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Esperanza takes action in Spain

Feature story | 28 April, 2004 at 0:00

This morning our 'Gene Detectives' from the Esperanza intercepted and boarded the 'Winner' a ship carrying thousands of tons of GE soya where it is anchored just off Malaga in southern Spain.

Tim Georgeson Photos of Styx Valley

Slideshow | 27 April, 2004

Rainbow Warrior captain arrested

Feature story | 27 April, 2004 at 0:00

It took eight hours, a powerful tugboat and the specialist division of the water police to end the Rainbow Warrior's blockade of the The Rhein, a ship transporting Genetically Engineered (GE) soya in Port Kembla Harbour. Despite the arrest of the...

Greenpeace activists use a "cherry picker"

Image | 26 April, 2004 at 1:00

Greenpeace activists use a "cherry picker" to express Australia's feelings about genetically modified soya used in chicken feed by Inghams, Australia's largest chicken producer

Derek Nicholls

Image | 26 April, 2004 at 1:00

Derek Nicholls, (left) captain of Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior, was arrested when the ship anchored to prevent the departure of the MV Rhein carrying genetically engineered soya.

Greenpeace flagship the Rainbow Warrior

Image | 26 April, 2004 at 1:00

Greenpeace flagship the Rainbow Warrior, prevented the departure of the Rhein, a ship carrying genetically modified soya in the port of Port Kembla, New South Wales

Increasing rejection of GE Food in China

Press release | 26 April, 2004 at 0:00

Seventy-eight food brands in China, the world's largest food market announced today they are now officially committed to not selling genetically engineered (GE) food. These non-GE brands are listed in the Shoppers' Guide to Avoiding GE Food,...

Nuclear proliferation starts at home

Feature story | 26 April, 2004 at 0:00

While the glare of the world's media is focused upon the release of Mordechai Vanunu after 18 years in prison for revealing the world's most open secret - that Israel has the bomb - diplomats from all over the world are preparing for an important...

Logging destruction of Styx Valley

Feature story | 26 April, 2004 at 0:00

In March 2004, photographer Tim Georgeson overcame his fear of heights and returned to his native country, travelling to the Styx Valley Global Rescue Station in Tasmania, Australia. His photo's and audio interview document the destruction of...

GE campaigners in action

Slideshow | 23 April, 2004

Puzzlin Evidence: who is this man

Image | 23 April, 2004 at 1:00

Puzzlin Evidence: who is this man, and how many nuclear weapons does he have?

The U.S., article VI and the 13 steps: continued defiance or reluctant compliance?

Publication | 23 April, 2004 at 0:00

At the 2000 Review Conference, Parties to the NPT agreed 13 practical steps towards disarmament. This briefing shows how Greenpeace believes these steps can be strengthened by the 2005 Review. onference.

Nuclear shipments and the NPT

Publication | 23 April, 2004 at 0:00

Shipments of nuclear material represent a security risk and threat to the economies and environments of coastal states that is both unnecessary and unacceptable. This briefing particularly addresses those issues of relevance to Small Island...

Planning for failure -international nuclear safeguards and the Rokkasho-mura...

Publication | 23 April, 2004 at 0:00

This paper attempts to explain the evolution of safeguards since the beginning of the nuclear age, and specifically to analyze the safeguards technology to be applied at the Rokkasho-mura reprocessing facility in Japan. This facility is the most...

The proliferation security initiative

Publication | 23 April, 2004 at 0:00

The US lead Proliferation Security Initiative is intended to address the growing proliferation problem by 'enhancing' national and international export control enforcement mechanisms. This briefing argues that the PSI is of dubious legal status...

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