As the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) recovers from delays to its World Food Summit at the hands of Italy's Silvio Berlusconi, the world's agricultural gene banks fret over GM contamination and government 'biocrats' gird their loins to fight for an International Undertaking intended to protect world seed security. In 'tongue-in-cheek' style, ETC group offers 12 steps institute directors should NOT consider if their gene banks are contaminated with GM seed - and six they should.
Summit Plummets - but there's an Undertaking in the Making
Submitted on 16 October 2001
World Food Day - What to do if Your Gene Bank is Contaminated with GM Seed