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GE soya imports to Italy exposed reject as part of Greenpeace global action against GMOs

Press release | 9 May, 2004 at 0:00

The Greenpeace ship "Esperanza" this morning intercepted the Panama-registered bulk carrier, Keoyang Majesty, carrying 40,000 thousands tonnes of Argentinean Genetically Engineered (GE) soya to demand an end to the massive contamination of the...

A harpooned whale can take hours to die

Image | 7 May, 2004 at 1:00

A harpooned whale can take hours to die

Greenpeace condemns whale hunts

Press release | 7 May, 2004 at 0:00

Despite public condemnation Japanese and Norwegian whaling fleets will set sail next week for their annual hunt. "The justification surrounding the whale hunt is based on deceit and shows a total disregard for scientific fact," said John Frizell...

Stop whaling

Feature story | 7 May, 2004 at 0:00

The harpoons are ready, and the whaling season has begun. The Norwegian government plans to take 670 minke whales in the only openly-declared commercial whale hunt in the world, while the Japanese government aim to kill 210 minke, Bryde's, sei...

Alexis Rockman: Our True Nature

Feature story | 6 May, 2004 at 0:00

If the issues of biotechnology and global warming are ever to truly command the attention of politicians, they will need to infiltrate popular culture. The cold war threat of nuclear annihilation spawned its own literature, art, and film. These...

Greenpeace Draft treaty banning fissile materials

Publication | 5 May, 2004 at 0:00

If you want something done right, you've just got to do it yourself. Since the nuclear weapons states party to the Non-Proliferation Treaty haven't made good the promise of moving us toward a world without nuclear weapons, we took it upon...

Sixty years on: Time for a comprehensive fissile material treaty

Publication | 4 May, 2004 at 0:00

It's only common sense: Non-proliferation is not achievable without targetting weapons-usable material that exists in abundance on this planet.

A.Q. Khan, Urenco and the proliferation of nuclear weapons technology: The symbiotic...

Publication | 4 May, 2004 at 0:00

Hard evidience for the direct link between nuclear energy and nuclear weapons

Greenpeace launches diplomatic initiative to ban bomb making material

Press release | 4 May, 2004 at 0:00

At a press conference in the United Nations today, Greenpeace launched a Treaty for a complete ban on material capable of being used for nuclear weapons. As a consequence of the failure of nuclear-armed states to disarm and stop the production,...

Greenpeace defends Brazil's right to remain GE free

Feature story | 4 May, 2004 at 0:00

Greenpeace activists from the Arctic Sunrise have prevented the entrance of the 'Global Wind' ship into the port of Paranagua, Brazil. The ship is carrying 30 000 tons of Genetically Engineered (GE) soya from Argentina.

A Greenpeace activist chains himself to the

Image | 3 May, 2004 at 1:00

A Greenpeace activist chains himself to the anchor chain of bulk carrier 'Global Wind', a ship carrying GM Soya from Argentina planning to "top-load" with GM-Free soya from the state of Parana, which has declared itself a GM-Free state.

A Greenpeace activist chains himself to the

Image | 3 May, 2004 at 1:00

A Greenpeace activist chains himself to the anchor chain of bulk carrier 'Global Wind', a ship carrying GM Soya from Argentina planning to "top-load" with GM-Free soya from the state of Parana, which has declared itself a GM-Free state.

Greenpeace stops Argentinian GE shipment to Brazilian port

Press release | 3 May, 2004 at 0:00

Greenpeace activists from the Arctic Sunrise prevented the ship "Global Wind" entering the port of Paranagua. A Greenpeace activist chained himself to the anchor chain of "Global Wind", labelling the ship with a banner saying "GE". The "Global...

Close to 800 people from social organisations

Image | 1 May, 2004 at 1:00

Close to 800 people from social organisations from Santarem region, in Para State, march towards the police station in support of Greenpeace activists who were arrested after protesting against the soya facility built by the US multinational Cargill.

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