Category: MASIPAG in the news

Golden Rice: another Dengvaxia fiasco ready to explode

December 21, 2017

by MASIPAG National Office

As the Philippine Senate grapples with the controversial Dengvaxia vaccine, a new type of rice never before consumed by humans is already set for testing and eventual release in our country, if approved. Golden Rice is genetically modified to force the rice plant to express beta carotene in it grains. Hailed as an answer to […]

MASIPAG Lands in the ‘The Rules’

October 26, 2016

by MASIPAG National Office

The Rules, a global network of activists, organizers, designers, coders, researchers and writers, pushing for a change in the global narrative, has published in its blog MASIPAG’s opinion piece on Monsanto and the growing corporate control in food and agriculture. You can read the article here. The publication of MASIPAG’s opinion piece was made possible […]