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Greenpeace delays the docking of the timber

Image | 22 March, 2005 at 1:00

Greenpeace delays the docking of the timber carrier Skyman in the Port of Leixoes near Porto in Portugal. Inflatables launched from the Greenpeace ship The Arctic Sunrise were kept away from the vessel by harbour police, allowing the Skyman to...

Olusosum Dump Site, Lagos

Image | 21 November, 2008 at 1:00

A man carries a rusted piece of metal through the Olusosum dump site. The site is government run by the agency Lagos Waste Management Authority ( LAWMA ) and is one of 6 sites taking in general waste from all over Lagos.

Greenpeace opens a Climate Rescue Station

Image | 12 November, 2008 at 1:00

Greenpeace opens a Climate Rescue Station on the edge of an open coal mine in Poland. Coal the single greatest threat facing our climate. Poland uses coal to produce 93% of its electricity. The Station has been set up in the run up to crucial UN...

Greenpeace activists board a cargo ship entering

Image | 17 March, 2008 at 1:00

Greenpeace activists board a cargo ship entering the port of Caen, France. The ship is loaded with timber sourced from companies with links to illegal logging operations in the Amazon. The action exposes Europe’s role in fuelling the destruction...

Activists from the Greenpeace ship MV Arctic

Image | 9 March, 2008 at 1:00

Activists from the Greenpeace ship MV Arctic Sunrise write “Stolen wood” on the site of the Chinese ship HUA TUO carrying timber from destructive logging in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Thousands of people joined a rally in protest

Image | 5 March, 2008 at 1:00

Thousands of people joined a rally in protest against a proposed 164 MW coal fired power plant which would contribute to global climate change and lock the country in a dirty energy cycle for years to come.

Greenpeace activists light up the rooms of

Image | 19 May, 2007 at 2:00

Greenpeace activists light up the rooms of the luxury hotel 'Le Meridien' in the heart of India's capital, New Delhi to read 'CUT CO2'. Greenpeace is calling for urgent action to fight climate change - the biggest environmental threat facing the...

Greenpeace activists hang a 12 by 3 metre

Image | 23 October, 2007 at 3:00

Greenpeace activists hang a 12 by 3 metre banner reading “Ban GMO’s NOW” on the Arc de Triomphe in Paris urging the French government to ban genetically modified organisms. The government is expected to decide in the next few days on the future...

Dead bluefin tuna underwater

Image | 15 June, 2007 at 3:00

Dead bluefin tuna underwater.Greenpeace is calling on the countries of the Mediterranean to protect bluefin tuna with marine reserves in their breeding and feeding areas. They would become part of a global network of marine reserves across 40% of...

People took to the streets in Buenos Aires

Image | 27 May, 2007 at 3:00

People took to the streets in Buenos Aires, Argentina and in more than 50 locations around the world for the Big Blue March, voicing their support for the world's whales, and calling for an end to commercial whaling. The International Whaling...

Greenpeace activists display whales and dolphins

Image | 21 May, 2007 at 3:00

Greenpeace activists display whales and dolphins that have been drowned in nets and killed by ship strike with a banner messages reading 'ANOTHER 300,000 DEAD - DEFEND THE WHALES' in the centre of Berlin, Germany.Greenpeace is highlighting a...

Greenpeace activists abseiled off the top

Image | 7 May, 2007 at 3:00

Greenpeace activists abseiled off the top of the Crowne Plaza hotel in Port Moresby, where delegates were gathering for the start of the 42nd International Tropical Timber Organization’s (ITTO) committee meeting, and unfurled a banner which read...

Greenpeace activist displays a banner at

Image | 11 April, 2007 at 17:50

Greenpeace activist displays a banner at the European HQ of the World Bank in Paris.40 million people depend on the DRC's rainforest. Few benefit from logging. The World Bank admits that in the last three years, none of the forest area taxes paid...

Greenpeace activists protest in front of

Image | 22 March, 2007 at 1:00

Greenpeace activists protest in front of the largest pulp producers in Europe, Botnia, to demand a stop to the destruction of ancient forests in Northern Lapland. At the same time, activists launched a protest at the nearby Stora Enso paper mill,...

Greenpeace activists stage a protest in front

Image | 18 February, 2007 at 1:00

Greenpeace activists stage a protest in front of the Knesset, the Israeli Parliament, while a tour to advance a nuclear-free Middle-East is launched in Iran on the Rainbow Warrior, the Greenpeace flagship. Greenpeace is calling for urgent...

Greenpeace activists

Image | 13 February, 2007 at 1:00

Greenpeace activists, dressed as a whale and wearing a mask of the face of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, protest outside the first day of the "International Whaling Comission Normalisation Meeting." The meeting was called by Japan and...

Greenpeace activists dress as entrepreneurs

Image | 24 January, 2007 at 1:00

Greenpeace activists dress as entrepreneurs and enact a ‘street market’ auction under a banner stating "Indonesia’s Forests on sale" and a map of forest areas to be auctioned to highlight the Indonesia Forestry Ministry’s latest plans of...

A tearful wife of a whaler bids farewell

Image | 15 November, 2006 at 1:00

A tearful wife of a whaler bids farewell to the Japanese whaling fleet leaving Shimonoseki, bound for the Southern Ocean Whale Sanctuary with plans to harpoon 935 mink whales and 10 endangered fin whales, before returning to Japan in March 2007.

Greenpeace activists paint a symbolic crack

Image | 25 October, 2006 at 3:00

Greenpeace activists paint a symbolic crack on the 31 year old aging reactor dome at the Tihange Nuclear Plant in Belgium. Greenpeace is protesting against the 'out of date' Belgian nuclear reactors, and highlights the safety-risks involved.

Greenpeace activists create a gigantic 60

Image | 2 October, 2006 at 3:00

Greenpeace activists create a gigantic 60 metre "NO" sign crop circle in a maize field in the state of Estado de Mexico, Central Mexico. Greenpeace is demanding the Mexico Government reject proposals to break a long standing moratorium against...

A Greenpeace team has investigated and documented

Image | 24 August, 2006 at 3:00

A Greenpeace team has investigated and documented the forest fires in Sumatra, Indonesia, which have now become an annual phenomenon, thanks to the effects of unsustainable logging, and are the cause of a thick smog-like haze over the entire...

Greenpeace activists protest against the

Image | 10 August, 2006 at 3:00

Greenpeace activists protest against the contamination of Mexico's maize supply from genetically engineered (GE) maize. Greenpeace and professional crop circle makers from the UK created a 65m. "crop circle" question mark in a maize field in...

A huge area of 1645 hectares in Gleba do

Image | 20 February, 2006 at 2:00

A huge area of 1645 hectares in Gleba do Pacoval, 100km from Santarem, Amazon, illegally logged to clear land for soya plantations.

Greenpeace activists scale the Admiralty

Image | 12 July, 2006 at 2:00

Greenpeace activists scale the Admiralty Arch wing of the Cabinet Office in protest against the UK Government's use of illegally logged timber, sourced from the rainforests of Papua New Guinea, in the building's refurbishment.

As EU Environment ministers discuss in Luxembourg

Image | 27 June, 2006 at 3:00

As EU Environment ministers discuss in Luxembourg the failures of the EU to properly evaluate risks of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and to apply the precautionary principle, Greenpeace activists erect in front of the Council building 25...

Policemen look out at the Greenpeace ship

Image | 20 June, 2006 at 3:00

Policemen look out at the Greenpeace ship, the MY Arctic Sunrise, from the beach in North Frigate Bay, Saint Kitts. The ship has been banned from St. Kitts waters when it arrived last weekend prior to the start of the IWC (International Whaling...

Greenpeace activists entered the NATO site

Image | 8 June, 2006 at 3:00

Greenpeace activists entered the NATO site in Brussels, Belgium, and held a banner reading "Nukes out of NATO" on the organisation’s symbol statue. Other activists carried a full size replica of a US B61 nuclear bomb and blocked the entrance of...

Greenpeace activist parachutes over a deforested

Image | 10 May, 2006 at 3:00

Greenpeace activist parachutes over a deforested area in Belterra, in the west region of Para state, with the message "100% Crime", to protest against the soy expansion which is leading illegal deforestation, land grabbing and violence against ...

Greenpeace activists deliver radioactive

Image | 24 April, 2006 at 3:00

Greenpeace activists deliver radioactive soil from a public area outside the exclusion zone at the site of the Chernobyl disaster to the headquarters of the International Atomic Energy Authority (IAEA). The activists carry a 250kg concrete...

Organic Spanish farmers are burning their

Image | 26 February, 2006 at 2:00

Organic Spanish farmers are burning their maize harvest after it was revealed that it had been contaminated by nearby fields of genetically engineered maize.

Papuans welcome the Greenpeace flagship

Image | 14 March, 2006 at 1:00

Papuans welcome the Greenpeace flagship, Rainbow Warrior, which sailed into Papua, Indonesia, for the first time today on a mission to protect the Paradise Forests, the last ancient forests in Asia-Pacific, from illegal and destructive logging.

Welcome at Mersby

Image | 28 February, 2006 at 1:00

'Mud men' perform traditional dances to welcome the arrival of the Greenpeace flagship the Rainbow Warrior in Port Moresby's harbour.

The BR

Image | 3 August, 2005 at 2:00

The BR-163 highway in the state of Para.The road cuts directly through the National Forest and is used for illegal logging operations and deforestation inside the protected area.

Press Conference onboard the MY Esperanza

Image | 2 February, 2006 at 1:00

Press Conference onboard the MY Esperanza. The ship has returned from the Southern Ocean where Greenpeace has been confronting the Japanese whaling fleet during the last 2 and a half months.

The Yushin Maru catcher ship of the Japanese

Image | 7 January, 2006 at 1:00

The Yushin Maru catcher ship of the Japanese whaling fleet injures a whale with its first harpoon attempt, and takes a further three harpoon shots before finally killing the badly injured fleeing whale. Finally they drowned the mammal beneath the...

Antarctic minke whale killed by the Kyo Maru

Image | 5 January, 2006 at 1:00

Antarctic minke whale killed by the Kyo Maru No. 1, gets tied up prior to transfer to the factory ship, observed by Greenpeace. Greenpeace is using every peaceful available means to bring the hunt to an early endand make it the last time the...

On the last day of 2005

Image | 31 December, 2005 at 1:00

On the last day of 2005, Nicolas Schifman, Argentinean crew of Greenpeace ship MY Esperanza holds his New Years' Wish banner, in front of the Yushin Maru catcher ship of the whaling fleet from Japan. The catcher ship is closely following the...

Greenpeace activists deliver a cargo of

Image | 19 December, 2005 at 1:00

Greenpeace activists deliver a cargo of Amazon illegal timber to the Federal Police in Sao Paulo, Brazil, completing a 5-month secret operation to expose illegal logging in the Amazon. Earlier this year activists purchased 29 cubic metres of...

Greenpeace activists display banners demonstrating

Image | 12 December, 2005 at 1:00

Greenpeace activists display banners demonstrating against the departure of former French aircraft carrier Clemenceau at the Port of Toulon. The decommissioned vessel is bound for India where it will be finally dismantled in spite of containing...

The British Prime Minister gets a message

Image | 29 November, 2005 at 1:00

The British Prime Minister gets a message from Greenpeace: no nukes.

Delegates at the UN Climate Change Conference

Image | 30 November, 2005 at 1:00

Delegates at the UN Climate Change Conference in Montreal, Canada today get a first hand view of carbon dioxide emissions coming from Thailand's Mae Moh coal power plant, the largest and most notorious of its kind in SoutheastAsia. Greenpeace...

Greenpeace activists prevent Finnlines' freight

Image | 7 November, 2005 at 1:00

Greenpeace activists prevent Finnlines' freight ship 'Antares' from loading pulp and paper in the Finnish port of Kemi, Northern Finland. Activists display banners reading 'STOP FOREST CRIME' and 'DON'T FINNISH ANCIENT FORESTS' in front of the...

Big river boat trapped on a sand bank

Image | 27 October, 2005 at 3:00

Big river boat trapped on a sand bank, during one of the worst droughts ever recorded in the Amazon. The drought is severely damaging the world's largest rainforest, with wildfires breaking out, fresh drinking water becoming scarce and polluted,...

Greenpeace activists seal the entrance to

Image | 20 October, 2005 at 3:00

Greenpeace activists seal the entrance to Madrid's Queen Sofia Museum and declare it a forest crime scene.Greenpeace discovered that the museum's newly opened extension has been built using timber bought from companies involved in the illegal...

A worker in a electronic waste (e

Image | 11 August, 2005 at 3:00

A worker in a electronic waste (e-waste) recycling yard in Delhi. Greenpeace releases a report of its scientific investigations into the hazardous chemicals found in the scrap yards where electronic waste is recycled in China and India.

On eve of 60th anniversary of the atomic

Image | 5 August, 2005 at 3:00

On eve of 60th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Greenpeace volunteers fly Peace Doves, bearing messages of peace, "No More Hiroshima", "Yes to Peace", "No to Rokkasho" in Japanese as wellas in English, beside the A-Bomb Dome...

At Princes Wharf before the Rainbow Warrior

Image | 8 July, 2005 at 3:00

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 today surrounding the death of her father...

Greenpeace activists use wire cables to tie

Image | 8 June, 2005 at 3:00

Greenpeace activists use wire cables to tie the trawl doors together on the bottom trawler Ocean Reward (NZ).

Inside the Time Bomb: A seven

Image | 31 May, 2005 at 3:00

Inside the Time Bomb: A seven-year-old boy watches his mother sweep up toxic dust from the extremely hazardous chemicals lying inside the abandoned UnionCarbide factory in Bhopal, India on Tuesday 31 May 2005. Earlier this month, the Madhya...

Models

Image | 26 April, 2005 at 3:00

Models, music and human health come together at a fashion show aimed at members of the European Parliament and Council in Brussels. Clothes by Marie Cabanac for Ethic Wear.

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