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The FAO Working Group on Biotechnology has recently reprinted "Marker-assisted selection: Current status and future perspectives in crops, livestock, forestry and fish", originally published in 20... more »
The Convention on Biological Diversity's Biosafety Clearing-House (BCH) conducted an online forum on "Strategic approaches to capacity-building for biosafety and the comprehensive review of the ca... more »
An "International workshop on socio-economic impacts of genetically modified (GM) crops", co-organized by the Institute for Prospective Technological Studies of the European Commission's Joint Res... more »
Article 18 of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety concerns the handling, transport, packaging and identification of living modified organisms. Paragraph 3 of the Article states that the Conference... more »
The project, realized by the Genetic Rights Foundation under a special agreement with the Italian Ministry for the Environment, Land and Sea (MATTM), was developed to provide operators with a usef... more »
UNEP-GEF has published, as part of its TNA [Technology Needs Assessment] Guidebook Series, a guidebook on technologies for climate change adaptation in the agriculture sector. The aim is to suppor... more »
The European Commission asked the Panel on Genetically Modified Organisms of the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA GMO Panel) to update its 2006 scientific opinion on Post-Market Environmental... more »