World Rainforest Movement

Intervention on GE trees and Agrofuels at the SBSTTA 13 of the CBD

Posted on Feb 21, 2008

21 February 2008, Rome, Italy This morning many civil society organizations held a peaceful demonstration outside the plenary room here in...

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Press Release on the open letter sent to Subsidiary Body of the Convention on Biological Diversity demanding a ban on the release of genetically engineered trees

Posted on Feb 20, 2008

On 19 February 2008, a large number of civil society organizations sent an open letter to the Convention on Biological Diversity’s...

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News from the SBSTTA 13 of the CBD

Posted on Feb 20, 2008

18 – 22 February 2008 – FAO, Rome, Italy Thirteenth meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological...

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Open letter to all members of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice

Posted on Feb 19, 2008

February, 2008 The undersigned, members of organizations from countries where research on the genetic modification of trees is being...

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Potential Ecological and Social Impacts of Genetically Engineered Trees

Posted on Feb 15, 2008

Commentary on CBD/SBSTTA/INF/6 Paper on Potential Impacts of GE Trees Prepared for CBD SBSTTA Meeting, Rome, Italy, 18-22 February,...

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Open letter related to Forests Definition to all members of the CBD

Posted on Feb 6, 2008

The Thirteenth meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice will be held in FAO, Rome, Italy (18...

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Invasive alien species: More than a technical issue

Posted on Jan 23, 2008

The Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice (SBSSTA) of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), will hold...

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