First Signatories to the ENSSER Statement on New Genetic Modification Techniques


Michael Antoniou, Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics, King’s College London, London, UK Ricarda Steinbrecher, EcoNexus, UK Angelika Hilbeck, Institute of Integrative Biology, Department of Environmental Sciences, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland András Székács, Professor, Agro-Environmental Research Institute, National Agricultural Research and …

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ENSSER Statement on New Genetic Modification Techniques:


Products of new genetic modification techniques should be strictly regulated as GMOs [1] 27 September 2017 New genetic modification techniques (NGMTs) are increasingly being developed and applied to generate new varieties of food crops and livestock animals. They are also being used for other …

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Advancing the Understanding of Biosafety GMO Risk Assessment, Independent Biosafety Research and Holistic Analysis


Co-organisers: ENSSER; Tara Foundation (TF); Third World Network (TWN) Financial support by: EMstitut, Germany; Fondation pour le Progrès de l’Homme (FPH), France/Switzerland; Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung, Germany (HBS); Third World Network (TWN), Malaysia; Zukunftsstiftung Landwirtschaft (ZSL), Germany Lectures & Articles Sep 28 (09:00) – Opening Session Welcome …

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Sustainability and Holistic Assessment of Technologies and Biotechnologies


March 24/25, 2011 – Caen/France – University of Caen, Human Sciences (MRSH), Esplanade de la Paix Co-organisers: University of Caen MRSH-CNRS; Risk Pole; CRIIGEN; ENSSER; Foundation for Citizen Sciences; GenØk; Society of Environmental Health in Western France Program & Lectures lectures are currently uploaded …

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Post Neonikotinoid Symposium


Programm Folgend finden Sie das Programm sowie die verschiedenen Vorträge der RednerInnen vom Post-Neonikotinoid-Symposium. 9:00 Begrüßung Angelika Hilbeck (ENSSER), Hartmut Graßl (VDW) (Video) 9:15 Erster Teil: Status Quo Vorsitzende: Randolf Menzel (Neuro-Biologie, FU Berlin), Christine von Weizsäcker (VDW) a. Historische Entwicklung der Kritik gegen …

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Congress on Risks for Public Health & the Environment


Time for Convergence in European Technology Assessment and Risk Assessment May 16-18, 2012 – Madrid/Spain – Complutense University Co-organisers: ENSSER, EEA, Fundación Vivosano/Health Defense Organisation, Cátedra Universidad-Empresa-Sindicato: Trabajo, Ambiente y Salud May 16 (13:30) – Opening Prof. Emilio Mínguez Torres, Vice-Rector, Technical University of …

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Scientific Conference 2016 TAKING STOCK – 20 YEARS OF GM CROPS – 40 YEARS OF “GENETIC ENGINEERING”


Forty years of genetic engineering (GE) have led to a host of new products and a recent surge in new techniques, but in agriculture and various other fields of application the level of insight into the effects of GE on organisms and ecosystems has …

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Conference on Agroecology for Sustainable Food Systems in Europe: A Transformative Agenda


June 26-27, 2013 – Brussels, Belgium –  Université Libre de Bruxelles Co-organisers: Centre for Agroecology and Food Security at the Coventry University (CAFS, UK), European Network of Scientists for Social and Environmental Responsibility (ENSSER, Germany), Fondation Sciences Citoyennes (FSC, France), Groupe Interdisciplinaire de Recherche …

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Citizen ForumSocial Sustainability and Biological Safety


Event of the COP-10 Partnership Co-organisers: Third World Network (TWN); Federation of German Scientists (Vereinigung Deutscher Wissenschaftler, VDW) Endorsed by: European Environment Agency (EEA), International Network of Engineers and Scientists for Global Responsibility (INES), Nagoya Open University of the Environment (www), Nagoya University Graduate …

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Advancing the Understanding of Biosafety Social Sustainability and Biological Safety


Scientific Findings, Policy Reactions & Public Participation Co-organisers: Third World Network (TWN); Federation of German Scientists (Vereinigung Deutscher Wissenschaftler, VDW) Endorsed by: European Environment Agency (EEA), International Network of Engineers and Scientists for Global Responsibility (INES), Unión de Científicos Comprometidos con la Sociedad (UCCS) …

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Symposium on Science and Society “Integrety of Science under Attack”


ENSSER and the European Environment Agency (EEA) are cooperating in convening the Seminar on Science and Socity ‘Integraty of Science under Attack’. This public seminar took place on April 15 and 16 at the EEA headquarters in Copenhagen, Denmark. ENSSER and EEA present current …

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