Join us for a European perspective on the issue of genetic engineering.
Antje Lorch speaks on GMOs and Europe
Wednesday February 9th
Food may be purchased at the cafe, located in the basement of the Smith Center Building - Portland State University.
Topics covered will include... - the state of GM crops in Europe, compared to the US
- the WTO cases: the US government against the EU
- GMO risk assessment in the US and the EU
- the EU after the 1998-2004 moratorium: the political debates about new GM crops, GMO free regions, the biggest supermarket chains going GMO free
See http://www.upa.pdx.edu/SP/ for directions and info about the Food For Thought cafe.
To read some of Antje's articles, check http://www.ifrik.org
See you there!