Ian Chun Yin Ian Cheng

Events

The birth of Greenpeace in Vancouver, Canada

1969

The Campaign against whaling ship and whale hunting

1973

Greenpeace set up office in London, UK and Paris, FR

1977

Rainbow Warrior sunk by French official in New Zealand

1985

Peak worldwide membership - Around 4.8 million members

1991

Greenpeace was awarded for "outstanding contributions to the protection of the Earth's ozone layer"

1997

Greenpeace, along with other NGOs, boycotted ESSO garages in UK

2001

Greenpeace launched Go-Beyond-Oil Campaign

2010

"Save the Arctic" Campaign launched

2012

Royal Dutch Shell ended its exploration for Arctic oil due to Greenpeace's Campaign

2015