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Viewpoint: Uganda battles anti-GMO, anti-vaccine coalition agitating against COVID-19 immunization

Genetic Literacy Project | 
A handful of activist groups are now working in tandem to undermine Uganda’s plans to inoculate its population against the ...
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Seeds of fear sown in Uganda as farmers confuse clonal coffee with coronavirus

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
The emergence of the fast-spreading coronavirus and its virulent COVID-19 have come with unprecedented conspiracy theories related to source, cause ...
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Why efforts to contain Ebola through experimental vaccines could change Uganda’s opposition to GMO crops

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Uganda appears to be in a stalemate over genetically-engineered crops. Could Ebola change that? ...

Uganda set to embrace artificial intelligence and other emerging technologies, but biotechnology languishes

Genetic Literacy Project | 
'Something fundamentally detrimental to the progress of scientific and technological innovations in the agriculture of our nation is happening.' ...
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Uncertain future of Uganda’s GMO law spurs anxiety, confusion among biotech supporters

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Biotech supporters are unsure what the delay means ...

Question of liability: Why researchers are worried about Uganda’s new biotech act

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Uganda’s Genetic Engineering Regulatory Act has sent a cold chill down the spines of scientists who dream of creating new ...

Viewpoint: Anti-GMO groups offer no solutions to Africa’s food security problems

Modern Ghana | 
A joke that is going around refers to non-governmental organizations (NGOs) as “nothing going on.” My experience over a 15-year ...

What Brazil can teach Uganda about GMO crops

Daily Monitor | 
Brazil presents a suitable example to learn from in adoption, processing and export of Genetically Modified (GM) crops and products, ...
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