ORGANISATION

Biowatch South Africa

Biowatch South Africa is a national non-governmental organisation dedicated to publicising, monitoring and researching issues of biological diversity, genetic engineering and sustainable livelihoods.

Areas of work include:

  • researching and monitoring the commercialisation of biological resources
  • promoting sustainable livelihoods, sustainable agriculture and food security
  • monitoring the impacts of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in South Africa
  • offering expertise and building capacity for the understanding and debate of these issues
  • building public awareness on biodiversity issues as a basis for informed participation in policy making.

The website contains latest news, announcements and publications plus subject focused areas on:

  • Advocacy and Capacity Building
  • Information and Networking
  • Action Research
  • Monitoring Policy and Legislation
  • World Summit on Sustainable Development

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