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European Resolution on TERMINATOR & the UN

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SOURCE: European Parliament, posted by Michel Somville, The Greens / EFA
DATE: 20 Mar 2006

Please find below the section of the European Parliament resolution on
preparations for the COP-MOP meetings on biological diversity and
biosafety in Curitiba, Brazil dealing with Terminator plants.

This resolution was put on the agenda on the initiative of the GREENS/EFA
Group in the EP and was co-signed by all the other groups already for the
plenary. Our plenary amendments explicitly calling for the rejection of

Disown patent on "terminator" potato, indigenous farmers tell business leader

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Disown patent on "terminator" potato, indigenous farmers tell business leader

SOURCE: Quechua-Aymara Association for Nature and Sustainable Development,
Peru & International Institute for Environment & Development, UK
http://www.iied.org/mediaroom/releases/210306.html
DATE: 21 Mar 2006

From the Quechua-Aymara Association for Nature and Sustainable
Development (Peru) and the International Institute for Environment &
Development

Ottawa seeks 'suicide seed' testing

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Ottawa seeks 'suicide seed' testing

SOURCE: Canadian Press, by Dennis Bueckert / Globe & Mail, Canada
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/
LAC.20060321.SUICIDE21/TPStory/=3Fquery=3Dterminator
DATE: 21 Mar 2006

OTTAWA -- Canada is lobbying at a major UN conference this week for an
end to an international moratorium on the field testing of controversial
so-called suicide seeds, despite opposition from farm organizations
around the world, activists say.

Half a million sign representation to protest Terminator seed technology

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Half a million sign representation to protest Terminator seed technology

SOURCE: Khaleej Times, India
http://www.khaleejtimes.com/Displayarticle.asp=3F
section=3Dsubcontinent&xfile=3Ddata/subcontinent/2006/march/subcontinent=5Fmarch670.xml
DATE: 18 Mar 2006

HYDERABAD -- About half a million farmers from Southern states of India
have urged the Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh to protect country's agro

UK Ministers Back 'Terminator' GM Crops

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UK Ministers Back 'Terminator' GM Crops

Website reveals plan to scrap prohibition on seeds that threaten Third World
farmers with hunger

by Geoffrey Lean March 5, 2006 by the lndependent/UK

Ministers are trying to scrap an international agreement banning the
world's most controversial genetic modification of crops, grimly nicknamed
"terminator technology", a move which threatens to increase hunger in the
Third World.

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