Greenpeace International

Ottho Heldringstraat 1066, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Region Active:

Europe

Non-profit group

1971

Activity

Ocean conservation, environmental advocacy, Activism, Climate change, Plastic pollution

Description

The Green Peace organization works on several issues in the marine environment, amongst their many various interests. With its vast networks across the world, the organisation urges big corporations to act to reduce their plastic footprint to end the flow of plastic into our oceans. In addition, Green Peace is engaged in addressing unsustainable industrial fishing practices, climate change and ocean acidification. Greenpeace's oceans campaign focusing on three major threats to the world's oceans: overfishing, pirate fishing, whaling, and intensive shrimp aquaculture.