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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.

Cattle herd in Mato Grosso

325,788 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

352,930 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.

Condoms

15,276 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

117,735 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)

96,005 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

323,779 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.

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.

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”.

Cross River gorilla

193,302 supporters

Nigeria: keep cocoa growers out of gorilla habitat!

Gorilla habitat is shrinking day by day, and one of the main drivers is the chocolate industry. Cocoa farms are penetrating the last refuges of the endangered primates.

Bengal tiger

135,349 supporters

NO new coal power – protect local people and wildlife!

Bangladesh’s Sundarbans are threatened by a planned coal-fired power plant that will have an incalculable impact on the mangrove ecosystem and local people.

An indigenous man wearing feathers and a painted face standing in the forest with a blowpipe

494,794 supporters

Stop the assault on Earth's green lung!

The indigenous peoples of the Amazon are calling on the UN and South American governments to stop the destruction of their forest home. Please lend them your voice.

Elephants Murchison-Falls-Nationalpark, Uganda

165,509 supporters

Uganda: keep the oil in the ground – save Murchison Falls!

Uganda sits on vast oil resources, and three multinational companies are ready to drill – in of all places, Murchison Falls National Park.