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Protect Liberias Unique Forest Heritage!
World  (tags: Rainforests, Liberia, palm oil, destruction, environment, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, habitat, protection )

Linda
- 46 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
*Permitting the sale & export of timber from oil palm concessions will mean the end of many forests.* Liberia is home to 45% of the remaining Upper Guinean rainforest with its incredible biodiversity. Please add your voice to this cause.
Urgent Petition: Protect the Forest and the Rights of Papua's Indigneous People
World  (tags: ethics, indigneous rights, palm oil, sugarcane, eucalyptus, rice, industrial farming, environment, soil degradation, illegal logging, sand mining, ecosystems, biodiversity, New Guinea )

Kathy
- 316 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
In case you haven't already signed... RAINFOREST RESCUE WILL BE DELIVERING THE SIGNATURES TO THE INDONESIAN GOVERNMENT IN JAKARTA NEXT WEEK.
Petition: Stop Hershey's From Using Palm Oil!
World  (tags: palm oil, Hershey, Asia, North America, South America, palm plantations, tigers, organgutans )

Kathryn
- 468 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Today, palm oil is grown throughout Africa, Asia, North America, and South America, with 85% of all palm oil globally produced and exported from Indonesia and Malaysia; but most of the time not using sustainable measures.
Petition: Stop Nabisko / Christie Snacks From Using Palm Oil!
World  (tags: palm, palm oil, palm oil plantation, Nabisco, snack food )

Kathryn
- 468 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Unfortunately there are some large companies that are destroying trees in order to harvest palm oil.
Killings of Brazil's Indigenous Indians Highlight Tensions of Land Disputes
World  (tags: ecosystems, indigenous rightrs, native rights, palm oil, Philippines, world, destruction, nature, protection, humans, politics, green, Brazil, Big Ag, power struggle, businesss interests, government, world )

Cal
- 1115 days ago - theguardian.com
Brazilian government accused of pandering to agro-business lobby rather than reallocating areas to indigenous peoples
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Australia's Aboriginal Cultural Heritage
World  (tags: ecosystems, indigenous rightrs, native rights, palm oil, Philippines, world, destruction, nature, protection, humans, politics, green, Australia, aborigines, government, world )

Cal
- 1133 days ago - avaaz.org
The Australian Federal Government has released the 'Mineral and Energy Exploation Inquiry Productivity Commission Draft Report' which recommends that the The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Act 1984 (The ATSHIP Act) be repealed.
Brazilian Indians Block Railway Over Health Chaos
World  (tags: ecosystems, indigenous rightrs, native rights, palm oil, Philippines, world, destruction, nature, protection, humans, politics, green, government, world )

Cal
- 1144 days ago - survivalinternational.org
The Carajás railway threatens the health and livelihood of Earth's most threatened tribe.
Brazil: Protestors Call on President to Uphold Indigenous Rights 1
World  (tags: ecosystems, indigenous rightrs, native rights, palm oil, Philippines, world, destruction, nature, protection, humans, politics, green, government, world )

Cal
- 1150 days ago - survivalinternational.org
As demonstrators continue to flood Brazil's streets, Brazilian Indians have joined protestors in calling for an end to the onslaught on indigenous rights by the government.
BOTSWANA: Bushmen Face Imminent Eviction for 'Wildlife Corridor'
World  (tags: ecosystems, indigenous rightrs, native rights, palm oil, Philippines, world, destruction, nature, protection, humans, politics, green, government, world, politics, society )

Cal
- 1185 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Survival International has received disturbing reports about an imminent eviction of several hundred Bushmen in southern Botswana to make way for a 'wildlife corridor'.
Canadian Oil Company Threatens the Survival of Peru's 'Jaguar People'
World  (tags: ecosystems, indigenous rightrs, native rights, palm oil, Philippines, world, destruction, nature, protection, humans, politics, green, government, world, politics, society )

Cal
- 1203 days ago - theecologist.org
The Peruvian Government is yet again failing to protect the rights of its Indigenous citizens, and if history is anything to go by it is no wonder that the Matses tribe fear for themselves and other nearby tribal peoples
Stop the Palm Oil Terror in Honduras ACTION
World  (tags: Honduras, Mexico, palm oil, world, corporate, consumers, marketing, money, investors, environment, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, nature )

Nancy
- 1451 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
The global palm oil boom is having a disastrous impact on Honduras. Current demand and high prices on world commodity markets have led to a leap in production in the Central American country. Last year, Honduras exported 200,000 tons of palm oil, mainly~
Demand Transparency From Cargill ACTION
World  (tags: world, ran, cargill, palm oil, rainforest, deforestation, rspo )

Nancy
- 1511 days ago - ran.org
With palm oil in half of all the products sold in US grocery stores, we deserve to know: What is Cargill doing to keep the worst of the worst palm oil out of its supply chain? Demand transparency now.
Save The Orangutans in Borneo!
World  (tags: Orangutans, Rain Forests, Palm Oil, Deforestation )

Ben
- 2873 days ago - savetheorangutan.org.uk
The Borneo Orangutan Survival (BOS) Foundation is the largest primate rescue project in the world, with nearly 1000 orangutans in its care. BOS is the only organisation actively rescuing wild orangutans from oil-palm plantations, as well as rehab...
   

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