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Image | 1 September, 2003 at 0:00

Close-up of an explosive charge fitted to whale harpoons used to kill a whale. This is a spent cartridge that has been removed from a whale, photographed in the hands of a whaler on the deck of the whaling ship "Njordur" in Kopavogur harbour,...

Hydrogen station in Reykjavik which has just

Image | 1 September, 2003 at 0:00

Hydrogen station in Reykjavik which has just started supplying three buses with renewable hydrogen fuel, made from water using geothermal energy abundant in Iceland.

A house in front of the Flaajokull Glacier

Image | 1 September, 2003 at 0:00

A house in front of the Flaajokull Glacier which is part of the Vatnajokull Glacier. The Flaajokull Glacier melts into the South Icelandic coast.

How does the WTO affect you, and why should you care about it?

Publication | 29 August, 2003 at 0:00

Since the 1990s, and in particular since the creation of the WTO, international environmental agreements have been under threat from the international trading regime. Increasingly, trade rules and practices under the WTO have been used to...

Questions and Answers about the 5th Ministerial Meeting of the WTO in Cancun, Mexico

Publication | 29 August, 2003 at 0:00

The Cancun meeting is the first time that environmental issues are directly on the agenda of a WTO Ministerial conference. There is a deep concern that the WTO mandate to discuss the relationship between trade rules and multilateral environmental...

Over one million tonnes of oil were spilled

Image | 28 August, 2003 at 1:00

Over one million tonnes of oil were spilled into the world's oceans during the 1990s

Karachi oil spill devastation

Feature story | 28 August, 2003 at 0:00

The biggest oil spill in the history of Pakistan is sickening people and destroying wildlife.

Potter book saves trees

Feature story | 27 August, 2003 at 0:00

The boy with the lightening bolt on his forehead is back. And this time, Harry's not only saving Muggles and Hogwarts from the evil powers of Voldemort, he's also working a little magic for the world's ancient and endangered forests.

GM maize: a dangerous experiment

Image | 26 August, 2003 at 1:00

GM maize: a dangerous experiment

New report from Greenpeace slams the genetic

Image | 26 August, 2003 at 1:00

New report from Greenpeace slams the genetic experiment on maize in Spain

New report slams GM maize in Spain

Feature story | 26 August, 2003 at 0:00

Spain is the only country in the European Union that tolerates the release of genetically engineered (GM) crops on a commercial scale. Though only cultivated on relatively small areas, the potential impact of Syngenta's GE maize on environment,...

Greenpeace calls for closure of THORP nuclear plant to be brought forward

Press release | 26 August, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace today said that British Nuclear Fuels (BNFL) plans to close the THORP - thermal oxide reprocessing plant- at Sellafield by 2010, bringing its end forward by 14 years, do not go far enough.

The impact of GM corn in Spain

Publication | 26 August, 2003 at 0:00

Spain is the only country in the European Union that tolerates the release of genetically engineered crops on a commercial scale. Though only cultivated on relatively small areas, the potential impact of Syngenta's GE maize on environment,...

Al grano: impacto del maíz transgénico en España

Publication | 26 August, 2003 at 0:00

Action against GM maize in Spain

Image | 25 August, 2003 at 1:00

Action against GM maize in Spain, August 2003

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