NEWS ARCHIVE

October 2014 - July 2016

"GCARD Roadmap"


"Imperatives of Global Climate Change for Agricultural Research in Asia-Pacific"
- Strategy Paper by Dr. R.S. Paroda
, Executive Secretary, APAARI and Chairman, TAAS

 

"Intensive Efforts Needed for Food and Nutrition Security"
- Strategy Paper by Dr. R.S. Paroda, Executive Secretary, APAARI and Chairman, TAAS

 

Tsukuba Declaration on Adapting Agriculture to Climate Change

 

"STRATEGY FOR INCREASING PRODUCTIVITY GROWTH RATE IN AGRICULTURE"
- Article by Dr. R.S. Paroda, Chairman, TAAS


Outputs from the FAO International Symposium on Agricultural Biotechnologies (18 July 2016)

http://www.fao.org/news/story/en/item/283624/icode/


FAO and ACP member states share strong focus on nutrition and climate change (15 April 2015)

http://www.fao.org/news/story/en/item/283624/icode/

 

Healthy Food for a Healthy World: Climate change puts global nutrition at risk (1 April 2015)

http://www.thechicagocouncil.org/blog-entry/healthy-food-healthy-world-climate-change-puts-global-nutrition-risk

 

US FDA issues safety clearance for Innate potatoes and Arctic apples (25 March 2015)

http://www.isaaa.org/kc/cropbiotechupdate/article/default.asp?ID=13221

 

2014-2015 Global Food Policy Report

http://www.ifpri.org/publication/2014-2015-global-food-policy-report

Giant gene banks take on disease (14 October 2014)

http://www.nature.com/news/giant-gene-banks-take-on-disease-1.16142

 

FAO: Good harvests and ample stockpiles continue to drive international food prices down (9 October 2014)

http://www.fao.org/news/story/en/item/253838/icode/

 

China to battle GMO crop fear from field to dinner table (9 October 2014)

http://www.businessweek.com/news/2014-10-08/china-to-battle-gmo-crop-fear-from-field-to-dinner-table

 

UN meeting agrees on decisions to advance the implementation of the International Agreement on the safe use of living modified organisms (3 October 2014)

http://www.cbd.int/doc/press/2014/pr-2014-10-03-bscopmop7-en.pdf

 

2nd South Asia Biosafety Conference

http://www.cera-gmc.org/blog/SABP_Registration

 

FAO calls for “paradigm shift” towards sustainable agriculture and family farming (29 September 2014)

http://www.fao.org/news/story/en/item/250148/icode/

 

Mixed results for yellow cassava’s vitamin A trial (28 July 3014)

http://www.scidev.net/global/nutrition/news/mixed-results-for-yellow-cassava-s-vitamin-a-trial.html


European scientists call for GMO legislation revamp to prevent stifling genome editing (25 July 2014)

http://www.geneticliteracyproject.org/2014/07/25/european-scientists-call-for-gmo-legislation-revamp-to-prevent-stifling-genome-editing/

 

GM’s potential in Africa impeded by ‘dysfunctional debate’ (23 July 2014)

http://www.scidev.net/global/gm/news/gm-africa-dysfunctional-debate.html

 

ISAAA Brief 47: The Status of Commercialized Bt Brinjal in Bangladesh (23 July2014)

http://www.isaaa.org/kc/cropbiotechupdate/article/default.asp?ID=12550

 

Gene edits boost wheat defences ( 23 July 2014)

http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v511/n7510/full/511386e.html?WT.ec_id=NATURE-20140724

 

Cutting down crop waste could feed 3 billion (21 July 2014)

http://www.nature.com/news/cutting-down-crop-waste-could-feed-3-billion-1.15575?WT.ec_id=NEWS-20140722

 

Fiendish wheat genome reveals grain's history

http://www.nature.com/news/fiendish-wheat-genome-reveals-grain-s-history-1.15577?WT.ec_id=NEWS-20140722

 

A chromosome-based draft sequence of the hexaploid bread wheat (Triticum aestivum) genome (18 July 2014)

http://www.sciencemag.org/content/345/6194/1251788

 

Money fails to flow into seed Treaty’s benefit fund (18 July 2014)

http://www.scidev.net/global/funding/news/money-fails-seed-treaty-fund.html


Agricultural biotechnology investment booming in China (28 May 2014)

http://events.unimelb.edu.au/events/4072-agricultural-biotechnology-investment-booming-in-china-is-australia-falling-behind

 

ISAAA Crop Biotech Updated (28 may 2014)

http://www.isaaa.org/kc/cropbiotechupdate/newsletter/default.asp?Date=5/28/2014

 

GMO science denialists? ENSSER challenges WHO, National Academy of Sciences on GM safety (27 May 2014)

http://www.geneticliteracyproject.org/2014/05/27/gmo-science-denialists-ensser-challenges-who-national-academy-of-sciences-on-gm-safety/#.U4WgNE2KBdg

 

Smallholder farmers ‘left out of most R&D’ (23 May 2014)

http://www.scidev.net/global/r-d/news/smallholder-farmers-research-development.html

 

Uproar as anti-GM activists acquitted in Francem (21 May 2014)

http://blogs.nature.com/news/2014/05/uproar-as-anti-gm-vine-activists-acquitted-in-france.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+news%2Frss%2Fnewsblog+%28News+Blog+-+Blog+Posts%29&WT.ec_id=NEWS-20140527

 

G8 and FAO’s open-agriculture projects set to join forces (14 May 2014)

http://www.scidev.net/global/agriculture/news/g8-and-fao-open-agriculture-projects-set-to-join-forces.html

 

PG Economics: GM crop use continues to benefit the environment and farmers (6 May 2014)

http://www.pgeconomics.co.uk/page/36/-gm-crop-use-continues-to-benefit-the-environment-and-farmers


Influenza and the Live Poultry Trade (18 April 2014)

http://www.sciencemag.org/content/344/6181/235.short

 

Trial of GM plants to help fight heart disease given go-ahead (17 April 2014)

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/apr/17/trial-gm-genetically-modified-plants-heart-disease-fish-oils-go-ahead

 

Predicting biodiversity change and averting collapse in agricultural landscapesYear published (16 April 2014)

http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/nature13139.html?WT.ec_id=NATURE-20140417

 

French parliament bans cultivation of GM maize (15 April 2014)

http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/04/15/us-france-gmo-idUSBREA3E1NY20140415

 

ISAAA: Bt Brinjal Short Video "Bt Brinjal -- Safer, Better & Affordable" (15 April 2014)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pEJPgKhorD4

 

Novel plant biotechnology approach for sustainable production of pharmaceutical compounds (8 April 2014)

http://www.sciencecodex.com/novel_plant_biotechnology_approach_for_sustainable_production_of_pharmaceutical_compounds-131340

 

Sustainable food production: Facts and figures

http://www.scidev.net/global/food-security/feature/sustainable-food-production-facts-and-figures.html


Published on: 2010-06-07 (9598 reads)
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