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ACTIVISM: Rights Groups, Environmentalists Aim to Block Funding for New Sumatran Pulp Mill


Environment  (tags: actIVISM, ACTIVISTS, MAKING A DIFFERENCE, making a difference, activism, protection, humans, habitat, environment, ecosystems, conservation, nature, politics, wildlife, GoodNews )

Cal
- 615 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A coalition of more than 60 civil society groups has warned bankers and insurers not to invest in a massive new mill slated for construction on the island of Sumatra. The NGOs say the mill will drive deforestation and increase conflict in a region alread



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pam w. (191)
Friday November 16, 2012, 9:38 am
GOOD NEWS!
 

Theodore Shayne (56)
Saturday November 17, 2012, 12:50 pm
Noted & posted
 

Michela m. (3811)
Saturday November 17, 2012, 3:46 pm


Thanks!! Posted in:  ORANGUTANS: Men of the Forest
in: AsiaPulp&Paper(APP) & APRIL Deforestation:20 Petitions -New!! http://www.care2.com/c2c/groups/disc.html?gpp=28682&pst=1295516
Please Join & Invite friends to Join
ORANGUTANS: Men of the Forest    http://www.care2.com/c2c/group/Michela
together with Sumatran Tigers (Java & Bali Tigers already EXTINCT), Elephants, Rhinos, Clouded Leopards, Sun Bears, Wildlife, Biodiversity they face Extinction!! Only 300 Sumatran Tigers left on Earth!!! 300 Football Fields of Rainforests are CLEARED every hour in SE Asia to produce Palm Oil: a hidden, not labelled, unhealthy ingredient in the products we buy. We MUST do WHATEVER is possible to SAVE them all!! AGAINST: Corporate Control, Deforestation, Illegal Logging, Global Warming, Pollution, CO2Emissions, Indigenous Peoples Displacement, Pet Trade, GMO Food, Vivisection… Also other Primates, as Chimpanzees, Gorillas, Gibbons, & Monkeys for Vivisection are dealt in this Group. Petitions/Info/Videos/Pics are here.
Please!! Join, Sign, Invite friends to Join!! Individually: we are one DROP, all together: we are an OCEAN!! ALL together we can make a difference!! Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world -Margaret Mead Thanks!! Michela
 

Sharon W. (4)
Sunday November 18, 2012, 11:21 am
Very Good!
 

Muriel Servaege (38)
Sunday November 18, 2012, 2:34 pm
GOOD!
 

Past Member (0)
Monday November 19, 2012, 2:20 pm
Do not build this new mill, please!
 

Yvonne F. (163)
Monday December 3, 2012, 9:40 am
Sound great!!! I hope they will succeed to stop it!! Thanks Cal for sharing
 
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