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Supermarkets: Stop burning Paraguay’s forests for summer BBQs! – Rainforest Rescue

The forests of the Paraguayan Chaco are being cleared and converted into charcoal which is exported to Europe and the USA. This threatens endangered species and one of the last indigenous peoples living Untouched by this industrial society. Tell European supermarkets to stop selling charcoal made from this destruction of Paraguay’s forests.

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1103/supermarkets-stop-burning-paraguays-forests-for-summer-bbqs

Get cocoa plantations out of Côte d’Ivoire’s national parks! – Rainforest Rescue

Cote d’lovire was once a Tropical Paradise, and now its last remaining patches of rainforests are being destroyed for cocoa plantations – not even national parks are safe. The major chocolate producers have turned a blind eye to the ruthless exploitation. Tell Mars and other manufacturers to get the rainforest out of our chocolate!

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1109/get-cocoa-plantations-out-of-cote-divoires-national-parks

An EU seal for illegal timber from Vietnam? NO! – Rainforest Rescue

Illegal Timber from Southeast Asia – laundered with and E U seal of approval? This could soon become reality. The EU is preparing a trade deal on tropical timber with Vietnam, a hotbed of timber trafficking. Tell the EU that Vietnam does not deserve a trade agreement until it has cleaned up its act.

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1106/an-eu-seal-for-illegal-timber-from-vietnam-no

An EU seal for illegal timber from Vietnam? NO! – Rainforest Rescue

Illegal Timber from Southeast Asia – laundered with and E U seal of approval? This could soon become reality. The EU is preparing a trade deal on tropical timber with Vietnam, a hotbed of timber trafficking. Tell the EU that Vietnam does not deserve a trade agreement until it has cleaned up its act.

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1106/an-eu-seal-for-illegal-timber-from-vietnam-no

Stop felling Canada’s centuries-old forest giants for lumber! – Rainforest Rescue

The temperate rainforests of British Columbia are one of the rarest ecosystems on the planet, but that’s not stopping Canadian loggers: 90 percent of Vancouver ancient giants have already been felled. Tell British Columbia’s provincial government of to stop the destruction and protect the remaining from the forest

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1120/stop-felling-canadas-centuries-old-forest-giants-for-lumber

Cameroon: release forest defender Nasako Besingi NOW! – Rainforest Rescue

In the early morning raid on September 25, Cameroonian police officers and soldiers arrested environmentalist Nasako Besingi and trash the office of his NGO. He has not been seen since. Besingi has been opposing palm oil projects for years and has been imprisoned several times. Please demand his immediate release.

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1112/cameroon-release-forest-defender-nasako-besingi-now

Stop the assault on Earth’s green lung! – Rainforest Rescue

The indigenous people of the Amazon under siege – in Brazil,Ecuador, Peru and neighboring countries. The rainforest home is being destroyed. Please add your voice to indigenous peoples’ appeal to the UN and South American governments to stop the destruction of the largest and most biodiverse ecosystem on the planet.

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1110/stop-the-assault-on-earths-green-lung

Stop the destruction of 47,000 km² of Amazon rainforest! – Rainforest Rescue

Brazil’s beleaguered president Temer wants to open up face swathe of protected rainforest – an area the size of Denmark -to mining and industrial agriculture. With this gift to his cronies, he is hoping to keep himself in office and out of prison for corruption on a grand scale.

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1107/stop-the-destruction-of-47000-km2-of-amazon-rainforest

Samsung, get out of Papua’s rainforests! – Rainforest Rescue

Smartphones are not the only things going up in flames in the Samsung business empire: the group recently launched a joint venture with Korindo, a palm oil company notororious for slashing and burning Papua’s rainforests.

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1105/samsung-get-out-of-papuas-rainforests

Rainforest to be felled with Norwegian money? Stop it! – Rainforest Rescue

The Norwegian government is considering whether to finance industrial logging in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Twenty million hecheres of virgin rainforest could be given up to the logging industry. Trade and tropical timber destroys the livelihoods of humans and animals and fuels climate change.

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1102/rainforest-to-be-felled-with-norwegian-money-stop-it

Unilever: stop destroying mangroves for convenience food! – Rainforest Rescue

Unilever’s “substantial palm oil” is an empty promise. It’s palm oil supplier Wilmar, is destroying the largest mangrove forest in Indonesia and this is the only one of many such cases. Tell Unilever how to get palm oil out of its products and stop profiting from the destruction of nature.

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1101/unilever-stop-destroying-mangroves-for-convenience-food

Save Białowieża, Poland’s last primeval forest! – Rainforest Rescue

there is nothing quite like Bialowieza forest in Poland. Untouched by humans for centuries, it is a treasure trove of biodiversity – but now loggers are firing up there chainsaws. Tell Portland’s government and you and ESC 02 stop the destruction of one of Europe’s last primeval Forests.

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1100/save-bialowieza-polands-last-primeval-forest

Trashing rainforest for biofuel? A TOTAL disaster! – Rainforest Rescue

French oil multinational Total is stepping up its resilience on palm oil and wants to build a “biorefinery” in Marseilles to meet allegedly growing demand for diesel fuel – and this in spite of the European Parliament’s call for biofuels from palm oil to be phased out.

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1096/trashing-rainforest-for-biofuel-a-total-disaster

Stop destroying our national park: no IFC investment in Dangote! – Rainforest Rescue

Conservationist Odey Oyama is standing in an area that was once dense rainforest – part of cross river National Park in Nigeria. Industrial conglomerate Dangote clear the land for a pineapple plantation. Odey accuses Dangote of violating Nigeria law: “Plantations have no business in a national park!”

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1095/stop-destroying-our-national-park-no-ifc-investment-in-dangote

Stop the sugar industry’s assault on Uganda’s chimpanzee forest! – Rainforest Rescue

The habitat of 500 chimpanzees in Uganda’s Bugoma Forest Reserve is in danger. Conservationists and local residents are fighting to stop a company, that has begun clearing trees in the protected area for a sugar plantation. Please call Ugandan government to keep precious land out of the hands of such dubious investors.

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1092/stop-the-sugar-industrys-assault-on-ugandas-chimpanzee-forest

Hands off the helmeted hornbill! – Rainforest Rescue

The helmeted hornbill is being hunted to extinction: Poachers in Indonesia are killing these majestic birds for the “red ivory” of its beak, which sells for thousands of dollars per kilo in China. Tell Indonesia, Malaysia and China to properly enforce the existing ban on poaching and trafficking and say this unique species.

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1088/hands-off-the-helmeted-hornbill

Red alert for bees: ban neonic pesticides in Europe – Rainforest Rescue

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1022/red-alert-for-bees-ban-neonic-pesticides-in-europe

Sulawesi: stop dredging paradise for concrete! – Rainforest Rescue

https://www.rainforest-rescue.org/petitions/1113/sulawesi-stop-dredging-paradise-for-concrete