The European Association for Bioindustries
about 40 member companies operating worldwide and 24 national biotechnology
associations, EuropaBio ensures that the European institutions
and policy makers as well as stakeholders at a national level engage
in a balanced debate and create coherent legislation for Europe’s
bioindustries. Representatives in Brussels and at national level
work to promote an informed dialogue with
all stakeholders about the ethical, social and economic aspects
of biotechnology and its applications.
The Biotechnology Industry Organization
Bio provides information,
advocacy and business support for over 1,000 biotechnology companies,
academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related
organizations in all 50 US states and 33 other nations.
a non-political, non-profit biotechnology association for the development
and application of biotechnology in Africa.
Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Applications (ISAAA)
ISAAA is a not-for-profit charitable organization, established
to facilitate the acquisition and transfer of agricultural biotechnology
applications from the industrial countries, for the benefit
of resource-poor farmers in the developing world.
and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
The FAO has a dedicated section on food and agriculture on
website that provides useful information about biotechnology.
Information Network and Advisory Service (BINAS)
BINAS is a service of the United Nations Industrial
Development Organization (UNIDO).
It was created in 1963 by
FAO and WHO to develop food standards, guidelines and related
texts such as codes of practice under the Joint FAO/WHO Food
for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
The website has a dedicated section on biotechnology.
Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Trade Organisation (WTO)
positioned as a global food production news web site based in Europe
that aims to provide a European-driven view of food and beverage
The Science and Development Network (SciDev.Net) provides
reliable and authoritative information on science and technology
related issues that impact on the economic and social development
of developing countries.
Tech Central Station is a news web portal that
provides analysis, research and commentary to help us better understand
how technology is changing and shaping our world.
Checkbiotech.org is an
online platform providing reliable and up-to-date information on
Pew Initiative on Food and Biotechnology
The Pew Initiative on Food and Biotechnology was established
in 2001 to provide credible information on agricultural biotechnology
for the public, media and policymakers in the United States.
an online tool for experts and non experts to exchange views
and learn more about biotechnology . The site also offers unbiased
and daily updated information from leading publications, newspapers
and scientific journals.
up to date information about biotechnology and biosafety for researchers
and policy makers.
company dedicated to providing public policy, regulatory, and risk
assessment expertise for products of biotechnology.
Foodfuture is a
website produced by the British
Food and Drink Federation, explains in simple terms
what GM crops and foods are and examines some of the questions
most commonly raised about the technology.
A 'Test-Achat' consumer site that uses existing scientific knowledge
to answer the most frequently asked questions on GMOs.
web site brought to you by a group of U.S. agricultural schools,
known as land grant colleges and universities.