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Biosafety protocol

Hub | May 7, 2008 at 18:17

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...

Field Trials

Hub | April 4, 2006 at 13:33

Genetic Engineering

Hub | February 18, 2010 at 23:39

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...

Consumer rejection of GE foods gathers pace in China

Feature story | March 14, 2005 at 7:00

As Chinese consumers become more aware of genetically engineered (GE) food, rejection of the controversial technology also grows in China, according to the latest consumer survey commissioned by Greenpeace.

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 stops GMO menace from USA

Feature story | January 3, 2002 at 7:00

Greenpeace Activists today occupied unloading equipment to prevent over 17,000 tonnes of genetically engineered soya from entering the South East Asian food supply. In an early morning raid four activists chained themselves to General Milling...

Nestle ignores Thai consumers' voice

Feature story | April 10, 2003 at 6:00

Greenpeace today delivered a huge box with postcards signed by consumers from all over the country to protest the company's use of genetically modified organisms in food products it manufactures and sells in Thailand. Greenpeace activists dressed...

Weak Labeling Regulation will blindfold Thai consumers

Feature story | May 13, 2003 at 6:00

Environmental group Greenpeace today exposed the weaknesses of the new Labeling Regulation, saying it provides loopholes for food products contaminated with genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and a is corporate tool to blindfold consumers from...

Hawaiian farmers warn Thai farmers about genetically engineered papaya: Don't do it!

Feature story | July 3, 2003 at 6:00

A delegation of Hawaiian farmers today met with Thai farmers and community organisations warning Thailand against planting genetically engineered papaya. In an event organised by Greenpeace, the Hawaiian farmers pointed out that although the...

Monde Nissin says no to genetically engineered ingredients

Feature story | September 19, 2003 at 6:00

Environmental group Greenpeace today lauded food manufacturer, Monde Nissin, for its decision to eliminate GE ingredients in its food products. Greenpeace likewise announced that it is taking the company out of the red list and putting it under...

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