Welcome, 2018 Global Leadership Fellows!

Science champions allied to help smallholder farmers.
Reduce Poverty. End Hunger.
And Make the World a Better Place. 

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All farmers should have the right to choose improved seeds that can help improve their livelihoods and health, contribute to gender equality, and correct the grave social injustices of poverty and hunger.

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The scientific consensus supports the safety of genetically engineered crops. An evidence-based approach to decision-making is crucial to ensuring global access to modern agricultural tools.

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In these critical times of climate change and population growth, every day of delay in adopting agricultural innovations takes its toll in malnourished children and damaged lives.

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News & Views

Gene-edited cassava could help millions of farmers
GMO cotton prompts dramatic drop in China’s pesticide use
Africa, Philippines make major strides in crop biotechnology
GMOs: Scarecrow or heaven-sent dove?
Demystifying the science behind biotechnology
Cornell Alliance for Science Fellow wins top Africa media award

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