Media Coordinator Wanted for GJEP, Biofuelwatch, and Campaign to Stop GE Trees

The Media Coordinator has the primary responsibility of developing and implementing media relations, external communications, and new media campaigns for GJEP, Biofuelwatch and the Campaign to STOP Genetically Engineered Trees (CSGET).

Responsibilities
  • Plan, update and maintain the organizations’ mainstream and social media presence
  • Draft, distribute, and pitch news releases, media alerts, and other stories
  • Assist with the creation and distribution of press releases
  • Engage in proactive outreach such as pitching, researching, handling incoming requests, and monitoring daily news coverage
  • Create press kits and packets as needed Learn More
Tree Plantation. Photo: WRM

Groups unite to call on Brazil to deny application to legalize genetically engineered eucalyptus trees

4 September 2014 New York –Two letters [1, 2] signed by hundreds of organizations from around the world were delivered today to the Brazilian National Technical Biosafety Commission (CTNBio) calling on them to deny a pending request by the… Read More

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Nature journal covers GE Trees Public Hearing in Brazil

While this recent article in Nature ponders industry’s claims about the potential benefits of genetically engineered trees, the fact remains that thorough and independent risk assessments have been done. In fact, trees are so complex, as Steven Strauss… Read More

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IPS: U.S., Brazil Nearing Approval of GE Trees

IPS: U.S., Brazil Nearing Approval of GE Trees

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