Monthly Archives: ottobre 2011

UK Greenpeace director refused entry to Indonesia following smear campaign

Arriving at Jakarta’s international airport, the executive director of Greenpeace UK John Sauven was blocked from entering Indonesia by immigration officials and is being deported, despite obtaining a business visa without any problems. He travelled to Indonesia to visit Sumatra, … Continue reading

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Barbie into deforestation scandal. Ken: it’s over!

A rainforest scandal has just broken up one of the world’s most iconic couples, as it has been revealed that Barbie, the world’s most famous doll, has been wrapping herself in destroyed rainforest. This revelation has led Barbie’s longtime beau Ken … Continue reading

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Barbie has broken up with Asia Pulp and Paper

It’s official: Barbie has broken up with Asia Pulp and Paper.Responding to a campaign by Greenpeace, toy giant Mattel, maker of the famed Barbie doll line, announced Wednesday that it will stop buying paper and packaging that the environmental group … Continue reading

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Forest communities celebrate at plantation law court victory

The Constitutional Court approved on Monday a request to drop two articles in the 2004 Law on Plantations deemed potentially discriminatory against indigenous farmers in land disputes. The request was originally filed by four farmers from West Kalimantan, East Java … Continue reading

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