The video conference took place on Friday May 15, 2020 as Vandana Shiva addressed participantsall over Latin America.
Regulatory change would spread modified genetic traits to wild organisms
On January 22, 2018, a new Resolutionpublished by the CTNBio, Brazil’s federal authority for the biosafety of transgenic organisms, enacted rules to handle several new biotechnologies that use genetic engineering for novel purposes
The Supreme Federal Court, the highest court of law in Brazilian judicial branch, will decide if a provisional measure (equivalent of an executive order) about preserved areas in Amazon is in accordance with the Constitution.
The Federal Supreme Court, the highest court in the Brazilian Judiciary System, will judge next Wednesday (11) four petitions indicating that the Federal Law known as the Forestry Code is contrary to the provisions of Brazil’s Federal Constitution.
The Brazilian regulator Comissão Técnica Nacional de Biossegurança oncludes risk assessment on commercial release of GM Mosquito OX513