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In the foreground is the old town of Madoi

Image | 13 June, 2005 at 1:00

In the foreground is the old town of Madoi County - overlooked by the new town. The old town was abandoned in 1979 due to the risk of flooding from the Yellow River. Now the new town may have to be moved because of a lack of water in the area.

A 31 year old Tibetan woman at her home in

Image | 13 June, 2005 at 1:00

A 31 year old Tibetan woman at her home in Yellow River township. She has 4 children and once owned 20 cattle and 30 sheep and lived well from the profits of the herd. However, due to the increase in degraded grassland she lost her livelihood and...

Statement: High seas marine protected areas

Publication | 13 June, 2005 at 0:00

Greenpeace Statement on high seas marine reserves made at the Convention on Bioligical Diversity (CBD) 2nd Working Group on Protected Areas meeting in June, in Montecatini, Italy

Europe Needs a Target for Clean Energy

Publication | 13 June, 2005 at 0:00

Greenpeace presents its views on how the EU can guarantee a clean energy revolution in Europe, which is a fundamental contribution in the global fight against climate change.

Claptrap substantiated

Feature story | 13 June, 2005 at 0:00

Last week Amaltal Fishing Company director Andrew Talley called Greenpeace assertions "unsubstantiated claptrap". But dramatic photos and footage taken by the Rainbow Warrior crew prove him and others supporting bottom trawling wrong.

Illegal GE rice contamination spreads to major Chinese city

Press release | 13 June, 2005 at 0:00

Greenpeace has discovered illegal genetically engineered (GE) rice in Guangzhou, the largest city in Southern China, raising fears that the untested GE rice is spreading out of control and has entered the food chain in major Chinese cities.

A tree sized piece of 'Paragorgia' coral

Image | 11 June, 2005 at 1:00

A tree sized piece of 'Paragorgia' coral being hauled aboard the New Zealand bottom trawler Waipori.

Crewman on the New Zealand bottom trawler

Image | 11 June, 2005 at 1:00

Crewman on the New Zealand bottom trawler Waipori dump a large piece of 'Paragorgia' coral dredged from the deep sea in their net.

A crewman on the deck of the New Zealand

Image | 11 June, 2005 at 1:00

A crewman on the deck of the New Zealand vessel Waipori holds a rare and endangered 'Paralomis cf. Yaldwyni' crab taken from the bottom trawler's net.

Briefing on the IWC's Conservation Committee

Publication | 10 June, 2005 at 15:10

At its 55th Annual Meeting in 2003, the International Whaling Commission voted to establish a Conservation Committee. The adoption of Resolution 2003-1, the “Berlin Initiative on Strengthening the Conservation Agenda of the International Whaling...

500 Greenpeace activists from 20 countries

Image | 10 June, 2005 at 1:00

500 Greenpeace activists from 20 countries create a human Rainbow peace symbol in the shadow of the Eiffel Tower to commemorate victims of terrorism.

High Seas Bottom Trawl Red Herrings

Publication | 10 June, 2005 at 0:00

The Deep Sea Conservation Coalition (DSCC), a combined force of more than 40 conservation groups from around the world, is calling on the United Nations General Assembly to secure a moratorium on high-seas bottom trawling until a regime to...

High Seas Bottom Trawl Red Herrings

Publication | 10 June, 2005 at 0:00

The Deep Sea Conservation Coalition (DSCC), a combined force of more than 40 conservation groups from around the world, is calling on the United Nations General Assembly to secure a moratorium on high-seas bottom trawling until a regime to...

Court orders Monsanto to make scandal report public

Press release | 10 June, 2005 at 0:00

A German law court in Cologne/Germany today ordered biotechnology giant Monsanto to make one of it's confidential reports public after the company tried to prevent the dissemination of its own study. The 1000-page document is in the center of...

Marelle Pereira

Image | 9 June, 2005 at 18:06

Marelle Pereira, daughter of slain Greenpeace photographer Fernando Pereira, who was killed in the bombing of the Rainbow Warrior.

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