Greenpeace

3 Nov

Greenpeace is a worldwide organization who wants to be the earths voice. They want to save the environment and help animals in danger. it all started in 1971 when a small team of activists who all believed that every individual can make a difference sat sail from Vancouver, Canada. Their mission was to “bear witness” in the US about underground nuclear testing on a small island in Alaska. Greenpeace is now represented in 40 countries across the world. As they want to stay independent they don’t accept donations from the government.

Greenpeace has six focal points:

Greenpeace has now existed for about 40 years and have achieved a lot. As they say it’s 40 years of inspiring action.

Read more about Greenpeace here:

http://www.greenpeace.org/international/en/

http://www.greenpeace.org/usa/en/campaigns/history/?

http://www.greenpeace.org/international/en/about/

http://www.greenpeace.org/international/en/about/victories/

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