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Japan and whaling

Topic | 27 March, 2014 at 13:00

A day to celebrate – South Korea abandons 'scientific' whaling plan

Blog entry by Jeonghee Han | 4 December, 2012 26 comments

It’s been a turbulent five months for the future of whales in South Korea after the Seoul government made a shock statement in July at the International Whaling Commission (IWC) meeting in Panama,...

Happy Holidays from Whales

E-card | 22 April, 2010 at 17:45

Whale Meat Transport Action in Rotterdam

Image | 2 April, 2010 at 2:00

02 April - Netherlands. Activists stop a major transport of whale meat on way from Iceland to Japan. Read more .

Humpback Whale Documentation

Image | 12 November, 2009 at 17:11

Humpback whale and calf off the coast of Tonga

Humpback whale off the coast of Tonga

Image | 12 November, 2009 at 16:22

The dangerous temptation of nuclear power

Blog entry by Justin | 12 June, 2009

The nuclear weapons tests that North Korea carried out two weeks ago, on May 25, reminded us once again that nuclear power technology remains the most dangerous technology mankind has ever created. With regional tensions rising, the...

Fact Sheet: The Whale Meat Market in Japan

Publication | 8 June, 2009 at 2:00

There's no market for whale meat in Japan - yet Iceland's whalers insist that importing whale meat to Japan is financially viable. This report demonstrates how this is wishful thinking on the part of Iceland's whalers, and includes incendiary...

"Tokyo Two" protest in Paris

Image | 9 December, 2008 at 1:00

"Tokyo Two" protest outside the Japanese embassy in Paris.

Bondi Beach, Australia

Image | 9 December, 2008 at 1:00

Greenpeace commissioned a life-size sculpture of a juvenile Fin Whale made out of sand. The sculpture co-incides with events in 16 other countries highlighting the plight of two Greenpeace activists under house arrest in Japan for exposing...

Canon can save whales

Background | 1 February, 2008 at 14:11

Can you create a picture that's worth a thousand whales? Would you like the chance to win some cool Greenpeace stuff? We're inviting Canon customers and whale defenders to enter a new competition.

Who is Sugizo?

Feature story | 17 December, 2007 at 1:00

Sugizo is a Japanese musician who was born on the 8th of July 1969. As a guitarist, he is famous from the visual rock band "LUNA SEA" that was big in the nineties and is still very popular among young Japanese people today.

Mister Splashy Pants Fan

Blog entry by Richard | 27 November, 2007 68 comments

Thanks to our friends over at BoingBoing and Reddit, Mr Splashy Pants is in the lead for the Greenpeace name-a-whale competition. What isn't so well known is the identity of the unsung hero that made it all possible. We don't know all...

Great Whale Trail Expedition

Photo essay | 26 November, 2007 at 15:05

Photographs by Paul Hilton and sounds provided by whale researcher Nan Hauser - all in the Pacific ocean 2007.

Claire Garrigue

Image | 5 November, 2007 at 17:18

Claire Garrigue is the founder and scientific advisor of Opération Cétacés.

Nan Hausen

Image | 5 November, 2007 at 13:50

Nan Hausen serves as the President and Director of the Center for Cetacean Research and Conservation.

A Humpback whale swims past the Cook Island

Image | 18 September, 2007 at 3:00

A Humpback whale swims past the Cook Island whale research boat, enjoying the warm water and the protected reefs of Rarotonga (Cook Islands).

Man & Whale

Video | 29 May, 2007 at 17:21

Today, only one country in the world continues to conduct whaling in the Southern Ocean Whale Sanctuary: Japan.

Greenpeace ready to tow stricken whaling ship

Feature story | 16 February, 2007 at 1:00

The Greenpeace ship Esperanza is ready to tow the stricken Japanese whaling vessel the Nisshin Maru out of danger and prevent potential Antarctic environmental disaster.

Google map showing location of Nissan Maru

Image | 16 February, 2007 at 1:00

Google map showing location of Nissan Maru when crew made distress call. http://greenpeace.or.jp/whalelove/map.htm

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