Mapa del Maiz Transgénico en México Science And Technology, Infographic, Aula de el mundo/alimentos transgénicos Science And Technology, Biology. La justicia mexicana ordenó a la Sagarpa y Semarnat suspender todas las actividades de siembra de maíz transgénico en el país, así como. Aunque en México está prohibida la producción de maíz transgénico, este año el gobierno permitirá la importación de 10 millones de.

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A fifth case will establish the role of government programs, such as imposed agricultural models, privatization, and compulsory individualized landholding, in the dismantlement of peasant life. Countless opinion pieces, news stories, billboards, and Web video and radio interviews have appeared.

As the new administration took power, various student, community, and environmental organizations, both urban and rural, held an event on the steps of the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries, and Food Sagarpawhich has final authority over GMO permits. Sagarpa, in a phone conversation, declined to attend because it is allegedly waiting for direction rtansgenico the mexlco government before taking a policy position. It is an important time for popular strategizing throughout the country, similar to what occurred in Colombia when the Tribunal held sessions there from to and again from to Hands off our maize!

Food systems across the continent are doing just fine without them 08 Transgejico More.

¡No al maíz transgénico!

Grain Grain GRAIN is a small international non-profit organisation that works to support small farmers and social movements in their struggles for community-controlled and biodiversity-based food systems. The coalition includes concerned scientists and academics, students, human rights advocates, neighborhood activists, religious and health activists, social reform and protest movements, environmental victims, and peasant and indigenous farm and community organizations.

Still, it is clear that such legal remedies or complaints cannot be the centrepiece of a strategy to resolve a conflict pitting the population against the corporations and the government.

And we must defend our land, native seeds, water, knowledge, social systems, and systems of justice.

After all, activist organizations have had to make numerous requests for information, going as far as to appeal to the Federal Access to Information Institute, before they could obtain a useful response from any government department. Sin semillas la agric [ None of them showed up or even formally responded to the invitation. Pambazuka Press,79— Gracias por comentar en la nota.


Precisely which steps are to be taken domestically and internationally will depend on the circumstances of the approval, tfansgenico it takes place. Other languages You can read this site in English, Spanish or French by selecting the appropriate language at the top of the page. The site also contains some materials in a number of other medico The number of poor people increased from Shortly afterward, the international organization AVAAZ published a petition against GE maize, with more tarnsgenico 42, signatures from people around the world, as a result of a campaign launched in conjunction with the Mexican organizations involved.

Applications for new permits have already been filed, covering as much as 36 million hectares. According mexici these sources, the applications have lapsed. We have said it before, but it must be repeated: You can read this site in English, Spanish or French by selecting the appropriate language at the top of the page.

Mexico and all Mesoamerica and beyond are the centre of origin and diversification of maize. But over the long term, people will keep up the fight for native maize. We salute all those communities and organizations working at msiz local and regional levels that have reached agreements, or passed bylaws and regulations, posing a real barrier to the entry of GMOs into their localities; all those people who have stayed alert and rejected unknown, alien or hybrid seeds provided by government programs and companies who try to bribe the people with programs or projects.

Juez suspende la siembra de maíz transgénico en México

At best, legal action will serve as a short-term fulcrum towards broader, fiercer, and more deeply rooted resistance. We must now pay close attention to the origin of all the maize we consume, knowing that it is found in a great variety of processed foods. Estudio encuentra glifosato e Even unaffiliated citizens have come to recognize the importance of the struggle to their own well-being, and in particular the identity, food security and sovereignty, and national sovereignty aspects of this struggle.

Mexico is the centre of trajsgenico of maize and the region with the greatest existing genetic diversity in this crop and its wild relatives. At the same time, we must root out all alien or unknown seeds, especially if those seeds are promoted by the government and the companies.

As part of the TPP process, new spaces known as pre-hearings transbenico emerging in which people and communities in Mexico can work towards an understanding of aspects of the domestic and global situation that are harming them.


We demand that the federal government put the interests of rural people and the majority of Mexican farmers above those of the transnationals. Porque tengoentendido que por estos dias hay una consulta popular que se va hacer y que esta publicada para poder firmar y decir NO al maiz transgenico. Mena said that the community has lost 1, hives due to the spraying of neighboring monocultures. PPT organizers say that the more people transtenico are contributing their experience and vision to the analysis of the difficulties facing peasants — not to mention the outright attacks on them — transgenkco clearer the path ahead will be.

Any new attempt will have to proceed accordingly, through the proper legal and regulatory channels. This is why we are demanding that the Mexican government follow the recommendation of the UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food, Olivier de Schutter, who in urged the authorities to reestablish the moratorium on field trials and commercial cultivation of genetically modified maize and to ban its commercial cultivation in order to protect biodiversity.

For years now in Africa, the Alliance for a New Green Revolution AGRA has been using hunger as a pretext for the real crusade, which seeks to raise yields and place restrictions on what can be grown where.

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People must establish transgehico and effective GMO-free zones fn the community and regional levels, and keep out GMOs from any source, whether government or corporate. Por favor, vuelve a intentarlo.

No acataremos las leyes injustas que criminalizan las semillas y la vida campesina. The Gates-Slim factor Amidst the misinformation surrounding the question of whether permits for large-scale planting of GE maize in Mexico will be approved or denied, it is important to make the links between two developments: Caught up in the whirl of events and in the crush of deadlines for granting or denying the commercial planting permits that Monsanto, Dow Agrosciences, and Pioneer PHI Mexico applied for in September, the organizations involved in the fight against GMOs turned to legal channels.