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Environmentalist climbs to the Global Rescue

Image | 12 November, 2003 at 0:00

Environmentalist climbs to the Global Rescue Station, a platform built 65m up a tree in the Styx Valley, Tasmania.

Sakyo

Image | 12 November, 2003 at 0:00

Sakyo - Japanese environmentalist on a tree sit 65m up a tree in the Styx Valley.

British ships sent to India for scrap while US ghost fleet denied entry to UK

Press release | 12 November, 2003 at 0:00

As the British government continues to refuse permits for scrapping the first of the controversial US navy "ghost ships" which arrive in the UK today, Greenpeace has uncovered British vessels being shipped to India - contravening international...

World's tallest tree protest to stop Japanese Companies' imports of 'ancient forest'...

Press release | 12 November, 2003 at 0:00

The ancient Styx Forest in the Australian island of Tasmania has been put in the global spotlight today with the construction of a 'tree sit', dubbed the Global Rescue Station, that will house activists from four countries 65 metres above the...

Autumn 2003 in Pictures

Slideshow | 11 November, 2003

Rainbow Warrior on toxic patrol in India

Image | 11 November, 2003 at 0:00

Rainbow Warrior on toxic patrol in India

The Prestige Disaster: One Year On.

Publication | 10 November, 2003 at 0:00

Far away from the press headlines, an almost silent battle is being fought between those who profit from the business of transporting hazardous substances by sea and those of us who defend drastic measures to prevent new oil slicks. Ever since...

Prestige: one year on

Feature story | 10 November, 2003 at 0:00

The Prestige oil tanker sank on November 13th, 2002. But this Thursday marks not the one year anniversary of an accident, but year one of a decade-long disaster. Despite this, criminally little has been done to prevent the recurrence of a...

Greenpeace activists joined by giant trees

Image | 10 November, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace activists joined by giant trees called Ents, that fans will recognise from the Lord of the Rings, have welcomed government delegates from around the world to the 9th meeting of biodiversity (SBSTTA).

A year after the Prestige disaster and still no lessons learned

Press release | 10 November, 2003 at 0:00

A year has passed since the Prestige disaster but the impacts of the oil spill along the coast of north-west Spain will continue for at least a decade, says Greenpeace. The effects continue to cause severe ecological and economic damage in the...

Prime Opportunity to Protect Life on Earth Today

Press release | 10 November, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace activists this morning unfolded banners that read:  "Protect Life on Earth today", while three Ents, the giant living trees that fought against their destruction in Lord of the Rings - The Two Towers, welcomed government delegates from...

One year after the Prestige disaster and still no lessons learned

Press release | 10 November, 2003 at 0:00

A year has passed since the Prestige disaster but the impacts of the oil spill along the coast of north-west Spain will continue for at least a decade, says Greenpeace. The effects continue to cause severe ecological and economic damage in the...

EU Council Conclusions - FLEGT

Publication | 7 November, 2003 at 0:00

Considering the Council Resolution of 11 November 1999 on forests and development where it recommended the Community and the Member States to contribute to the partnership for action between the Community, its Member States, partner countries,...

Noranda, from Canada to Patagonia, a Life of Crime

Publication | 6 November, 2003 at 0:00

One of the world’s largest integrated mining and metals companies, the Canadian-founded Noranda, Inc. has left a trail of pollution across the Americas. Noranda has accumulated over US$1.2 million of fines for breaching environmental ...

Japanese whale fleet ready

Feature story | 6 November, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace has learned that five vessels will set forth shortly from Shimonoseki in Japan, perhaps as early as Friday, to hunt whales once again. They continue to do so despite a worldwide moratorium on commercial whaling, under the false...

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