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Euratom: nuking Europe's future

Feature story | 9 July, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace activists delivered 15 barrels of fake radioactive waste to the doors of the European Parliament. Nuclear power is being promoted at the heart of Europe's new Constitution. Rolling an outdated and undemocratic treaty into future EU law...

On behalf of coalition

Image | 8 July, 2003 at 1:00

On behalf of coalition, two children present European Commissioner Wallstrom with Declaration for a Toxics Free Future

Coalition presents declaration to Wallstrom

Feature story | 8 July, 2003 at 0:00

Over 22,000 people and a wide-ranging collection of public interest organisations presented a Declaration for a Toxics Free Future to European Environment Commissioner Margot Wallstrom. The Declaration calls on the European Commission to protect...

Gary Gallon

Feature story | 8 July, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace has learned with great sadness of the passing of Mr Gary Gallon, who was a member of the organisation's first board of directors.

European citizens say protects us from hazardous chemicals

Press release | 8 July, 2003 at 0:00

Today an impressive coalition of European environmental, consumer, health, and women's groups presented Europe's most widely supported submission to the European Commission's consultation on future chemicals law. The submission was presented to...

EU, don't cave in to US GMO agenda!

Feature story | 7 July, 2003 at 0:00

We gave two sacks of soy contaminated with Monsanto's genetically engineered (GE) varieties to Pascal Lamy (EU Trade Commissioner) and asked him to send them back to his US counterpart, Robert Zoellick. The right to say no to genetically...

EU Trade Commissioner Pascal Lamy receives

Image | 6 July, 2003 at 1:00

EU Trade Commissioner Pascal Lamy receives from Greenpeace Italy Genetic Engineering campaigner Federica Ferrario sacks of soy contaminated with genetically engineered (GE) varieties by the US-multinational GE company Monsanto.

Greenpeace to Lamy: don't cave in to US corporate agenda on GMOs

Press release | 6 July, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace today presented the EU Trade Commissioner Pascal Lamy and the Italian Trade Minister, Adolfo Urso, with two sacks of soy contaminated with genetically engineered (GE) varieties by the US-multinational GE company Monsanto, asking the...

Greenpeace delivers a container of radioactive

Image | 4 July, 2003 at 1:00

Greenpeace delivers a container of radioactive uranium'yellow cake found abandoned in the community outside the Tuwaitha nuclear facility, to Mr Bremmer, head of US civil administration in Baghdad.

Bond reduced, Rainbow Warrior free

Feature story | 4 July, 2003 at 0:00

Supporters in 14 cities around the world protested in front of Spanish embassies. Over 30,000 cyberactivists sent emails to the Spanish government asking for the ship's release. Even rock stars and politicians offered their help. The result: ...

US administration served Iraqi yellowcake

Feature story | 4 July, 2003 at 0:00

The "yellowcake" sample we delivered to Paul Bremer, head of the US civil administration in Iraq, is safely contained - but who knows how much is still left unsecured and unsafe in the local community. We brought Mr Bremer a container of the...

Illegal mahogany rejected by the USA is aprehended on return to brazil

Press release | 4 July, 2003 at 0:00

Ibama apprehended a container with more than 45 thousand square meters of illegal mahogany veneer last Friday at the Port of Paranagua (State of Parana;, south of Brazil), enough to pave an area of 6,5 football fields with this valuable species.

Spanish Government reduces bond for Greenpeace flagship

Press release | 4 July, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace received word this afternoon, that the Government of Spain through its Ministry of Public Works and Transport has resolved to lower the bond that was placed on the organisation's flagship, the Rainbow Warrior, from €300,000 to €6,000.

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