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An anti

Image | 16 September, 2003 at 1:00

An anti-whaling stencil on a wall in the North Icelandic port town of Akureyri. Dissent against whaling is rare in Iceland, but becoming more widespread, mainly against the young, with the decision to resume whaling in September 2003.

Icelanding whaling support declines

Feature story | 16 September, 2003 at 0:00

Our presence in Iceland is starting to turn the tide of opinion on this North Atlantic Island. The Icelandic Government is now reviewing the so-called "scientific whaling" programme and the Prime Minister recently indicated that if no export...

An anti

Image | 16 September, 2003 at 0:00

An anti-whaling stencil on a wall in the North Icelandic port town of Akureyri.

Logging in Finland.

Image | 16 September, 2003 at 0:00

Logging in Finland.

Staunch whaling nation, but for how long?

Press release | 16 September, 2003 at 0:00

The Rainbow Warrior this morning met with the Icelandic whaling vessel Sigurbjörg on the south coast of Iceland and documented the whale hunt. Meanwhile the Icelandic Government is reviewing the ongoing so called scientific whaling in Iceland.

Messages of protest from around the world

Image | 15 September, 2003 at 1:00

Messages of protest from around the world which we displayed at the trade meeting in Cancun which was closed to protestors.

Nuclear weapons could be closer to where

Image | 15 September, 2003 at 0:00

Nuclear weapons could be closer to where you live than you think.

USA and EU sink the WTO round in Cancun and we call on governments to create a new...

Press release | 14 September, 2003 at 0:00

The fifth WTO ministerial conference failed to reach an agreement today. This failure is the "expected" end of a trade system ruled by WTO with a single-minded objective of trade liberalisation. Greenpeace urges governments to rapidly convene an...

Greenpeace Turns Back U.S. Forced Trade from Mexico

Press release | 13 September, 2003 at 0:00

The first attempt to undermine the Biosafety Protocol - an international law which came into force yesterday allowing countries to reject GMOs - appeared to have failed today as the Captain of a ship carrying GE contaminated US maize bound for...

Activists block US genetically engineered

Image | 12 September, 2003 at 1:00

Activists block US genetically engineered maize from offloading at Vera Cruz, Mexico

Greenpeace enforces international law to stop GMOs entering Mexico

Press release | 12 September, 2003 at 0:00

As the World Trade Organisation meeting in Mexico looks set to leave developing countries at the mercy of the US and biotech companies like Monsanto, Greenpeace stopped the first shipment of genetically engineered maize entering Mexico after a...

Minke caught by the whaling ship from Isafjordur

Image | 11 September, 2003 at 1:00

Minke caught by the whaling ship from Isafjordur in NW Iceland. Whalers cut the whale on board and place it in containers before bringing their boat in to the harbour.

Minke caught by the whaling ship from Isafjordur

Image | 11 September, 2003 at 1:00

Minke caught by the whaling ship from Isafjordur in NW Iceland. Whalers cut the whale on board and place it in containers before bringing their boat in to the harbour.

Activists from the Greenpeace ship MV Arctic

Image | 11 September, 2003 at 1:00

Activists from the Greenpeace ship MV Arctic Sunrise intercepted the MV Ikan Altamira carrying 40.000 t of US GMO contaminated maize/corn as in response to fresh evidence that the US was dumping genetically engineered crops across the border...

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