Friends of the Earth

VIDEO: What will Brexit mean for the environment?

Craig Bennett
| 19th March 2018
CRAIG BENNETT, the chief executive of Friends of the Earth, is a self styled “hard remainer”. Craig led the environment charity's campaign to stay in the European Union. He argues leaving the EU poses a tremendous threat, not only to current environmental protections but also to any future legislation needed to tackle new challenges

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International Women's Day: Voices from Friends of the Earth's women environmental activists around the world

Friends of the Earth International
| 8th March 2017

Today - International Women's Day of Struggle - we share the voices and experiences of Friends of the Earth women and transgender environmental activists. The national and regional contexts described by these activists are diverse. But the challenges they face are a common expression of the linked oppressions based on class, gender, race/ethnicity, sexuality, disability and other power relations.

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Pollution

Burned: Merthyr's fight for clean air and green jobs

The Ecologist
| 27th June 2011
What would you do if an American company planned to site a huge incinerator - bigger than the Millennium Stadium - above your town? How would you feel if you knew that no existing technology could prevent that incinerator pumping out toxic chemicals?

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