Food Sovereignty Ghana

A grass-roots food advocacy movement of Ghanaians both home and abroad!

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July 28, 2015
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USAID Promotes Massive Risk, Calls It Biosafety Education

USAID continues its efforts to deceive Ghanaians, Nigerians, and the citizens of all the developing world with its attempts to persuade people that genetically engineered crops are safe. The health effects of genetically engineered (GE) crops, genetically modified organisms (GMOs), are … Continue reading

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July 21, 2015
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Bt Cotton In Ghana – False Claims and Legal Sleight Of Hand

By Food Sovereignty Ghana Field trials of GMO cotton, genetically modified Bt cotton, have been going on in three northern areas in Ghana, according to a news report published by the Graphic on Monday, 29 June 2015. With Ghana being … Continue reading

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July 14, 2015
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Stop ARIPO! FSG on Blakk Rasta’s last show

Please find attached the sound bytes from the above interview which ironically was his last show and we were the last to appear on it.  We had no clue he was about to resign but now in hindsight we admire … Continue reading

July 9, 2015
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GMO Case: Court Grants CPP Request

The Human Rights Division of the High Court in Accra today reconvened to hear the case filed by lead plaintiffs Food Sovereignty Ghana against the Ministry of Food & Agriculture, The National Bio Safety Committee as well  the newly inaugurated … Continue reading

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July 8, 2015
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FSG Goes To Court Today Over Bt Cowpeas and GM Rice

PRESS RELEASE, 8 JULY, 2015 The case in which Food Sovereignty Ghana is seeking an injunction of the commercial release of Bt cowpeas and GM rice in Ghana is scheduled to be heard today at the Accra High Court today, … Continue reading

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June 9, 2015
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CPP Joins Case Against GMOs In Ghana!

The Human Rights division of the High Court in Accra today heard the case in which Food Sovereignty Ghana (FSG) is suing for an interim injunction on the commercial release of Bt cowpea and GM rice in Ghana. In today’s … Continue reading

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June 7, 2015
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GMO Case: Court To Reconvene On June 8th

The case in which Food Sovereignty Ghana (FSG) is suing for an interim injunction on the commercial release of Bt cowpea and GM rice will reconvene at the Human Rights Division of the Accra Fast Track Court on Monday, 8th … Continue reading

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February 16, 2015
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GMOs: Whose Interests Does Prof. Alhassan Represent?

Is Walter Alhassan Syngenta’s Agent in Ghana? Food Sovereignty Ghana is shocked by the pronouncements of Prof. Walter Sandow Alhassan urging farmers to reject warnings from anti-GMO groups telling us that accepting GMOs will result in “seed colonisation and seed … Continue reading

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November 28, 2014
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Report On Workshop On Biosafety, Seed Laws, Intellectual Property…

Capacity Building and Skills Sharing Workshop on Biosafety Seed Laws, Intellectual Property & Farmers Rights: Towards Food Sovereignty 27-28th February 2014 Miklin Hotels, Accra, GhanaOrganized by Food Sovereignty Ghana in collaboration with the African Centre for Biosafety (ACB) and the … Continue reading