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GM cassava research progresses in Uganda

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
Ugandan researchers are requesting permission to create permanent demonstration gardens of the improved crops ...

Uganda’s GMO bill could become law without President’s assent

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
After more than a decade of deliberations, a bill that governs the use of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in Uganda ...

Young Ugandan biotech advocates push back against scare tactics of European and American-funded anti-GMO African environmental activists

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While many of his classmates worried, Jonan decided to work in defense of biotechnology ...
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Kenya, Ethiopia show neighboring Uganda how to revive its dying cotton industry with pest-tolerant technology

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Cotton, once a cash cow in Uganda where growers aspired to outcompete each other in the acreage covered and income ...
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Potential of GMOs to combat crop diseases converting skeptical Ugandan politicians

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Ugandan banana breeders at Kawanda have improved local banana varieties to resist the devastating banana bacterial wilt. ... Potato breeders ...
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Viewpoint: Organic campaigners in Uganda use ‘scare tactics’ to keep GMO crops from farmers

New Vision | 
The organics are marketed as “sustainable agriculture”, “agro-ecology farming”, and “farming God’s way”. Organic products are branded natural, organic, safe, ...
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Ugandan farmers now wonder if they will ever get access to GMO crops

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Disease-resistant bananas, drought-resistant corn and other GMO crops developed by Ugandan scientists could help farmers increase yields, reduce pesticide use ...
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Blight-resistant GMO potatoes could reduce pesticide use in Uganda

Daily Monitor | 
Uganda is steadily progressing towards having a potato that will not require chemical spraying. ... According to Dr Alex Barekye, ...

South African saga: Anti-GMO activist groups’ disinformation campaign against new disease-resistant corn

Genetic Literacy Project | 
South Africa's corn is already more than 90 percent GMO. An application to introduce an improved, disease-fighting variety has revved ...
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Uganda becomes newest country to approve growing of GMO, gene-edited crops

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
Uganda’s Parliament voted the long-awaited National Biosafety Act of 2017 into law ... ending years of governmental debate over whether ...
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Uganda on track to pass ‘biotech bill’ that should pave way for GMO crop commercialization

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
Uganda’s long-awaited national Biotechnology and Biosafety Bill was delayed again yesterday, but is likely to be passed next Tuesday [Oct ...
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Ugandan journalist: How do you report on crop biotechnology when critics spread misinformation?

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Genetic engineering could help Uganda combat some of its toughest food security challenges. But anti-GMO activists' misinformation campaigns are standing ...
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Hidden hunger: How anti-GMO activists are blocking humanitarian biofortification in Africa and Asia

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Many crops grown in the developing world are deficient in nutritional qualities--which makes biofortification critical if we hope to improve ...
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Does Uganda need GMOs? Scientists look to gene editing to spur innovation

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Even as scientists in Uganda and other African countries aggressively push for approvals of new disease-fighting GMO crops, the focus ...
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Uganda: From scorching drought to ravaging worms, poor pay the price for missing out on a biotech solution

Genetic Literacy Project | 
The food and famine crisis is finally bringing to a head the clash between anti-GMO activists, mostly European based, and ...
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Shifting political climate in Uganda may block greenlighting of GMOs

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
The Ugandan Parliament will resume debate on the stalled Biotechnology and Biosafety Bill when lawmakers return from recess later this ...
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Banana wilt, GMOs and Food Evolution: Behind the scenes in Uganda profiling desperate plight of poor farmers

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Despite claims by anti-GMO activists who say crop biotechnology mostly benefits big corporations, African farmers and poor people are the ...
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Uganda’s science march reveals love, frustration of young scientists

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Student scientists join global march in support of science, offer their thoughts on where things stand in Uganda ...
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How ‘human bees’, biotechnologists and Gates Foundation are rescuing the African cassava staple

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Neither conventional breeding nor genetic engineering alone can solve the viruses threatening Africa's key crop. Add some Gates' funding and ...