Press Centre

This section is intended for journalists and media professionals. It lists the latest photographs, videos, press releases, and reports which we are distributing to the media. Use the drop down menu to sort by campaign.

Go directly to Press Contacts or latest Press Releases.

Follow us on Twitter: @greenpeacepress and @greenpeacepix

The latest updates

 

Japanese nuclear waste shipment defies security and environmental concerns

Press release | 19 January, 2004 at 0:00

A shipment of highly radioactive, nuclear waste (1) is scheduled to leave the French port of Cherbourg this afternoon and spend up to six weeks sailing to Japan without any security protection and without armed escort, Greenpeace warned today.

'Picture of Innocence'

Press release | 17 January, 2004 at 0:00

Over a thousand people gathered today on South Beach, Miami to create a massive 'human art' image in creative protest against the unprecedented prosecution of Greenpeace by the U.S Administration. Supporters of the international environmental...

Increased scepticism over the economics of whaling

Press release | 14 January, 2004 at 0:00

The market for whale meat is small and decreasing in whaling nations Iceland, Norway and Japan due to changed eating habits and fear of environmental toxins. A future export of Icelandic whale meat must be considered as very remote. (1)

Brazil's Federal Prosecutors call for demolition of Cargill's Soya facilities in the...

Press release | 11 December, 2003 at 0:00

Dramatic images of the Amazon rainforest on fire have been released by Greenpeace to highlight the devastating impacts of Soya production in the region. At the same time, one of the main forces behind the expansion of Soya production in Para...

UN International Maritime Organisation fails to heed warnings

Press release | 5 December, 2003 at 0:00

The UN International Maritime Organisation (IMO) failed to protect people and the oceans from bad shipping practices today. Although guidelines on ship recycling were adopted, they are only voluntary so the shipping industry can continue...

Disappearing ice sends a warning for global climate systems

Press release | 5 December, 2003 at 0:00

Ice in the polar regions, Greenland and in glaciers around the world is melting at an alarming rate as global temperatures increase, and could have radical implications for the future global climate,according to an upcoming book edited by...

New poll show that Icelanders believe the environment needs Greenpeace.

Press release | 4 December, 2003 at 0:00

The people of Iceland are on the threshold of choosing a new environmental path for the future and adopting a new view of the whales in its surrounding oceans. A new finding by Gallup, the opinion research firm, has revealed that 48% of the...

No more dirty nuclear for Europe, Go wind!

Press release | 4 December, 2003 at 0:00

This morning 40 Greenpeace activists displayed 10 wind turbines on the grounds of a nuclear power plant in Penly, France while unfolding a banner on the plant's reactor building saying 'No nukes, Go wind'. The action was taken due to the decision...

Ancient Forests Can't Be Copied

Press release | 3 December, 2003 at 0:00

A new Greenpeace campaign aimed at a number of photocopy papers that are currently available in Europe is launched today in Finland. Certain copy paper manufacturers are using paper that is being derived from ancient forests in northern Finland.

Greenpeace joins Global Day of Action Against Corporate Crimes to Commemorate 19th...

Press release | 3 December, 2003 at 0:00

On the 19th anniversary of the world's worst industrial disaster, the Bhopal gas tragedy of 1984, Greenpeace and the International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal (ICJB), held a global day of action against corporate crimes. The protests, in 16...

1641 - 1650 of 2046 results.