05/2014GMO Food Labeling Policies Review
More than 40 countries have adopted some form of labeling genetically modified organisms (GMOs). But not all approaches are successful in providing consumer choice or consumer information, according to a review done by the International Food Policy Research Institute’s (IFPRI) Program for Biosafety Systems (PBS). The PBS summary of policies reported in the review found […]
012/2011Asynchronous import approvals and the low level presence of traded GM products
A review of policy options with an application to Vietnam Guillaume P. Gruère. PBS Policy Note.
08/2011Building a Functional Biosafety System
Milestones & Impacts, 2007-2010 PBS Kenya Note. Starting in 2004, PBS initiated a set of activities that sought to enhance the implementation of the national biosafety system in Kenya through 2006.
07/2011The Price and Trade Effects of Strict Information Requirements for Genetically Modified Commodities under the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety
Antoine Bouët, Guillaume Gruère, and Laetitia Leroy. IFPRI Discussion Paper. This paper assesses the global economic implications of the proposed strict documentation requirements on traded shipments of potentially genetically modified (GM) commodities under the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety.
07/2010From “May Contain” to “Does Contain”?
The Price and Trade Effects of Introducing Strict Information Requirements Under the Biosafety Protocol Article 18.2(a) in the Case of Maize. Guillaume P. Gruère and Laëtitia Leroy. PBS Policy Note.