Protest in Durban: Plantations are not forests
Thousands of protesters took to the streets of Durban, South Africa. Their message to the United Nations: stop promoting plantations and finally protect real forests.
INTERPOL rejects arrest of Clare Rewcastle Brown
INTERPOL confirms that it had refused Malaysia’s bid for an arrest warrant for journalist and environmental activist Clare Rewcastle Brown.
A voice for the bees
Rainforest Rescue took its message about the dangers of pesticides for bees straight to the shareholders of BASF, maker of the insecticide Fipronil.
Environmentalists standing firm in Areng
For the past two years, activists fought to prevent a hydropower project that would submerge Cambodia's Areng Valley. Prime Minister Hun Sen has now put the dam on hold.
China bans ivory imports for 12 months
China has announced a ban on ivory imports with immediate effect. The ban, which is initially limited to twelve months, will only apply to mainland China.
Rainforest Rescue: we speak your language
Just a reminder that Rainforest Rescue content and social media are also available in French, Spanish, German, Italian, Portuguese and Indonesian.
Subsidi triliunan untuk industri sawit? Tidak – Terima kasih!
Pecinta hutan hujan yang terhormat, Pemerintahan Joko Widodo akan mengalihkan subsidi BBM ke BBN. 17,40 triliun Rupiah akan diterima oleh perusahaan sawit.
International community speaks out against planned Don Sahong Dam on Mekong River
Our petition expresses grave concern over the planned hydropower project and its potential impact on the environment, livelihoods and food security in the Mekong region.