whaling

The Bob Brown Foundation’s Young Environmentalist of the Year – Peter Hammarstedt

Tuesday, 2 September 2014

The Bob Brown Foundation’s 2014 Young Environmentalist of the Year, and $2000 prize money, was awarded to Peter Hammarstedt, captain of the Sea Shepherd ship Bob Barker.

“Peter Hammarstedt's maturity and courage under extreme duress from the Japanese whale-killers belie his age of 30,” said Bob Brown.

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South Korea to start whaling

Monday, 9 July 2012

At the International Whaling Commission last week, South Korea announced it will re-commence whaling as soon as mid-2013.

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Ecowarrior: Toru Suzuki

Tuesday, 1 November 2011

As half of the ‘Tokyo Two’ that made headlines three years ago for intercepting embezzled whale meat, Japan’s Toru Suzuki is continuing his battle with his country’s government-aided whaling industry.

2010 - taking positive action with Greenpeace

Monday, 10 January 2011

Greenpeace helped to inspire action in millions of supporters around the world in last year. Here’s a quick look at 99 of the best Greenpeace images from 2010.

Can We Stop Whaling?

Friday, 11 June 2010

All focus has been on whaling lately with Australia announcing that it’s taking Tokyo to court over so-called "scientific" whaling in the Southern Ocean. The legal application is being lodged with the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague.

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