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We’re working around the world, supporting our partners on the ground in tropical countries. Find out more about where we’re involved and what we’re doing.

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Cattle herd in Mato Grosso

328,192 supporters

Amazonia is burning: NO to free trade with arsonists!

Corporate arsonists are torching Amazonia for cheap beef. Let's not incentivize environmental crimes with a free trade agreement between the EU and Mercosur.

Tapanuli orangutan

356,364 supporters

Stop bulldozing the Tapanuli orangutan!

A dam for a 510 MW hydropower plant in Batang Toru forest on Sumatra could spell oblivion for the recently discovered Tapanuli orangutan.

Penan and Berawan people resisting logging in Mulu forest, Sarawak, Malaysia

Sep 4, 2019

Protests save UNESCO World Heritage forest

Staunch resistance by indigenous communities in Malaysia saved Mulu National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, from destruction by a palm oil company.

Sugar cane harvesting in Brazil (Mato Grosso, Brazil)

124,943 supporters

Brazil: Keep biofuel plantations out of the rainforest!

Brazilian President Bolsonaro is opening the Amazon rainforest to grow sugar cane for biofuel. Tell the EU to reject free trade in Brazilian ethanol.

Montage: tar sand mine and Justin Trudeau

253,254 supporters

Stop Canada's tar sand apocalypse!

Tell Canada to block plans for the world's largest tar sand mine: 292 square kilometers of wilderness would be destroyed for the world's dirtiest oil.

Olive Ridley sea turtle

216,852 supporters

Save Malaysia's sea turtles!

Speak out for sea turtles! Please help protect marine biodiversity and Penang’s fishermen! Please sign our petition to the Prime Minister of Malaysia.

Man between big trees in Cameroon

116,361 supporters

Stop the depletion of forests in Cameroon

In Cameroon, the government wants to release 60,000 hectares of rainforest for clear-cutting for palm oil plantations.

Condoms

21,341 supporters

Family planning is a human right!

The human population and the resources it consumes has a major impact on the planet. Curbing population growth would ease pressure on the environment.

Rosewood logs in Ghana

122,867 supporters

Ghana: Hands off of endangered rosewood!

The illicit rosewood trade is destroying forests in West Africa and logging the species to extinction. This forest crime needs to end NOW. Keep the rosewood in the forest!

Whipfin silver biddy (Gerres filamentosus)

102,691 supporters

Stop plundering the oceans for industrial aquaculture!

Fish and other seafood from aquaculture are neither environmentally friendly nor a socially acceptable alternative to conventional fishing.

A baby elephant standing over the body of its dead mother, touching her head with its trunk

327,032 supporters

Red alert for Sabah's pygmy elephant forest!

More than 350 pygmy elephants still live along the Kinabatangan river in Sabah, Borneo. Road construction and poachers are pushing into their dwindling habitat.

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Jul 28, 2019

Promote our current petition on your website with the Rainforest Rescue widget

If you manage your own web presence, you can support us in our mission to protect the world’s rainforests by adding our new widget to your site.

Hippo in Lake Naivasha

Jun 28, 2019

Hippo “cull” in Zambia canceled!

2,000 hippos in Zambia are safe! Local and international pressure prompted the Zambian government to call off the planned “cull”.

March to Malaysia's Parliament House to protest the Penang government’s proposed Penang South Reclamation (PSR) project

Aug 3, 2019

Malaysian federal government will look into land reclamation controversy

We have succeeded in raising the issue of land reclamation and sand mining to the Malaysian national level, thus improving our chances of lobbying for a desirable outcome.

Forest fire in Brazil

Aug 23, 2019

“Days of Fire” ravage Amazonia

Fires are ravaging the Amazon rainforest as never before. President Bolsonaro has been emboldening Brazil’s corporate arsonists.