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Greenpeace holds GE soya importers responsible for their actions

Press release | 10 May, 2004 at 0:00

Seventy Greenpeace activists this morning uncovered thousands of tonnes of Genetically Engineered (GE) soya in warehouses in the Italian port of Ravenna. Recent samples taken from one of the warehouses have proven to be GE positive. Activists...

GE soya imports to Italy exposed reject as part of Greenpeace global action against GMOs

Press release | 9 May, 2004 at 0:00

The Greenpeace ship "Esperanza" this morning intercepted the Panama-registered bulk carrier, Keoyang Majesty, carrying 40,000 thousands tonnes of Argentinean Genetically Engineered (GE) soya to demand an end to the massive contamination of the...

Greenpeace condemns whale hunts

Press release | 7 May, 2004 at 0:00

Despite public condemnation Japanese and Norwegian whaling fleets will set sail next week for their annual hunt. "The justification surrounding the whale hunt is based on deceit and shows a total disregard for scientific fact," said John Frizell...

Greenpeace launches diplomatic initiative to ban bomb making material

Press release | 4 May, 2004 at 0:00

At a press conference in the United Nations today, Greenpeace launched a Treaty for a complete ban on material capable of being used for nuclear weapons. As a consequence of the failure of nuclear-armed states to disarm and stop the production,...

Greenpeace stops Argentinian GE shipment to Brazilian port

Press release | 3 May, 2004 at 0:00

Greenpeace activists from the Arctic Sunrise prevented the ship "Global Wind" entering the port of Paranagua. A Greenpeace activist chained himself to the anchor chain of "Global Wind", labelling the ship with a banner saying "GE". The "Global...

Time to switch from nuclear to clean energy

Press release | 29 April, 2004 at 0:00

Greenpeace activists today called for an end to Belgian plans to spend tens of millions of Euros to keep its dangerous old reactor running well beyond its design life. The activists unveiled banners calling for a switch to safe and clean...

U.S. ignores calls for nuclear disarmament at UN meeting

Press release | 28 April, 2004 at 0:00

Since the beginning of the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) conference at the UN on Monday, the U.S. have defiantly ignored strong calls from many delegations for the nuclear weapons states to disarm. Disarmament is the bottom line of the...

GE soya imports to Spain exposed and rejected as part of Greenpeace global action...

Press release | 28 April, 2004 at 0:00

'Gene Detectives' from the Greenpeace ship, the MV Esperanza, today intercepted and boarded a ship, the 'Winner', carrying thousands of tons of GE soya to demand an end to the massive contamination of the Spanish food supply by GE soya imports.

GE soya imports to Spain exposed and rejected as part of Greenpeace global action...

Press release | 28 April, 2004 at 0:00

‘Gene Detectives’ from the Greenpeace ship, the MV Esperanza, today intercepted and boarded a ship, the ‘Winner’, carrying thousands of tons of GE soya to demand an end to the massive contamination of the Spanish food supply by GE soya imports.

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,...

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