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A Guide to the 5th Ministerial Conference of the WTO

Publication | 15 August, 2003 at 0:00

The 5th WTO Ministerial Conference is set to take place in Cancun, Mexico, from 10th to 14thSeptember 2003. The preceding four Ministerial meetings were held, respectively, in Singapore(1996); Geneva (1998); Seattle (1999); and Doha (2001). The...

Stichting Greenpeace Council Annual Report 2003

Publication | 15 August, 2003 at 0:00

There are huge numbers of people on every continent who are committed to the common good, and who are no longer willing to accept the agendas of timid or inept governments or unscrupulous corporations.This global social movement has been...

Stop Icelandic whaling

Feature story | 14 August, 2003 at 0:00

Iceland announced a few days ago the resumption of its "Scientific Whaling" programme. We have turned our flagship "Rainbow Warrior" around to do something about it.

Greenpeace Rainbow Warrior Sails to the Whales of Iceland

Press release | 14 August, 2003 at 0:00

 

Why you should care about the WTO

Slideshow | 13 August, 2003

June 2003 in Pictures

Slideshow | 12 August, 2003

Toxics Action Spolana Chemical Plant in Czech Republic

Image | 10 August, 2003 at 1:00

Greenpeace activists hang a banner off the 200 meter high chimney of the Spolana Chemical Plant reading "Stop dioxin, mercury, PCB, HCB".

In the half light of dawn the boat approaches

Image | 10 August, 2003 at 1:00

In the half light of dawn the boat approaches the chemical factory. The old outdated and contaminated site is a chemical disaster waiting to happen.

Flames consume huge areas of forest in Vale

Image | 7 August, 2003 at 1:00

Flames consume huge areas of forest in Vale Alto, Portugal. Portugal has declared a national disaster after the worst forest fires in more than two decades killed nine people, torched thousands of hectares of forest and destroyed homes.

Flames consume huge areas of forest in Vale

Image | 7 August, 2003 at 1:00

Flames consume huge areas of forest in Vale Alto, Portugal. Portugal has declared a national disaster after the worst forest fires in more than two decades killed nine people, torched thousands of hectares of forest and destroyed homes.

Flames consume huge areas of forest in Vale

Image | 7 August, 2003 at 1:00

Flames consume huge areas of forest in Vale Alto, Portugal. Portugal has declared a national disaster after the worst forest fires in more than two decades killed nine people, torched thousands of hectares of forest and destroyed homes.

Community celebrates Amazon demarcation

Feature story | 6 August, 2003 at 0:00

After more than 18 years of campaigning, it's time to dance. The final line has been drawn protecting over 3.5 million hectares of Amazon rainforest, and now Brazilian indigenous people, called the Deni, celebrate the demarcation of their land.

Welcome to a warmer world

Feature story | 6 August, 2003 at 0:00

Last year parts of Europe were experiencing the worst flooding for hundreds of years. Now Europe is sweltering in a continent-wide heat wave and fatal forest fires. This extreme weather is set to become more common as climate change gathers pace.

The Deni celebrate victory in fight for land rights

Press release | 6 August, 2003 at 0:00

The Brazilian indigenous peoples, the Deni, today celebrated the completion of the demarcation of their land with traditional songs and dance after more than 18 years of campaigning. The ceremony, organized by the Deni's patarahu (chiefs), took...

Greenpeace volunteer with Deni children

Image | 5 August, 2003 at 1:00

Greenpeace volunteer with Deni children. The Brazilian indigenous peoples, the Deni, celebrate the completion of the demarcation of their land after more than 18 years of campaigning.

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