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Chernobyl radioactive waste returned

Feature story | 24 April, 2006 at 0:00

We have returned a large radioactive reminder of the Chernobyl disaster to the UN body pushing nuclear power. Radioactive soil was placed in the lobby of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) that has been trying to hide the consequences...

Fatal Flaw: Effect thresholds and "adequate control" of risks: the fatal flaws in the...

Publication | 23 April, 2006 at 0:00

Preparation of the REACH (Registration, Evaluation and Authorisation of Chemicals) regulation on chemicals has reached a critical stage in Europe. Depending on how key elements of the legislative proposal are finalised, especially that on the...

Chernobyl sampling operation briefing (October 2005)

Publication | 23 April, 2006 at 0:00

The Greenpeace sampling operation of October 2005, was concentrated in the area west from the Chernobyl reactor outside the so-called 'exclusion zone' at publically accessible territory. In total, some 40 samples at different locations of soil,...

Chernobyl 20 years later

Video | 21 April, 2006 at 14:33

Film by Christoph Schwaiger. 3D animation by Tanooki. Archive material by Penninger archive. Music by Yap music. Production by Yap films.

Earth Day: raise a ruckus about climate chaos

Feature story | 21 April, 2006 at 0:00

Earth Day (April 22nd) was born in 1970 in the US, at the peak of an awakening in environmental awareness that led to the Clean Air Act and a flurry of effective legislative responses to an ecological crisis. That's the spirit we need today!

Stolen Fish Off the Menu

Press release | 19 April, 2006 at 0:00

Stolen fish from West Africa that was destined for the dinner tables of Europe will be confiscated by the Spanish government.

Greenpeace activists come down from the crane

Image | 18 April, 2006 at 20:57

Greenpeace activists come down from the crane of the illegal cargo vessel Binar 4 after 6 days of blockade. The Binar 4, chinese owned under convenience flag of Panama, arrived in Las Palmas full of fish stolen from Guinean waters. The protest...

Greenpeace activists come down from the crane

Image | 18 April, 2006 at 1:00

Greenpeace activists come down from the crane of the illegal cargo vessel Binar 4 after 6 days of blockade. The Binar 4, chinese owned under convenience flag of Panama, arrived in Las Palmas full of fish stolen from Guinean waters. The protest...

The Chernobyl Catastrophe - Consequences on Human Health

Publication | 18 April, 2006 at 0:00

The difficult truth about the Chernobyl catastrophe: the worst effects are still to come.

Spain commits to action on stolen fish from West Africa, destined for European plates

Press release | 18 April, 2006 at 0:00

Spanish officials today agreed that they would declare that a 200-tonne cargo of fish stolen from West Africa is illegal, when they receive official confirmation from Guinea - following six days of Greenpeace occupation and several hours of...

Greenpeace new study reveals death toll of Chernobyl enormously underestimated

Press release | 18 April, 2006 at 0:00

A new Greenpeace report, with input from 52 scientists from around the world, reveals that official estimates of the health impact from the Chernobyl catastrophe have been hugely under estimated by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). (1)

Victory - pirates in deep deep trouble

Feature story | 18 April, 2006 at 0:00

After a chase of over 1000 miles, a six day occupation and hours of diplomatic negotiations, Spain has finally agreed to declare the cargo from the "Binar 4'" - 200 tonnes of fish stolen from West Africa - illegal. Guinean officials also...

Victory - pirates in deep deep trouble

Feature story | 18 April, 2006 at 0:00

After a chase of over 1000 miles, a six day occupation and hours of diplomatic negotiations, Spain has finally agreed to declare the cargo from the "Binar 4'" - 200 tonnes of fish stolen from West Africa - illegal. Guinean officials also...

Chernobyl death toll grossly underestimated

Feature story | 18 April, 2006 at 0:00

A new Greenpeace report has revealed that the full consequences of the Chernobyl disaster could top a quarter of a million cancer cases and nearly 100,000 fatal cancers.

French police carrying a protestor

Image | 13 April, 2006 at 1:00

French police carrying a protestor.Greenpeace, Confederation paysanne and Faucheurs Volontaires activists occupy Monsanto seed production facilities in Carcassonne, France, demanding the french authorities to stop import and distribution of ...

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