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Forest Crime: EU enlargement programme fuels the destruction of Indonesia's last...

Publication | 11 May, 2004 at 0:00

Despite its repeated international commitments at the G8, in Johannesburg and at the recent Convention on Biodiversity, the European Union still has no comprehensive approach to tackling the trade in illegal timber.

Greenpeace Biosafety Inspectors investigate Soya processing plant

Press release | 11 May, 2004 at 0:00

25 Greenpeace activists initiated an inspection today at Bunge soya processing plant in Passo Fundo, in the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul. Most of the GE soya planted in Brazil is in the region of Rio Grande do Sul. Passo Fundo is located...

50 Greenpeace activists expose use of wood from illegal-timber traders at EU building...

Press release | 11 May, 2004 at 0:00

Greenpeace International today declared the Economic and Social Committee (ECOSOC) and Berlaymont buildings in Brussels as "Forest Crime Scenes" after undercover investigations showed that wood used in their renovation originates from companies...

EU Forest Crime Scene

Feature story | 11 May, 2004 at 0:00

The Greenpeace Forest Crimes Unit have descended on the swanky refurbished EU buildings in Brussels after undercover investigations revealed that wood used in their renovation originated from companies associated with the illegal and destructive...

Victory: Monsanto drops GE Wheat

Feature story | 11 May, 2004 at 0:00

There's a reason to celebrate today: Monsanto has caved at last and given up on further development or open field trials of its genetically engineered "Roundup Ready" wheat. Monsanto won't admit it has bowed to overwhelming market rejection, but...

Ronald McDonald is arrested in New Zealand

Image | 11 May, 2004 at 0:00

Ronald McDonald is arrested in New Zealand after protesting against McDonalds use of GE-fed chicken

Greenpeace climbers say NO to GE

Image | 10 May, 2004 at 1:00

Greenpeace climbers say NO to Genetically Engineered (GE) Soya. Activists uncovered thousands of tonnes of GE soya in warehouses in the Italian port of Ravenna.

GE camaigners target warehouses in Ravenna

Image | 10 May, 2004 at 1:00

GE camaigners target warehouses in Ravenna, Italy

Monsanto Drops Genetically Engineered Wheat

Press release | 10 May, 2004 at 0:00

Greenpeace today declared victory for the environment with the announcement by Monsanto that they would suspend further development or open field trials of its genetically engineered, Roundup Ready wheat. Since 2001, a diverse body of groups,...

Greenpeace holds GE soya importers responsible for their actions

Press release | 10 May, 2004 at 0:00

Seventy Greenpeace activists this morning uncovered thousands of tonnes of Genetically Engineered (GE) soya in warehouses in the Italian port of Ravenna. Recent samples taken from one of the warehouses have proven to be GE positive. Activists...

GE soya importers targeted in Italy

Feature story | 10 May, 2004 at 0:00

This morning 70 international Greenpeace activists uncovered thousands of tonnes of Genetically Engineered (GE) soya in warehouses in the Italian port of Ravenna. Recent samples taken from one of the warehouses have proven to be GE positive.

A Greenpeace activist climbs the anchor chain

Image | 9 May, 2004 at 1:00

A Greenpeace activist climbs the anchor chain and displays a banner on the Panamanian bulk carrier, Keoyang Majesty. The ship, which was intercepted by the Greenpeace ship MV Esperanza early this morning is carrying 40,000 tonnes of Argentinian...

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...

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