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A recent attempt by the Thai government to consider allowing for an open-field testing and commercialisation of genetically modified (GM) seeds raises concerns from the Thai National Farmer Council and over thirteen civil society groups, including... Read More »
You may remember that back during General Surayuth Chulanont’s administration, seeds companies and those who support the cultivation of GMOs in Thailand took advantage of the fact that Thailand was governed by a military junta to bring in commercial... Read More »
Bangkok, 20 February 2014, Chulabhorn Research Institute. The Pesticide Alert Network (Thai PAN) hosted the Pesticide Alert Conference 2014, inviting over 400 researchers, government agencies, farmers and other participants. Dr Phibul Issaraphant,... Read More »
1. Short-term proposals Prosecute the politicians and crony networks accused of corruption. Civil society networks, for example the network to oppose corruption, public interest organisations, and independent bodies, should accelerate their... Read More »
Warning: exports of papaya are reaching a crisis point, after European Union investigations found that a record no of papaya exports from Thailand had GMO contamination.  This means that Thailand may be about to lose the entire European market for... Read More »

Topical Issues

You may remember that back during General Surayuth Chulanont’s administration, seeds...
October 20,2014
Warning: exports of papaya are reaching a crisis point, after European Union investig...
October 12,2013
The Agriculture Department should object to a US government move to grant exclusive r...
December 16,2006
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1. The Political and Economic Crisis This year, our annual conference was organised...
July 8,2014
For many weeks already, there’s been a vibrant discussion about the rice that we eat...
July 11,2013
By the food we eat, can we change the world (or not)? In my previous post, I talke...
March 11,2013
Just recently, an article was published in Prachatai Online newspaper entitled “Organ...
March 11,2013
Industrial development, promoted under the National Economic and Social Development P...
January 14,2013
Facing a hectic daily schedule, most city dwellers these days tend to avoid preparing...
September 29,2010
Bangkok, 20 February 2014, Chulabhorn Research Institute. The Pesticide Alert Network...
February 26,2014
Vegetables with a dangerously high level of pesticide have been sold in supermarkets...
July 12,2012
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A recent attempt by the Thai government to consider allowing for an open-field testin...
November 9,2014
You may remember that back during General Surayuth Chulanont’s administration, seeds...
October 20,2014
Bangkok, 20 February 2014, Chulabhorn Research Institute. The Pesticide Alert Network...
February 26,2014
1. Short-term proposals Prosecute the politicians and crony networks accused of co...
February 7,2014