New Genetically Engineered (GE) Crop Will Sharply Increase Use of Toxic Pesticide, a “Probable Human Carcinogen”

New Genetically Engineered (GE) Crop Will Sharply Increase Use of Toxic Pesticide, a “Probable Human Carcinogen”


Source: Centre for Food Safety The U.S. Department of Agriculture has quietly approved the first of a new generation of GE crops resistant to more toxic herbicides.  The first crop […]

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GM crops are no solution to malnutrition! Groups in Asia support Filipino farmers’ uprooting of Golden Rice

GM crops are no solution to malnutrition! Groups in Asia support Filipino farmers’ uprooting of Golden Rice


Source: GRAIN PRESS RELEASE August 29, 2013 On August 8, 2013 more than 400 farmers, church people, students, academics and consumers uprooted a field trial of genetically modified (GM) rice […]

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Just Because Science Can Genetically Engineer Foods, Doesn’t Mean We Should

Just Because Science Can Genetically Engineer Foods, Doesn’t Mean We Should


Source: Forbes online  Recently the debate over genetically modified (GMO) foods has heated up again.  In just the past few weeks, articles about GMOs have appeared inSlate, the New York Times, […]

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Africa’s Food Sovereignty Under Attack By Corporate Interests

Africa’s Food Sovereignty Under Attack By Corporate Interests


Press Release, 15 August 2013. From the Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa Africa’s Food Sovereignty Under Attack By Corporate Interests Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa (AFSA), a coalition of pan-African […]

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Food Sovereignty Prize Honors Grassroots Initiatives in Haiti, Brazil, Basque Country, Mali and India

Food Sovereignty Prize Honors Grassroots Initiatives in Haiti, Brazil, Basque Country, Mali and India


[Alliance for Food Sovereignty US | Food Sovereignty Prize | Turn the Tables on the Food Crisis] Press release  August 13, 2013 NEW YORK CITY—Five innovative grassroots groups from across […]

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2nd to 8th September is GM Health Risk Week

2nd to 8th September is GM Health Risk Week


A week of discussion and debate examining new evidence into the risks GM food poses to human health, the food system and democracy. Including talks and debates with French scientist […]

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GMO imposition on Ghanaians, lessons from Argentina

GMO imposition on Ghanaians, lessons from Argentina


Posted in Ghanaweb.net Since the issue of the brazen attempts by a handful of so-called “experts” in our scientific community and Ghana’s political class – the opposition and the ruling […]

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