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Biosafety protocol

Hub | May 7, 2008 at 16:17

The Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety is the first international agreement to regulate the transboundary movements of genetically engineered (GE) organisms. The Biosafety Protocol is a subsidiary agreement to the UN Convention on Biological...

Genetic Engineering

Hub | February 18, 2010 at 22:39

While scientific progress on molecular biology has a great potential to increase our understanding of nature and provide new medical tools, it should not be used as justification to turn the environment into a giant genetic experiment by...

Field Trials

Hub | April 4, 2006 at 13:33

Golden Rice is a technical failure standing in way of real solutions for vitamin A...

Feature story | March 17, 2005 at 7:00

Five years after the hype on the so called "Golden Rice" started, Greenpeace claims that this project is a technical failure, not suited to overcome malnutrition and worse, is drawing funding and attention away from the real solutions to combat...

A call for GE labeling in Thailand

Feature story | April 1, 2001 at 6:00

a public outcry forced the Minister of Public Health to announce that the Thai government would institute a mandatory labeling regulation covering genetically modified food. Earlier, Greenpeace Southeast Asia confirmed the presence of GM food in...

Greenpeace protests against Nestle's double standards on genetically engineered food

Feature story | June 6, 2002 at 6:00

Greenpeace today stepped up pressure against the world's largest food producer Nestle for continuing to sell genetically contaminated food, including baby food, in several Asian countries. Over the last year, testing of food in Thailand, the...

Greenpeace to consumers: Don't buy GMO food as New Year gift for your loved ones

Feature story | December 11, 2002 at 7:00

Environmental group Greenpeace today urged consumers to avoid buying New Year gift baskets which may contain food products contaminated with genetically modified ingredients. Greenpeace activists carrying a large traditional gong and banners...

WTO Collapses

Feature story | September 15, 2003 at 6:00

The fifth WTO ministerial conference failed to reach an agreement. This failure is the "expected" end of a trade system ruled by WTO with a single-minded objective of trade liberalisation. Greenpeace urges governments to rapidly convene an...

Greenpeace exposes high amount of GMOs hidden in popular food products

Feature story | November 12, 2003 at 7:00

Environmental group Greenpeace today revealed that independent tests have found Tesco Lotus' Chinese Sausage and Nestle's Nesvita to contain a large amount of genetically modified soya. But despite the large presence of GMO soya, the products...

Thai consumers press for stricter GMO labeling regulation

Feature story | March 15, 2004 at 7:00

Environmental group Greenpeace marked World Consumer Rights Day today with the delivery of more than 11,000 signatures of Thai consumers who took part in an ongoing petition to call on the government for a stricter labeling regulation on...

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