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Victory for biotech lobby as Tanzania relaxes law on GMOs

Tanzania has reviewed its law on genetically modified organisms, paving the way for scientists in the country to carry out confined trials on... Read more

Tanzania biotech debate heats up

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania – The government has been advised to play its part by creating conducive environment so as to enable local researchers to... Read more

Tanzania: GMOs Good for Agriculture Development, Says Don

BIOTECHNOLOGY and genetic engineering have the potential to do for agriculture what the world is seeing happening in the mobile technology even in... Read more

The New Harvest: Exit Obama, enter Ole-Juma!

By Guardian on Sunday correspondent

The story of our ‘Ole-Juma’ begins at the tail-end of the latest public lecture in a monthly series... Read more

COSTECH urges realism on agro-biotechnology for development

By Mohamed Kazingumbe (Friday, 15 March 2013)

Participants to the 7th Open Forum for Agricultural Biotechnology (OFAB) in Dar es Salaam... Read more

Tanzania: Call for Review of Bio-Safety Rules

RESEARCHERS want the local bio-safety regulatory framework reviewed to enable them carry out research on Genetically Modified Organs (GMOs).

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Academy of Sciences offers to broker biotech debate

By Guardian on Sunday correspondent

11th November 2012 – The Tanzania Academy of Sciences (TAAS) last week resolved to facilitate broader... Read more