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The GMO Planet

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Date:
Friday, August 31, 2012
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Event Type:
Teach-In
Organizer/Author:
andrej
Email:
Address:
53001
Location Details:
1453 Mission st, SOMA (between 10th and 11th; Civic Center BART)

Anthropology and Social Change invites you to an open, public conversation under the rubric:



State of the GMO Planet



What has happened to Genetic Engineering in the world? And where are we leading now with GMOs?



On Friday, August 31, a unique group of international scientists engaged with environmental and social questions around genetic engineering will meet for an open conversation on the state of what some have called “The GMO Planet.” Come and hear an update, as well as catch a glimpse from the inside of the world of Biosafety.



7-9 pm at Namaste Hall



Participants:



Angelika Hilbeck

Hartmut Meyer

Elena Alvarez-Buylla

Ignacio Chapela

Miguel Altieri



ETH-Zürich, and GenØk: The National Center for Biosafety, Norway.

European Network of Scientists for Social and Environmental Responsibility, Göttingen.

UNAM: National University of Mexico, and Unión de Científicos Comprometidos con la Sociedad.

UC Berkeley, and GenØk: The National Center for Biosafety, Norway.

UC Berkeley, and Sociedad Científica Latinoamericana de Agroecología.


Added to the calendar on Mon, Aug 27, 2012 6:57PM
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