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Terrorism

Publication | April 1, 2008 at 14:11

“Nuclear terrorism is still often treated as science fiction — I wish it were. But unfortunately we live in a world of excess hazardous materials and abundant technological know-how, in which some terrorists clearly state their intention to...

Safety

Publication | April 1, 2008 at 14:08

Safe reactors are a myth. An accident can occur in any nuclear reactor, causing the release of large quantities of deadly radiation into the environment. Even during normal operation, radioactive materials are regularly discharged into the air...

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.

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