ERMA Makes Common Sense Decision
The decision by ERMA to allow research to proceed on GE
is welcome news, ACT Biosecurity Spokesman Owen Jennings
"This research will hopefully lead to better
lives for MS sufferers.
"ERMA’s processes are extremely
thorough and safe. Their standards are as rigorous as
those of any country in the world. New Zealanders can be
assured that their concerns are understood and
"I applaud ERMA for its decision," Owen
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Gordon Campbell: On NZ’s Complicity In Western Sahara
If David Parker really wants to hone his crisis-managing chops on an international trade dispute that New Zealand has been making worse for years, he maybe should be turning his attention to the Western Sahara.
Some background: two NZ companies called Ravensdown and Ballance Agri-Nutrients appear to be the only independent firms in the world still willing to import phosphate from the disputed territory of the Western Sahara... More>>