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Divert excessive weapon spending to achieve clean energy future

Blog entry by Jen Maman | 14 April, 2014 2 comments

According to new figures released on Monday, last year a whopping US$1747 billion was spent on armies across the world. Modest decreases in spending in austerity hit Western Europe and reduced spending in the US, which is still the...

One year after Rio+20: The movement for a better world is growing

Blog entry by Daniel Mittler | 21 June, 2013 4 comments

One year after the biggest ever UN Summit closed at Rio de Janeiro , Brazil is in the news again. An impressive and large movement is growing as people stand up for their right to fairly-priced public transport and for a better...

One year later

Topic | 22 April, 2005 at 8:34

NGO leaders take it to Putin

Press release | 4 July, 2006 at 2:00

Energy security requires an energy revolution to save the climate was the message that Greenpeace took to Russian Federation President Vladimir Putin at a meeting with international NGO leaders at the Novo-Ogarevo presidential residence outside...

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

Press release | 28 April, 2004 at 2:00

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...

Eleven Nobel Peace Prize winners write to Russian President Vladimir Putin over...

Press release | 17 October, 2013 at 10:00

Amsterdam, 17 October 2013 - Eleven Nobel Peace Prize laureates including Archbishop Desmond Tutu have written a joint letter to Russian President Vladimir Putin offering their support to twenty eight Greenpeace International activists, a...

Piracy charge against Arctic activists 'an assault on peaceful protest' - Greenpeace

Press release | 2 October, 2013 at 11:55

Amsterdam, 2 October 2013 - The Russian state prosecutor today laid charges of piracy against a Greenpeace activist who protested against oil drilling in the Arctic. A freelance videographer has also been charged with piracy, which carries a...

The end of KEDO: Why supplying a nuclear reactor to North Korea would have increased...

Publication | 23 May, 2006 at 2:00

The discussion about the North Korean demand for nuclear reactor technology in exchange for abandoning its nuclear weapons program is premised on the misconception that Light Water Reactors are "proliferation resistant". This briefing has been...

Cover letter to UN International Atomic Energy Agency to reform its mandate.

Publication | 11 April, 2006 at 2:00

Cover letter sent to the UN International Atomic Energy Agency concerning the call from former Environment Ministers for the Agency to stop promoting nuclear power.

Letter to foreign ministers of the NPT

Publication | 21 April, 2004 at 2:00

As you will be aware nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) member States will meet at the third and final Preparatory Committee (PrepCom) meeting in New York before the 2005 NPT Review Conference (RevCon).This PrepCom will be an important test...

State of Conflict

Publication | 3 November, 2003 at 1:00

The report 'State of Conflict' focuses on the Brazilian Amazon state of Pará, where industrial activities are surging ahead leaving the law behind. It concentrates on the two most aggressive industrial frontiers in Pará State: the regions of...

April 2003 Non Proliferation Treaty Preparatory Committee -- Challenges and Opportunities

Publication | 24 April, 2003 at 2:00

Greenpeace outlines the most significant world challenges (the invasion of Iraq has created an enormous public mobilisation globally in favour of peace and disarmament)and suggests steps NPT state parties could take at the upcoming Prepcomm to...

Then and Now

Topic | 21 April, 2005 at 9:42

Say no to war

Topic | 22 April, 2005 at 8:32

Commitment to a sustainable peace

Blog entry by Kumi Naidoo | 21 September, 2012 11 comments

What is peace? In a world at times ravaged by armed conflict, from Africa to Asia, is peace simply an absence of war? Or is there more to it than that? Today, on the International Day of Peace, it is important to reflect on some of...

Rainbow Warrior Blocks Military Port

Press release | 1 February, 2003 at 1:00

EU needs to prove it deserves Nobel Peace prize

Blog entry by Jen Maman | 10 December, 2012

Today I watched, along with millions of others across the globe, the Noble Peace Prize being awarded to the European Union for its contribution to the "advancement of peace and reconciliation, democracy and human rights in Europe." ...

Conditions for a Nuclear Free Middle East

Publication | 18 February, 2007 at 19:35

The goal of a Nuclear Weapons Free Zone in the Middle East, and more generally a weapons of mass destruction (WMD) free zone in the Middle East, has been repeatedly affirmed by all states involved as well as the international community at the...

Basic rules for the Non-Proliferation Treaty States: negotiation and nuclear...

Press release | 21 April, 2004 at 2:00

Addressing an urgent need to ensure peace, Greenpeace has called on the 186 State Parties to the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) to commit to serious and effective negotiations of the Treaty which will lead to actual nuclear disarmament...

An Overview of Nuclear Facilities in Iran, Israel and Turkey

Publication | 18 February, 2007 at 20:00

This review of nuclear developments in the Middle East focuses on Turkey, Iran and Israel, but contains lessons and warnings for all countries in the region. In each country the report outlines some of the possible risks to the environment and...

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