Letter to the Nat’l Academy of Sciences: Stop the GE Trees Bias

This letter was sent by the undersigned organizations to the National Academy of Sciences on 26 March 2015 regarding a GE trees webinar they are hosting on 27 March 2015. You can submit your own comments, or those… Read More

Keep the Pressure on Brazil! No GE Trees!

On  5 March, the Brazilian Biosafety Commission (CTNBio) was scheduled to decide whether to approve the commercial release of GE trees developed by FuturaGene. This meeting was cancelled after it was disrupted by activists, and after FuturaGene’s operations were taken over… Read More

W.H.O. adds Roundup main ingredient to ‘probable’ carcinogen list

The World Health Organization has just promoted the Monsanto creation, the pesticide glyphosate – main ingredient to Roundup with a wealth of evidence already for its health damaging effects – to its ‘probable’ cancer-causing list. The highest category is… Read More

We still need your help to keep pressure on Brazil’s CTNBio! Sign the Petition! More to come!

SIGN THE NEW PETITION: TELL BRAZIL (AGAIN) TO REJECT GE TREES! On Thursday 5 March, the Brazilian Biosafety Commission (CTNBio) was scheduled to decide whether to approve the commercial release of GE trees developed by FuturaGene. This meeting was cancelled after… Read More

Tell the Dept of Energy NO GE Trees for Bioenergy!

Over 1300 people signed! Great work! The petition is now closed. For submission by March 17th 2015 To: US Department of Energy Re: Engineered High Energy Crop Programs Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (EHEC PEIS) comments@engineeredhighenergycropsPEIS.com The program that… Read More

Asunción Declaration: A Resounding Global NO to GE Trees

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Asunción Declaration Rejects all Genetically Engineered Trees A Resounding NO to GE Trees Declaración de Asunción Rechazo a todos los Árboles Genéticamente: Un NO Rotundo a los Árboles GM (PDF) Declaração de Asunción rejeita todas as árvores geneticamente… Read More

NEW VIDEOS posted of CTNBio Disruption and FuturaGene Occupation

On the morning of 5 March 2015, 1,000 women took over operations of genetically engineered tree company Futuragene in Brazil. The action included the destruction of GE eucalyptus seedlings. On the same morning, 300 peasants took over the building where CTNBio… Read More

BRAZIL: CTNBio Meeting Cancelled! Futuragene Occupied! Watch the Videos

Videos of the CTNBio meeting disruption as well as the occupation of Futuragene by 1,000 women can be viewed here. . On 5 March 300 peasants took over the building where CTNBio was meeting to decide about whether to approve GE… Read More

Actions Globally Call on Brazil to Reject GMO Trees

Action against GE trees at the Brazilian Embassy in New Zealand (Aotearoa) On 3 March 2015, organizations on four continents took action at Brazilian consulates and embassies as part of the Emergency Global Day of Action to STOP… Read More

Report backs from the Emergency Global Day of Action on GE Trees

Activists at the Brazilian Embassy in Ottawa take part in the Emergency Global Day of Action Against GE Trees. For more photos and reports from actions around the world, click here