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Volunteers, supporters and bloggers share their experiences.

  • Riding for an oil free Arctic

    Blogpost by Bapi Mahanta - September 17, 2013 at 19:36
    Ice Ride Bangalore© Selvaprakash L

    Ever since the I love Arctic human banner was created on April 20, 2013 to show our solidarity to save the Arctic, we the Arctic volunteers have been looking forward to the next phase in the movement. Soon enough, the next global eve... Read more >

  • Food sovereignty, GMOs and the BRAI bill

    Blogpost by Ananya Mehta - August 22, 2013 at 1:21

    Understanding the history of GM crops in India, why the BRAI (The Biotechnology Regulatory Authority of India) Bill fails and its current status and petition. Read more >

    Various organisations including Greenpeace India launched a nation-wide campaign on June 25 demanding that the BRAI Bill, 2013, be withdrawn immediatelyVarious organisations including Greenpeace India launched a nation-wide campaign on June 25...
  • The Government’s agenda to promote GM crops will be pernicious for India

    Blogpost by Aruna Rodrigues - August 19, 2013 at 0:11

    Agendas, of course, are immune from science or to facts

    A protest against the BRAI bill and MonsantoA protest on August 8, 2013 in Delhi against the BRAI bill and Monsanto. © Karan Vaid/Greenpeace

    The final report of the Supreme Court-appointed Technical Expert Committee (TEC) was released la... Read more >

  • Monsanto crop circle

    In March, US President Barack Obama signed the HR 933 continuing resolution -- popularly called 'Monsanto Protection Act'—that effectively divests the federal courts of their constitutional power to stop the planting or sale of genetically modified ... Read more >

  • Street plays say NO to GM food and BRAI bill

    Blogpost by Sankalp Bhardwaj - August 5, 2013 at 1:17
    Street play at Delhi UniversityPhoto © Deb Kumar Chattopadhyay

    I recently heard about Greenpeace India's campaign against Genetically Modified (GM) food and decided to participate. I had researched GM foods earlier as well and I knew how bad it was for our health. In fact, I thoug... Read more >

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