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1 The Debate on the Golden Rice and its Background
A Literature Review Klaus Ammann, Dedicated to the inventor and relentless promoter of Golden Rice, Ingo Potrykus Text to the slides Ammann Klaus ( ), The Debate on the Golden Rice and its Background, a Literature Review. Name citations with fulltext links, pp. 50, ASK-FORCE, Neuchâtel, Switzerland,

2 Judge GM crops on their properties, not the technique used to make them – and we can start saving lives Millions of children die worldwide every year, an untenable situation that is still worsening which needs immediate correction.

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4 Against Night Blindness
Ebers Papyrus 1550 bc Sap of pressed ox liver Against Night Blindness Maumenee, A. (1993), The history of vitamin a and its ophthalmic implications: A personal viewpoint, Archives of Ophthalmology, 111, 4, pp , AND

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6 Example of the fake campaign in Madagaskar (May 2014) set up by a student with a big positive echo of anti-GMO followers. Rakotofalala Navid ( ), Madagascar Pranks March Against Monsanto - What is the difference?, in: pp. 11, Rakotofalala Navid,, AND AND comment

7 Rakotofalala Navid ( ), Madagascar Pranks March Against Monsanto - What is the difference?, in: pp. 11, Rakotofalala Navid,, AND AND comment

8 Miglani Sanjeev ( ), India spy agency says Greenpeace endangers economic security, in: R. E. UK. pp. AND

9 Greenpeace: offline and online subscribers, donors, volunteers and activists grew stronger and brought change to Government and Corporate policies in 2012 Greenpeace International (2012), Annual Report 2012 Worldwide, Greenpeace International, No. pp. 56, Amsterdam, Netherlands, AND

10 Greenpeace Fraud (20140615), Greenpeace worker loses 3
Greenpeace Fraud ( ), Greenpeace worker loses 3.8 mn euros in bad currency bet, New Straits Times Online and Der Spiegel, pp. AND AND DER SPIEGEL Source AND DPA

11 Genepeace, Not Greenpeace

12 Farmer suicides and Bt cotton area in India, 1997–2007.
Gruere, G. and D. Sengupta (2011), Bt Cotton and Farmer Suicides in India: An Evidence-based Assessment, Journal of Development Studies, 47, 2, pp , <Go to ISI>://WOS: AND

13 Logo of the AllowGoldenRice Campaign initiated and led by Patrick and Michael Moore from Vancouver, see Moore Patrick and Spahl Thilo (2014), Greenpeace: the Humanitarian Philosophy was gone, so I went, in: NOVO Argumente, April 2014, online, pp. 6, NOVO Argumente Verlad GmbH, Frankfurt a.M., ISSN0942–7244, AND German original link: AND English translation

14 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yxiQo7CDck4#t=14

15 Dr Patrick Moore with Golden Rice co-inventor Dr Ingo Potrykus

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17 Nearly half the world’s under-five deaths were concentrated in Sub-Saharan Africa in 2012.
Share of global under-five deaths by Millennium Development Goal region, 1990–2012 (percent). (UNICEF & You Danzen, PB, Jingxian Wu, Tessa Wardlaw,, 2013)

18 Brundtland Gro Harlem and NGO Committee on Education (1987 and 2008), Report of the World Commission on Environment and Development: Our Common Future, Transmitted to the General Assembly as an Annex to document A/42/427 - Development and International Co-operation: Environment, No. A/42/427, pp orig. and 223 print, Oslo, Norway, AND AND

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22 Eduardo Kac, Natural History of the Enigma, transgenic flower with artist's own DNA expressed in the red veins, 2003/2008. Collection Weisman Art Museum. Photo: Rik Sferra.

23 Alba, albino rabbit fluorescing under UV Light,
Eduardo Kac help of Louis-Marie Houdebine and Patrick Prunet are scientists who work at the Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique-INRA

24 Artist Diemut Strebe Vincent van Gogh, recons- tructed ear
Copy of artist's ear is made of living cells grown from samples provided by the great-great-grandson of Van Gogh's brother


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