Radiation Monitoring Team in Fukushima

Photo | 11 April, 2011

27 March 2011 - Japan. A Greenpeace team member holds a Geiger counter displaying radiation levels of 7.66 microSievert per hour in Iitate village, 40km Northwest of the crisis-stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, and 20km beyond the official evacuation zone. Radiation levels found by the Greenpeace monitoring team are far above internationally recommended limits. People living here would receive the yearly maximum dose of radioactivity within a few days, yet have not yet been evacuated.

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TheCrossing: The Climbers of the Esperanza

Video | 6 April, 2015 at 19:45

As the Greenpeace ship Esperanza is trailing Shell's drilling ship the Polar Pioneer across the Pacific, six activists are taking climbing practice while talking about their motivation to take action on climate change.

World Water Day 2015

Slideshow | 21 March, 2015

International Day of Forests 2015

Slideshow | 21 March, 2015

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Video | 22 January, 2015 at 10:00

Renowned Chinese director Jia Zhangke talks about his film Smog Journeys, made for Greenpeace, exploring the daily realities of people forced to live with severe air pollution in China. The film looks at both large cities and smaller towns, each...

Smog Journeys

Video | 22 January, 2015 at 8:30

Directed for Greenpeace by renowned Chinese director Jia Zhangke, this poetic film explores the daily realities of people forced to live with severe air pollution in China. The film looks at both large cities and smaller towns, each equally...

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