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Portugal’s Wildfires: A Result of the Timber Industry

June 22, 2017: For Immediate Release From The Campaign to STOP Genetically Engineered Trees Wildfires in Portugal have been called “the worst such disaster in recent history.” Dozens of people burnt to death in their cars while trying to escape the inferno. But this...

Tree Biotech Conference Disrupted Amidst Week of Protest

Tree Biotech Conference Disrupted Amidst Week of Protest

For Immediate Release 7 June 2017 Concepción, Chile - Today the International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO) 2017 Tree Biotechnology Conference was forced to cancel its field trip to the University of Concepción's Center for Biotechnology amidst...

RELEASE: Genetically Engineered Trees Conference Met with Protest in Chile

RELEASE: Genetically Engineered Trees Conference Met with Protest in Chile

Genetically Engineered Trees Conference Met with Protest in Chile FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                          5 June 2017 **Photos available upon request.** Concepción, Chile – People from Chile representing social movements, Indigenous organizations and...

National Meeting Makes Plans to Stop Genetically Engineered Trees

National Meeting Makes Plans to Stop Genetically Engineered Trees

For Immediate Release - 21 October 2016 Genetically Engineered Trees Condemned in Region known as “Ground Zero” for Their Development North Myrtle Beach, SC– In the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, which made landfall only days before, strategies to stop the...

Corporate Greenwash in Tuscany

Corporate Greenwash in Tuscany

Campaign to STOP Genetically Engineered Trees FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Corporate Greenwash in Tuscany IUFRO Tree Biotechnology Conference Denounced for Promoting GMO Trees New York (8 June 2015, 0:00 GMT) – From 8 to 12 June, Florence, Italy will be the host city for the...