World Rainforest Movement

GMO Trees Approved in Brazil: Common Sense & Precaution Ignored

Posted on Apr 9, 2015

  Decision made in violation of national law and international protocols Montevideo, UY and New York, NY (9 April 2015)–The...

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Actions Globally Call on Brazil to Reject GMO Trees

Posted on Mar 4, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York (4 March 2015) – Organizations on four continents took action yesterday at Brazilian consulates and...

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Open Letter to the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) from the Campaign to STOP Genetically Engineered Trees

Posted on Sep 7, 2014

The Campaign to STOP Genetically Engineered Trees (CSGET) Urges FSC to Disassociate from Suzano/FuturaGene In the next few days, Brazil’s...

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Organizations from Brazil, Latin America and other continents delivered a letter to the Brazilian National Biosafty Comission

Posted on Sep 4, 2014

Press Release For immediate release.  On the 4th of September 2014, 260 organizations from Brazil, Latin America and other continents...

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International call to stop the spread of transgenes

Posted on Jun 10, 2014

A broad coalition of organisations has launched an international call to request that the parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity...

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Statement in Support of the “Open Letter to CTNBio”

Posted on Jun 2, 2014

FuturaGene, a biotechnology firm owned by Brazilian pulp and paper company Suzano, has requested authorization from the Brazilian...

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Campaign to STOP GE Trees – Sign On to Support the call by Brazilian and Latin American groups to reject G.E. eucalyptus trees

Posted on Jun 2, 2014

(Sign on before 15 June!) Dear friends, FuturaGene, a biotechnology firm owned by Brazilian pulp and paper company Suzano, has requested...

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Open letter delivered to the Brazilian National Technical Biosafety Commission (CTNBio)

Posted on May 30, 2014

To: Brazilian National Technical Biosafety Commission (CTNBio) We, the undersigned, have been informed that FuturaGene, a biotechnology...

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