PEOPLES DIALOGUE on Bt-Brinjal in Bangladesh and GE politics
Bangladesh Resource Centre for Indigenous Knowledge (BARCIK)
Date and Time
14 October 2014 13:15 - 14:45
The Government of Bangladesh permitted to grow Bt-brinjal in the farmers fields.Farmers, Environmentalist and media are still now protesting. In the coming COP12 of CBD we want to arrange a public dialoufe session on Bt-brinjal and the politics of GE. Our presentation is based on the 20 Bt-brinjal farmers field experiences and the total socio-political situation in Bangladesh. We want to focus the acts and policies including CBD related to genetically engineered food also. We have a ppt presentation with hard copy report. We want to show a documentary on Bt-brinjal in Bangladesh.