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Russian election politicking over Kyoto Protocol nothing more than hot air

Press release | December 2, 2003 at 0:00

The statement of a Russian economic advisor against the Kyoto Protocol was nothing more than pre-election bluster, ahead of Moscow's Duma election this Sunday, according to WWF and Greenpeace, participating in the Climate Change Conference in Milan.

Kyoto Protocol to protect the climate alive and kicking

Press release | December 1, 2003 at 0:00

As nations from around the world gather in Milan for the next round of the Kyoto Protocol talks, environmental groups confirmed that the multilateral effort to combat climate change was alive and kicking, despite the efforts of the Bush...

Conservation Groups Call for Moratorium to Protect Seamounts from Deep Seabed Trawling

Press release | December 1, 2003 at 0:00

At the opening of a major international conference today on deep sea fisheries, major conservation organizations including IUCN-The World Conservation Organization, the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), the World Wide Fund for Nature...

A Howler monkey found dead

Image | November 29, 2003 at 1:00

A Howler monkey found dead in a burnt down and deforestated area in the Porto de Moz region. Para state is responsible for 1/3 of the total Amazon deforestation and plays a leading role in both environmental abuse and human rights violation.

IMO rejects proposal to evict Greenpeace

Image | November 28, 2003 at 0:00

IMO rejects proposal to evict Greenpeace from the UN body responsible for governance of the oceans.

The Amazon -a gangster's paradise

Press release | November 28, 2003 at 0:00

While the Brazilian Government begins civilised discussions on the first day of the National Environment Conference in Brasilia, Greenpeace activists brought the stark contrast of the lawlessness in parts of the Amazon to their doorstep this...

US threatens EU over GE labelling laws

Feature story | November 27, 2003 at 0:00

In a letter to US Trade Representative Robert Zoellick this week, a collected front of 22 US agribusiness lobby groups and organized farm interests called on Washington to "take every possible action" against coming EU rules on labelling and...

The front line of environmental crime

Feature story | November 27, 2003 at 0:00

While we were battling in the rarefied, elite corridors of power at a UN meeting to maintain a voice for protection rather than exploitation of the oceans, our flagship, the Rainbow Warrior, was at the sharp end of environmental exploitation -...

Emily Craddock

Image | November 27, 2003 at 0:00

Emily Craddock

Greenpeace Amazon campaigner Paulo Adario

Image | November 24, 2003 at 13:57

Greenpeace Amazon campaigner Paulo Adario talks to local loggers. Amazon Rainforest loggers in more than a dozen boats and barges protest against Greenpeace and the creation of the extractive reserve 'Verde para sempre- Green forever'.

Greenpeace and The Wilderness Society peaceful

Image | November 24, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace and The Wilderness Society peaceful protesters successfully stop clearcutting operations with tree-sits rigged up to logging machinery.

Greenpeace and The Wilderness Society peaceful

Image | November 24, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace and The Wilderness Society peaceful protesters successfully stop clearcutting operations with tree-sits rigged up to logging machinery under a lunar eclipse.

"Bandit" loggers ordered to "hi-jack" Greenpeace in the Amazon

Press release | November 24, 2003 at 0:00

Three hundred Brazilian loggers, bribed by local officials with promises of free alcohol, fuel and T-shirts, converged on the Greenpeace ship the MV Arctic Sunrise in a mid-river stand off in the Amazon. The loggers are angered by the...

Styx Valley protesters claim win

Press release | November 24, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace and The Wilderness Society today claimed a win in their campaign to protect Tasmania´s Styx Valley, after loggers failed to show up for work following environmentalists´ peaceful occupation of a logging coupe. Two activists are hanging...

Amazon loggers strike back

Feature story | November 23, 2003 at 0:00

Three hundred loggers from Porto de Moz in the Amazon surrounded the Greenpeace vessel MV Arctic Sunrise this morning, and local forest activists were threatened with attacks that sent them fleeing for sanctuary.

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