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Nuclear plant cover-ups in Japan

Feature story | 8 October, 2002 at 0:00

In late August, news started to come out of Japan that TEPCO (Japan’s largest nuclear utility and the second largest in the world) had been cheating on reactor inspections for years. This brings them in line with their colleagues in the USA,...

Supertanker leaking oil

Feature story | 8 October, 2002 at 0:00

How the explosion on the Limburg oil tanker happened is still being debated, but the results are indisputable. The explosion that ripped through the double hulled oil tanker late Sunday produced a gapping hole that spilled as much as 8,000 tonnes...

Activists stamp a 'toxic waste' warning sign

Image | 8 October, 2002 at 0:00

Activists stamp a 'toxic waste' warning sign on the Greek owned 'Silver Ray', which is shortly bound for scraping in Asia.

The European Union Action Plan to Eradicate IUU Fishing – A Greenpeace Critique

Publication | 7 October, 2002 at 0:00

The UN FAO International Plan of Action (IPOA) to Prevent, Deter andEliminate Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing was approved by the Committee on Fisheries by consensus on 2 March 2001. In doing so, the Committee urged all Members...

Food aid policy of donors in Southern Africa

Publication | 7 October, 2002 at 0:00

Table showing the policy of various food aid donors to Southern Africa.

Greenpeace activists this morning boarded

Image | 4 October, 2002 at 1:00

Greenpeace activists this morning boarded a ship in Antwerp to investigate whether or not it contains hazardous materials

Monsanto's GMO corn threatens biodiversity

Image | 4 October, 2002 at 1:00

Monsanto's GMO corn threatens biodiversity.

It’s no longer a ship.

Feature story | 4 October, 2002 at 0:00

It’s no longer a ship. It used to be a car ferry, but then there was a fire. The fire burned for a week. Then the ship, the Greek owned Silver Ray, was declared a “construction total loss”. In other words, now it’s not a ship. It’s a 200...

Zero tolerance for bad seed proposal

Feature story | 4 October, 2002 at 0:00

They're hoping you won't notice, but a decision that could open Europe to the Trojan horse of genetic contamination is being quietly rushed through the European Union (EU).

Projecting images of poor conditions at shipbreaking

Image | 3 October, 2002 at 1:00

Projecting images of poor conditions at shipbreaking sites, on a ship headed for one.

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