Tanzania’s first-ever GMO field trial could hold hope for drought-stricken small-holder farmers in Tanzania. But first it must go through a strict testing and regulatory process. Mark Lynas and Hannah Smith Walker visited the confined field trial to capture this behind-the-scenes account of public interest science as it unfolds in sub-Saharan Africa.
The Cornell Alliance for Science is an initiative based at Cornell University, a non-profit institution. The Cornell Alliance for Science has no affiliation with any biotechnology industry organizations. In the interest of transparency, all of the funding organizations, along with the total amounts accepted, are listed below and is updated regularly: The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation $5.6 M / American Endowment Foundation $5,000 / Ian Gazard $5,000 / The Triad Foundation $2,500 / John Hilliard $2,000 / John Crary $1,000 / Surveillant LLC / John Friedrich Behringer $1,000/ Professor Larry P. Walker $1,000