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Proliferation of nuclear weapons

Publication | April 1, 2008 at 13:09

The UN International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is dedicated to the worldwide expansion of nuclear power, but it is also meant to be the watchdog for illegal nuclear weapons development. That contradiction is the key reason why the proliferation...

Nuclear power Q&A

Publication | April 1, 2008 at 12:50

Nuclear power is dirty, dangerous and expensive. With cancer-causing emissions and radioactive waste, nuclear power is not a clean alternative to fossil fuels. Greenpeace supports a phase-out of nuclear power in Canada.

Extreme weather

Publication | April 1, 2008 at 9:39

There is strong evidence that extreme weather events – such as hurricanes, floods, droughts and heat waves – are increasing because of climate change.

Habitat loss

Publication | April 1, 2008 at 9:24

The climate is changing faster than at almost any time in our planet's history. Without a dramatic cut in greenhouse gas emissions, the die out in species could be astonishingly severe.

The Great Bear Rainforest announcement

Publication | March 31, 2008 at 16:49

After years of pressure by Greenpeace, on February 7, 2006 the British Columbia Government announced a comprehensive solution for the Great Bear Rainforest including the protection of 2 million hectares of coastal temperate rainforest from the...

The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is an international, non-profit association that...

Publication | March 31, 2008 at 16:45

Frequently asked questions about the Great Bear Rainforest and Greenpeace's campaign to protect it.

Solutions: Forest Stewardship Council

Publication | March 31, 2008 at 16:44

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Solutions: Conservation economy

Publication | March 31, 2008 at 16:43

Since 1998, Greenpeace has been sitting down in dreary meeting rooms, under the dim lighting of florescent lights to discuss and debate land use in the Great Bear Rainforest.

Solutions: Independent science

Publication | March 31, 2008 at 16:40

Greenpeace, along with three other environmental groups, the logging industry, First Nations governments, communities and the Provincial and Federal governments established a blue ribbon science team to provide independent, multidisciplinary...

Offshore Oil and Gas Development

Publication | March 31, 2008 at 16:39

Oil exploration and drilling has been banned off the coast of British Columbia for over 30 years in order to protect the shores of the Great Bear Rainforest and the north Pacific ecosystem from environmental devastation.

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