitat )

Cal
- 2 days ago - forcechange.com
Praise BrazilâEUR(TM)s decision to protect the territory of an isolated tribe threatened by loggers.
TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: Protect Aboriginal People and Land From Nuclear Waste Dumping
Environment  (tags: pollution, protection, aboriginal rights, indigenous rights, healthconditions, world, environment, ecosystems, destruction, water, radia-active )

Cal
- 18 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop committing cultural genocide and environmental injustice by dumping nuclear waste on Adnyamathanha land.
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
- 30 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
SIGN PLEASE! Stand Now With Native Peoples of the Americas and Oppose the Eagle Pass Coal Mine
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, developmetn, indigenous rights, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 42 days ago - change.org
This project completely undermines Indigenous beliefs about the importance of our relationship with air, land, and water. The people of Eagle Pass recognize the danger to the community and reject this project
TAKE ACTION NOW! No LNG Plant on Lelu Island
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, indigenous rights, energy, protection, pollution, wildlife, trees )

Cal
- 78 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Malaysian-owned Petronas wants to build a massive LNG plant on Lelu Island, right on top of CanadaâEUR(TM)s second largest wild salmon run. The project runs roughshod over First Nations rights
SIGN PLEASE! Stand With Amazonian Women Against Deforestation and Cultural Genocide!
Environment  (tags: indigenous rights, deforestation, Amazon, politics, energy companies, acitivism, cultural genocide, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 80 days ago - amazonwatch.org
Hundreds of indigenous women from the Ecuadorian Amazon are marching to protect nearly a million acres of their rainforest territory from an oil deal that Ecuador recently signed with Chinese state-owned oil company Andes Petroleum.
Navajo, Others Press Feds to Clean Up 15,000 Water-Poisoning Uranium Mine
Environment  (tags: uramium contamination, cleanup, activism, indigenous rights, environment, destruction, ecosystems, healthconditions, protection, radia-active )

Cal
- 94 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
According to government data, there are about 15,000 uranium mines in the West, with 75 percent of those on federal or tribal lands.
SIGN PLEASE! Stop the Deforestation of the Amazon Rainforest in Brazil
Environment  (tags: deforestation, Brazil, Amazon, indigenous rights, wildlife, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, habitat, habitatdestruction, politics )

Cal
- 98 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Some estimates even say that we are losing 137 plant species every single day due to deforestation, species that could potentially be the cure for many of the terrible diseases we are unfortunately forced to confront.
How a Cambodian Tribe Is Getting Pushed Off Its Land By An Energy Company
Environment  (tags: corproate land grabs, asia, indigenous rights, relocatins, culture shock, environment, energy, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 121 days ago - vice.com
There's a pattern in Cambodia, in Southeast Asia where private corporations want things and they offer relocation packages. But when people move into those kinds of places in Cambodia, they find there's very little to do in terms of jobs, there's little
SIGN PLEASE! Washington Governor Inslee - Block the Oil Time-Bomb!
Environment  (tags: indigenous rights, oil terminal, environment, conservation, ecosystems, pollution, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, oceans, politics )

Cal
- 123 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Powerful companies want to build a monstrous oil terminal near the beautiful Columbia river. The local tribes who have fished there for centuries are leading the fight back, and if we act fast we can supercharge them through to a win.
Canada Extends Olive Branch to First Nations Amid Escalating Pipeline Tensions
Environment  (tags: pipelines, First nations, indigenous rights, Canada, govenrment, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, pollution, protection )

Cal
- 124 days ago - news.vice.com
As a tense court case resumed Friday morning, the Trudeau government extended an olive branch to a First Nation that accused the federal government of failing to consult them on Kinder Morgan's controversial Trans Mountain pipeline.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Oak Flat!
Environment  (tags: mininginterests, sacred lands, indigenous rights, energy, environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, politics, pollution, healthconditions )

Cal
- 129 days ago - sierra.force.com
In the waning hours of 2014, language was snuck into the National Defense Authorization Act that has nothing to do with national defense. Instead, it gives U.S. public lands and an area that is sacred to several Native American tribes to foreign mining c
Success for Sarawak Tribes as Dam Shelved
Environment  (tags: activism, uncontacted tribes, Amazon, indigenous rights, dams, environment, climate-change, ecosystems, destruction, politics, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 137 days ago - survivalinternational.org
The Baram dam, which would would have flooded 20,000 tribal people from their homes in the Malaysian state of Sarawak, has been shelved following years of protest.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Cameroon: NO to Land Grabbing for Palm Oil!
Environment  (tags: palm oil planaition, indigenous rights, Indigenous rights and justice, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, world, politics )

Cal
- 154 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
6,000 small farmers and their families in Cameroon have had their livelihoods wiped out by Socfin, a Luxembourg-based company that grabbed their land for plantations
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Environment

Most Active Stories Today in Environment tagged with indigenous rights

top story finders in Environment

1. AniMae C. 64 popular stories

2. Nicola F. 61 popular stories

3. Natasha salgado 61 popular stories

4. Laura H. 58 popular stories

5. Carole K. 58 popular stories

6. Frans Badenhorst 55 popular stories

7. GGmaSheila D. 54 popular stories

8. Ljiljana Milic 52 popular stories

9. Lawren R. 50 popular stories

10. Anna P. 49 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!





New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback

ONSITE FEEDBACK FORM

Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!