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In the half light of dawn the boat approaches

Image | 10 August, 2003 at 1:00

In the half light of dawn the boat approaches the chemical factory. The old outdated and contaminated site is a chemical disaster waiting to happen.

Flames consume huge areas of forest in Vale

Image | 7 August, 2003 at 1:00

Flames consume huge areas of forest in Vale Alto, Portugal. Portugal has declared a national disaster after the worst forest fires in more than two decades killed nine people, torched thousands of hectares of forest and destroyed homes.

Flames consume huge areas of forest in Vale

Image | 7 August, 2003 at 1:00

Flames consume huge areas of forest in Vale Alto, Portugal. Portugal has declared a national disaster after the worst forest fires in more than two decades killed nine people, torched thousands of hectares of forest and destroyed homes.

Flames consume huge areas of forest in Vale

Image | 7 August, 2003 at 1:00

Flames consume huge areas of forest in Vale Alto, Portugal. Portugal has declared a national disaster after the worst forest fires in more than two decades killed nine people, torched thousands of hectares of forest and destroyed homes.

Community celebrates Amazon demarcation

Feature story | 6 August, 2003 at 0:00

After more than 18 years of campaigning, it's time to dance. The final line has been drawn protecting over 3.5 million hectares of Amazon rainforest, and now Brazilian indigenous people, called the Deni, celebrate the demarcation of their land.

Welcome to a warmer world

Feature story | 6 August, 2003 at 0:00

Last year parts of Europe were experiencing the worst flooding for hundreds of years. Now Europe is sweltering in a continent-wide heat wave and fatal forest fires. This extreme weather is set to become more common as climate change gathers pace.

The Deni celebrate victory in fight for land rights

Press release | 6 August, 2003 at 0:00

The Brazilian indigenous peoples, the Deni, today celebrated the completion of the demarcation of their land with traditional songs and dance after more than 18 years of campaigning. The ceremony, organized by the Deni's patarahu (chiefs), took...

Greenpeace volunteer with Deni children

Image | 5 August, 2003 at 1:00

Greenpeace volunteer with Deni children. The Brazilian indigenous peoples, the Deni, celebrate the completion of the demarcation of their land after more than 18 years of campaigning.

The Brazilian indigenous peoples

Image | 5 August, 2003 at 1:00

The Brazilian indigenous peoples, the Deni, celebrate the completion of the demarcation of their land after more than 18 years of campaigning.

The sun sets early in to the smoke haze above

Image | 5 August, 2003 at 1:00

The sun sets early in to the smoke haze above a scorched forest. Portugal has declared a national disaster after the worst forest fires in more than two decades killed nine people, torched thousands of hectares of forest and destroyed homes.

Flames consume huge areas of forest in Montalvao

Image | 5 August, 2003 at 1:00

Flames consume huge areas of forest in Montalvao, Portugal. Portugal declared a national disaster after the worst forest fires in more than two decades killed nine people, torched thousands of hectares of forest and destroyed homes in 2003.

Lulu John and Aeabi Sakas in the rainforest

Image | 1 August, 2003 at 1:00

Lulu John and Aeabi Sakas in the rainforest. They and their clan face an uncertain future as logging threatens to destroy their land. Elie, Middle Fly Distrct, Western Province, PNG

Landowner Sakas Aonomo

Image | 1 August, 2003 at 1:00

Landowner Sakas Aonomo, his wife Tusue Sakas and daughter, Warume Sakas, walking through Log Camp 56, Wawai Guavi Block 3, Middle Fly, Western Province, PNG.

Justice for Warren Anderson?

Feature story | 1 August, 2003 at 0:00

George Bush is willing to spend billions, sacrifice many innocent lives, break international laws and dole out summary justice in the pursuit of his misguided 'war on terror'. However if you are a rich American ultimately responsible for the...

Papua New Guinea

Image | 1 August, 2003 at 0:00

Papua New Guinea - Hokowe Pamowe, headman of the Batamoa clan of the Kosuo tribe (cassowary tribe) surveys a recently constructed logging road and bridge over the Aworra River. The river is important to the local people for fishing and there is...

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