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Fernando Pereira

Page | September 12, 2011 at 23:18

He joined the crew of the Rainbow Warrior to bring his pictures of French nuclear testing to the world. When secret agents bombed the ship, his peaceful intention cost Fernando Pereira his life. A determined photographer, a family man, a Rainbow...

The bombing of the Rainbow Warrior

Page | November 6, 2007 at 1:09

In 1985, French secret service agents planted two bombs and sank our ship the Rainbow Warrior. One crew member was killed. It was an instance when a government chose to respond to peaceful protest with deadly force. But peaceful protest has...

We're gonna need a bigger boat!

Feature story | July 9, 2009 at 0:00

Our famous fleet of ships is about to get an extraordinary addition - The Rainbow Warrior III. It will be purpose built from the keel up to fight the greatest threat to the oceans and our world: climate change.

You can’t sink a rainbow

Blog entry by Greg | July 10, 2008

10 July 1985, 11.38pm, a bomb explodes under the Rainbow Warrior making a hole the size of a car. This first act of terrorism on New Zealand soil killed Fernando Pereira, a Dutch photographer for Greenpeace, and sparked worldwide...

Where rainbow warriors go to rest

Blog entry by jacko | May 31, 2010

Walking along the water’s edge of Matauri Bay. Not a soul in sight. Sunrise brightening the sky. The moon, still large in the sky, casts its ivory glow over the hills. A magical aura surrounds this place. Soothing, like a balm on my...

Remember the Rainbow Warrior and the Marshall Islands

Blog entry by nick | July 10, 2010

Rainbow Warrior II Today is the 25th anniversary of the bombing of the Rainbow Warrior by the French secret service in Auckland’s Marsden Wharf. It is the day we remember our colleague Fernando Pereira who was killed in the...

The commemoration ceremony of the bombing of Rainbow Warrior I

Image | July 8, 2005 at 1:00

8 June 2005 At Princes Wharf before the Rainbow Warrior departs for Matuari Bay where the commemoration ceremony of the bombing will take place, Marelle Pereira is comforted by her partner Matt after an interview surrounding the death of her...

20th anniversary of the bombing of the Rainbow Warrior

Image | July 10, 2005 at 1:00

10 JULY 2005 MATUARI BAY NEW ZEALAND Marelle Pereira daughter of Fernando Pereira, Greenpeace supporters, local tangata whenua and original crew members of the Rainbow Warrior watch as the scuba crew take the memorial sculpture of the 20th...

20th anniversary of the bombing of the Rainbow Warrior

Image | July 10, 2005 at 1:00

10 JULY 2005 MATUARI BAY NEW ZEALAND Marelle Pereira daughter of Fernando Pereira is comforted by the skipper of the Rainbow Warrior Pete Wilcox at the dawn Mauri service commemorating 20th anniversary of the bombing of the Rainbow Warrior in...

20th anniversary of the bombing of the Rainbow Warrior

Image | July 10, 2005 at 1:00

10 July 2005, MATAURI BAY NEW ZEALAND Marelle Pereira daughter of Fernando Pereira is comforted by Martini Gotje original crew member of the Rainbow Warrior at the 20th anniversary of the bombing of the Rainbow Warrior in Matauri Bay.

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