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Greenpeace India poll shows that 97% Indians do not want GM crops

Press release | April 8, 2013 at 12:30

New Delhi: April 8: Greenpeace volunteers dressed as vegetables went to the Agriculture Ministry today and submitted the results of an online poll which is reflective of India’s rejection of GM crops and demanded that Sharad Pawar stop promoting...

GM food protests: activists released after twelve hours

Feature story | February 20, 2013 at 19:56

The Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar has been pushing for genetically modified (GM) crops in India as an answer to food security for a while now. Greenpeace strongly rejects this one sided view and on February 20, 17 Greenpeace activists...

Greenpeace Challenges Sharad Pawar, says GM crops cannot offer food security

Press release | February 20, 2013 at 10:00

New Delhi, February 20, 2013: Rejecting Sharad Pawar’s stance on GM crops being the answer to India’s food security, 17 Greenpeace activists unfurled a massive banner with the message “Say NO to GM, Yes to Food Security” at the Food Corporation...

Online poll reveals 97% people against GM food

Blog entry by Suman Kasana and Ajay Gowda | April 17, 2013

The volunteers at the Ministry of Agriculture It was a hot summer morning in Delhi when we got to know about the results of a nation-wide online survey conducted by Greenpeace, where 97% of the people said NO TO GM FOOD.  The...

Support for food security

Image gallery | February 26, 2013

Activists unfurl safe food banner at Food Corporation of India

Video | February 27, 2013 at 15:33

Tonnes of food grains in our country rot in badly kept godowns. Instead of fixing this, our government wants to genetically modify our crops.

Genetic Modification: not the route to food security

Blog entry by Neha Saigal | February 20, 2013

Hunger and malnutrition is an issue that governments around the world are grappling with and its manifestations can be felt more severely in the developing and under-developed nations. India is no different in this regard; we stand way...

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