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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...

Greenpeace Briefing : News Of Note

Publication | 23 April, 2004 at 0:00

This briefing highlights some of the statements making news over the last few months. Most give rise to serious questions about countries commitment to the NPT as well as highlighting serious proliferation challenges ahead.

Modern Pit Facility

Publication | 23 April, 2004 at 0:00

The US Government is currently preparing to construct a new plutonium pit production facility capable of producing up to 900 new pits per year. This briefing argues that this action clearly displays an unwillingness on the part of the US to...

U.S. obfuscation on article VI – half truths parading as fact

Publication | 23 April, 2004 at 0:00

At the 2003 NPT Prep Com, US Deputy Representative to the conference on Disarmamen, Sherwood McGinnis delivered a statement intended to demonstrate the US commitment to the NPT and its desire to be fully transparent on Article VI. This briefing...

The G8's global partnership against the spread of weapons and materials of mass...

Publication | 23 April, 2004 at 0:00

The Global Partnership Against the Spread of Weapons and Materials of Mass Destruction was launched at the G8's Kananaskis Summit in Canada in 2002. A key part of the program was the disposition of surplus Russian weapons plutonium via MOX fuel.

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