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Greenpeace scientist Dr. Rianne Teule measures radioactive levels of a device from the nearby Tuwaitha nuclear facility. The device, abandoned on a roadside, contains yellow powder that is 1000 times background levels of radiation.

 

We are calling for a full assessment of the situation at Tuwaitha and other nuclear sites in Iraq. Find out what we discovered on our trip in June and July 2003.

One member of the Iraq team writes, "How do you tell someone they can't stay in their own home anymore? How do you look someone in the eye when you know that what little they have, they should abandon, even though they have nowhere else to go? We had to do that today. Another day looking for nightmares, another day finding them..."

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Greenpeace campaigner

Image | 14 December, 2004 at 0:00

Greenpeace campaigner, Melanie Duchin monitoring the environmental impacts of the oil spill resulting from the shipwreck of the Malaysian freighter Selendang.

Cast Adrift

Publication | 10 December, 2004 at 0:00

How the rich are leaving the poor to sink in a warming world.

Small lakes in front of the glacier between

Image | 10 December, 2004 at 0:00

Small lakes in front of the glacier between peaks Ocshapalca (5888m) left, and Ranrapalca (6162m) right. The glaciers in Peru have lost 22% of their area in the last 27 years, according to a study by the Peruvian Institute of National Resources.

Climate change in India

Feature story | 9 December, 2004 at 0:00

Right now, representatives of the world's governments are sitting in Argentina discussing climate change. But while they're talking, global warming is already distrupting people's lives. Here's a report from Greenpeace activist Matilda Bradshaw...

George Bush is Singin' in the Rain in this

Image | 9 December, 2004 at 0:00

George Bush is Singin' in the Rain in this Greenpeace mockery of US inaction on climate change.

Forest Crime File: Rimbunan Hijau

Publication | 8 December, 2004 at 0:00

A recent expose on national television in Australia and PNG has unearthed serious new allegations of corruption by logging giant, Rimbunan Hijau. SBS TV´s Dateline program brings to light evidence of violence and cover-ups in PNG´s forest sector...

Greenpeace activists protest in front of

Image | 8 December, 2004 at 0:00

Greenpeace activists protest in front of the European Commission building in Turkey. More than 50 toxic ships are sent from the European countries to Turkey each year to scrap. Greenpeace demands the EU to take urgent action, to prevent further...

Destination Unknown - European single hull oiltankers: no place to go

Publication | 7 December, 2004 at 0:00

Report looking at what will happen to the single hulled oil tankers being phased out in the EU and how will they be scrapped.

Millions at risk: dangerous to whom?

Publication | 6 December, 2004 at 0:00

There is a fundamental irony and injustice at the heart of the climate change problem. Today’s growing body of evidence of climate change indicates very clearly that the first and worst impacts of climate change are being felt by the poor in the...

Millions at risk

Publication | 6 December, 2004 at 0:00

A startling projection of how many additional millions of people will be at risk of water shortage, malaria, coastal flooding, and hunger under various global warming scenarios.

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