Myths about the harmful effects of biotech “Franken-foods” multiply faster than the crops. In fact, innumerable studies have shown they are not only safe to eat but also better for the environment. The science is clear. It is time for the ill-informed hostility to stop.
A club of old colonialists, of decreasing relevance but still capable of causing enormous economic and ecological damage (and of starting wars): that, according to the director of a leading charity, is what the G8 is
On the contrary, writes Britain’s former International Development Secretary. The group is determined to make a difference by promoting investment, reform and accountability – with this year’s host country leading the way