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Study Confirms Adverse Economic Impacts of China Biotechnology Approval Process on Corn Exporting Countries

MAIZALL, the International Maize Alliance, points out that the findings of a study released by the Informa Agribusiness Consulting Group demonstrate that the persistent delays in China’s agricultural biotechnology regulatory process hinders North and South American farmers’ access to new biotechnology products. The result is adverse costs in the loss of thousands of jobs and billions in economic output. Continue reading

MAIZALL presents at Biosafety Capacity Development in Africa conference

MAIZALL coordinator, Benno van der Laan was a guest speaker at a conference on biosafety in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on April 24 and 25, 2018. The conference organized by the International Food Policy Research Institute and the African Biosafety Network of Expertise brought together many African stakeholder organizations active in agricultural biotechnology. Continue reading

MAIZALL Welcomes Sergio Bortolozzo as New President

May 15, 2015

MAIZALL, the international alliance for maize, recently announced the election of Sergio Bortolozzo of Brazil as the organization’s second president, succeeding Julius Schaaf of the United States who had served as president since MAIZALL’s incorporation in 2013. Continue reading