Africa: Biosafety regulators urged to strengthen links

| | May 31, 2012
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In efforts to harmonise national biosafety regulations across Africa, the links between national regulatory authorities and key stakeholders must be strengthened, say experts at the African Biosafety Network of Expertise (ABNE). Many of the continent’s science and agriculture ministers endorsed the use of biotechnology to address poverty and food insecurity at an annual dialogue held last month (18-19 April) in Accra, Ghana.

View the original article here: Africa: Biosafety Regulators Urged to Strengthen Links – AllAfrica.com

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