Monsanto-trained scientist who promotes GM crops. Hyped Monsanto's failed GM sweet potato project for Africa.
Linked to: Africa Harvest Biotechnology Foundation International, African Biotechnology Stakeholders Forum, ISAAA, Monsanto
Executive director of the industry-funded lobby group AfricaBio, advisor to the industry-funded Council for Biotechnology Information, board member of ISAAA, and chair of the African Agricultural Technology Foundation, which receives backing from the industry and USAID to introduce GM crops into Africa.
Linked to:AfricaBio, African Agricultural Technology Foundation, Council for Biotechnology Information, ISAAA, Muffy Koch, USAID, Florence Wambugu
Lobbyist who set up Bioscience Policy Institute. Formerly worked for the Life Sciences Network.
Linked to:BioScience Communications Ltd, Communications Trumps, GenePool, Life Sciences Network, Norrey Simmons
Former chief executive of Horticulture Research International (HRI), the UK government’s main horticulture research body. Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh and served on the UK government's GM Science Review Panel. Advisor to the Science Media Centre and advisory board member of the Scientific Alliance. On the advisory council of Sense About Science.
Linked to:Horticulture Research International, Royal Society, Science Media Centre, Scientific Alliance, Sense About Science
Wise Use Movement
Movement at the heart of the anti-environmental backlash, headed by the Center for the Defense of Free Enterprise and its executive vice-present Ron Arnold.
Linked to:Ron Arnold, Center for the Defense of Free Enterprise, Alan Gottlieb, Lyndon LaRouche, Reason magazine
WWF – World Wildlife Fund
WWF is leading the controversial Round Table on Responsible Soy (RTRS), which greenwashes GM soy and includes corporations such as Monsanto, Syngenta, Cargill, Bunge and ADM among its members
Article: WWF – loyal ally to agribiz
Linked to: Monsanto