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Illegal logging in Cameroon

Feature story | 22 April, 2003 at 0:00

Imagine looking up and seeing a thick canopy every shade of green, rays of sunlight streaming through leaves as birds twitter and chirp. The humidity is so thick it hangs like a fog over the damp plants on the ground. Something moves in the...

Genetic engineering stuck in Dark Ages

Feature story | 22 April, 2003 at 0:00

Fifty years ago, in 1953, the structure of DNA was discovered and hailed as the "secret of life". A complete understanding of living organisms seemed to be certain. However, fundamental questions regarding how DNA and genes actually work remained...

New evidence reveals urgent need for strong legislation to tackle illegal timber imports

Press release | 22 April, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace today, together with Centre pour l'Environnement et le Developpement and Forests Monitor published new evidence that hightlights the urgent need for stronger legislation to stop illegal logging and trade in illegal timber. As the EU...

Greenpeace calls for new EU rule for nuclear power plant decommissioning funds

Press release | 22 April, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace today published the results of an economic study exposing the uncertainties and complexities surrounding nuclear power plant decommissioning reserve funds across Member States and the market distortions created by the unrestrained...

Return to Sender: Unilever ships mercury waste back to USA from India

Press release | 17 April, 2003 at 0:00

After two years of campaigning by Greenpeace and local community groups, a major victory was declared with the return today of toxic mercury waste (1) to the United States. Most of the 289 tonnes of mercury contaminated waste (2) currently...

Monsanto & Genetic Engineering - Risks for Investors

Publication | 16 April, 2003 at 0:00

GE company Monsanto received the lowest environmental rating from Innovest Strategic Value Advisors. This implies the firm has above risk exposure and less sophisticated management than peers. The report illustrates that Monsanto faces business...

Executive summary: Monsanto & Genetic Engineering - Risks for Investors

Publication | 16 April, 2003 at 0:00

Executive Summary of Innovest report on Monsanto's GE strategy

Monsanto: heading for disaster?

Feature story | 16 April, 2003 at 0:00

Monsanto, the company that gave us PCBs, Agent Orange, pesticides and beef growth hormones, is desperate to get us to plant their genetically engineered (GE) seeds, spray them with their herbicides and eat GE foods. Will they get away with it?

Global voices say no to war

Feature story | 16 April, 2003 at 0:00

What role could the European Union play in restoring international law and order through the UN Charter? Help us call on world leaders gathering in Athens to prevent another illegal war.

Monsanto Investors Face Catastrophic Risk

Press release | 16 April, 2003 at 0:00

 

The Greenpeace world balloon at the Acropolis

Image | 15 April, 2003 at 1:00

The Greenpeace world balloon at the Acropolis in Athens where EU leaders are meeting.

Activists from the Greenpeace ship Esperanza

Image | 15 April, 2003 at 1:00

Activists from the Greenpeace ship Esperanza climbing on board the Russian factory fishing trawler "Patrakeevka" to tell them about the threat of trawling to the cod stocks.

Is there a cod?

Feature story | 15 April, 2003 at 0:00

The cod stocks in the Barents sea are disappearing. The stocks are showing the same tendencies as the Newfoundland cod stocks just before they collapsed. The Greenpeace ship Espereanza is now patrolling in the Barents sea north of Norway to...

Greenpeace balloon at Athens Acropolis -

Press release | 15 April, 2003 at 0:00

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