Monthly Archives: May, 2007

OIE Rating: The BSE Risk In The US Remains High

CUJ OIE Comments (PDF) On May 20, 2007, the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) classified the United States as a “Controlled Risk” country, together with Canada, Switzerland, Taiwan, Chile and Brazil. This rating was decided at the OIE general … Read More

Posted May 29th, 2007 in BSE

Australia-Japan FTA: A Bad Deal Should Be Stopped

Australia-Japan Free Trade Agreement- A bad deal should be stopped Joint Statement from Australian and Japanese people We, the undersigned people and organisations, believe that the Australia Japan Free Trade Agreement (FTA) will not bring real benefits to the people … Read More

Posted May 22nd, 2007 in FTA, Trade

Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals (EDCs): the more you know the healthier you are!

Consumers Korea organized the international conference about environmental hormones or EDCs in Seoul, South Korea on 22 November, 2006. The conference was supported by KFDA National Institute of Toxicological Research and some 100 people participated. Martin J. Frid was invited … Read More

Posted May 18th, 2007 in Chemical pollution

ADB NGO Symposium

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p5rn7vb ADB NGO Symposium (pdf) Mr. Yasuaki Yamaura from CUJ will make a speech about demands of Japanese farmers and consumers at the Asian Development Bank NGO Forum in Kyoto, Japan on May 6, 2007. NGO Forum on ADB (FORUM) … Read More

Posted May 1st, 2007 in North-South