Top news of the week: 13.10.2020.

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Future Of Food

On Oct 12, 2020
@sciam shared
"Science has always been political; the events of 2020 have only made the relationship between science and society more explicit." https://t.co/93AbdHTvze
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Yes, Science Is Political

Yes, Science Is Political

Scientists need to acknowledge that, and to act on it in these most dire of times

On Oct 9, 2020
@earthisland shared
RT @earthislandjrnl: A grand push is on for corporate-led solutions to hunger and malnutrition. On the GMO front this manifests as Golden Rice being pressed into service as a solution to the hunger and malnutrition worsened by the pandemic. https://t.co/uPCGGMeGms
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Why We Oppose Golden Rice

Why We Oppose Golden Rice

Agrochemical companies are using concerns over food security heightened by the pandemic to promote GM product, tighten grip over agriculture.

On Oct 8, 2020
@farmsnotfactory shared
"The UK government has no intention of accepting any amendments to the Agriculture Bill when it returns to the House of Commons – including those relating to food trade standards – Defra secretary George Eustice has confirmed." #GetThemOut https://t.co/6WTA0PoNJp
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Government to reject Lord’s amendments on food standards

Government to reject Lord’s amendments on food standards

The UK government has no intention of accepting any amendments to the Agriculture Bill when it returns to the House of Commons – including those relating

On Oct 10, 2020
@NewHarvestOrg shared
RT @FoodEdgeSummit: Thrilled to announce: @IshaDatar of @NewHarvestOrg is speaking at #FoodEdge! Isha is a pioneer in #CellularAgriculture. Get your tickets today and hear her speak at the summit! https://t.co/fHWamVpCW7 @NutterLaw #RootedFoodSales @CanCGBoston @motiffoodworks @BayStateMilling https://t.co/yfnWZs1Tg5
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Food Edge Summit 2020

Food Edge Summit 2020

Connect with leaders in the food industry at Food Edge. Gain actionable insights for adaptation, innovation, & success in the new normal.

On Oct 7, 2020
@UNEP shared
RT @antonioguterres: Humanity is waging war on nature. We need to rebuild our relationship with the natural world - to avert the worst impacts of the climate crisis and recharge biodiversity for the benefit of people and the planet. #ForNature https://t.co/nO573PQy9K https://t.co/hv1DJXkN8F
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Secretary-General's remarks to United Nations Biodiversity Summit [as delivered]

Secretary-General's remarks to United Nations Biodiversity Summit [as delivered]

Humanity is waging war on nature. We need to rebuild our relationship with it. More than 60 per cent of the world’s coral reefs are endangered due to overfishing, destructive practices and ...

On Oct 8, 2020
@annalappe shared
@tomphilpott @corteva Totally. Taking you on the WayBack Machine to when @AtlanticLIVE @TheAtlantic hosted an evening on the Future of Food sponsored by none other than DowDupont: https://t.co/FckAbBxHNb
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Exposing Toxic Legacies in an Age of Fake News

Exposing Toxic Legacies in an Age of Fake News

by Anna Lappé, Medium As the daughter of an epidemiologist who took on some of the biggest chemical companies in the world, I had a ringside seat to an industry causing global harm and ...