World Rainforest Movement

Say no to corporate power grab: Reject the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)

Posted on Dec 23, 2013

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a highly secretive and expansive free trade agreement between the United States and twelve Pacific...

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Posted on Oct 25, 2012

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Australia: Concern over plantations swept under the carpet by environmental movement

Posted on May 30, 2009

Australia like all colonial countries was founded upon the theft of indigenous peoples land. However in Australia, the authorities took the...

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Australia – WRM information sheet on GE tree research

Posted on Aug 17, 2008

WRM information sheets on GE tree research First posted: 1st August 2008 Last update: August 2014 Tree species being...

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Australia/Tasmania: Deal favours Gunns’ pulp mill project despite popular opposition

Posted on May 27, 2008

On the first days of this month the Tasmanian people got to know of a deal that had been struck four months before between their government...

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Australia: The many subsidies enjoyed by Gunns in Tasmania

Posted on Nov 8, 2007

A short while ago on the international tourist scale, Tasmania was voted the second most beautiful location to visit in the world. It has...

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Australia: Tasmanian farms which fed people replaced by farms which feed woodchip mills

Posted on Nov 7, 2002

Preolenna, in NW Tasmania, has dramatically changed from what it used to be just five years ago (see WRM bulletin 36). Under the Federal...

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Status of Implementation of Forest-Related Clauses in the CBD: An Independent Review & Recommendations for Action

Posted on Mar 18, 2002

Commissioned by the Global Forest Coalition This report is based on 21 country case studies, including Australia, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada,...

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