Monthly Archives: October, 2010

Planet Diversity Parade In Nagoya: Photos

At 15:00 sharp on Sunday, October 10, 2010, the Planet Diversity Parade started in Nagoya, Japan with invited guests from around the World

Here are some photos from the large Nagoya event on October 10, 2010 with over 1,000 participants who walked through the busy streets with banners and costumes, to protect biodiversity and protest against genetically modified organisms (GMOs)! Video on Youtube: For … Read More

Posted October 29th, 2010 in Biodiversity, Biotechnology, Civil Rights

Press Release: Declaration Regarding The Adoption Of The Nagoya-Kuala Lumpur Supplemental Protocol

p5rn7vb Declaration regarding the adoption of the Nagoya-Kuala Lumpur Supplemental Protocol by Japan Citizens’ Network for Planet Diversity (MOP5 Network)  October 16, 2010 On October 15, 2010, the general meeting of the MOP5 adopted the Nagoya-Kuala Lumpur Supplemental Protocol to the … Read More

Posted October 29th, 2010 in Biodiversity, Biotechnology, Food

Special Report: Genetically Modified Canola Contamination in Japan

A Call for Action in Nagoya 2010! The problem:  Wild-growing genetically modified canola plants have been found at many locations around Japan on numerous occasions. The first investigations by concerned citizens started in 2004. The spilling occurs mainly near harbours … Read More

Posted October 6th, 2010 in Biodiversity, Biotechnology