7 March, 2023 - 21:10
US Navy in Diego Garcia 1973 c/o Flickr
The legal challenges on the status of the .IO domain (see our previous item) have moved another step forward.
23 March, 2021 - 13:56
Not Nominet's branding
GreenNet joined Nominet in the 90's, soon after it was set up. We voted for the Extraordinary General Meeting resolution proposed by Simon from Krystal hosting, and we've followed the campaign for the last few weeks.
20 January, 2021 - 19:50
GreenNet has been based in London since we started up in the 80's but we've always had a global perspective and international customers from all over the planet, and we have collective members based in EU. Since the new year 2021 UK has left the EU, and although a "deal" was reached, the full impact of the separation is still hard to predict. We have appointed a representative in the EU, as required, and we are keeping a close eye on developments, especially around GDPR and other aspects that may affect how we deliver our services.
26 May, 2020 - 22:52
Green Jitsi
GreenNet is pleased to announce another new service which we're hoping will help our users in this weird time when online communications has become all the more important.
24 March, 2020 - 22:54
In these difficult and weird times, many people and organisations are adjusting to situations of remote working and working from home. Even for groups who are accustomed to online communications, the switch to full remote working may be a challenge. GreenNet has always embraced flexible work practices and we have a couple of staff members who work remotely from outside the UK.
21 December, 2018 - 13:26
  *Dear GreenNet friends,* *December 2018* It's time for our annual GreenNet winter newsletter. We'd like to thank you for your support in 2018 and wish you a very merry festive season. We've been busy this year, but if you just want to see when our office is closed for the holidays, please skip <#opening> to the end of this message. New Staff We warmly welcomed Claire to the team, bringing computer science as well as serious web development skills to the collective.
26 October, 2018 - 20:03
Bank notes
This month, which marks the eighth anniversary of the death of Jimmy Mubenga, the Stansted 15 face trial for taking a stand against brutal treatment on deportation flights. Meanwhile, Transparency International and Global Witness have published a report which highlights the sale of 'golden visas' to foreign plutocrats without adequate background checks.
14 October, 2018 - 23:25
JCB vehicle demolishing buildings
This month, the village of Khan al-Ahmar in the occupied West Bank is due to be demolished by Israeli forces, in an action classed as a war crime under the statute of the International Criminal Court. Campaign group Corporate Occupation is calling for British company JCB, whose machinery is used by the Israeli army, to be held to account.
22 June, 2016 - 16:01
Oaxaca, police shot and killed eight people in Nochixtlán, including a professor of indigenous studies and a teacher’s son, and wounded 45 others by gunfire. Twenty-two people have “disappeared” after the attack. By APC (APCNews)June 2016
5 May, 2016 - 00:00
Not only is the site selected for a national nuclear waste dump in South Australia’s Flinders mountain range Aboriginal spiritual land, it’s also subject to seismic activity and flooding. Sign the petition against #barndiootadump.The Australian Federal Government has announced that the Flinders Ranges in South Australia has been selected as the preferred site for a national nuclear waste dump.