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16.08.2020 |

Not-so-golden rice: Agro-imperialism in a time of COVID-19 (Part 1)

The Gates Foundation funded project ‘Golden Rice’(link is external) is an unnecessary and unwanted GMO technology driven by big agriculture corporations purely for profit. It endangers agrobiodiversity, self-determination and community health in the global south. Agroecologists & small-medium/peasant farmer networks have been campaigning against the propagation and commercialisation of Golden Rice since the mid-2000s(link is external) via protest and direct action resistance.

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This is Episode 1 of a three part series featuring concerned activists from the Stop Golden Rice Network(link is external) speaking at an urgent online forum to commemorate the International Day of Action Against Golden Rice(link is external).

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