ETC's reports and articles

UN FAO, CGIAR Move to Defend Farmers' Rights, Crop Germplasm; Call for Plant "Patent" Moratorium on CG Seeds 14 Mar 1998
International Confusion, Anger Greet Australian Kleptomania of Farmers' Plant Varieties from other Countries. 14 Mar 1998
Allows Australians to "Patent" Plants Supposedly Held in Trust for Farmers 28 Feb 1998
But many questions remain ... and the fate of 26 other claims are in doubt 14 Feb 1998
UPOV Buries it Head; PBR Moratorium Page 31 Jan 1998
Or, how to "invent" a chickpea without really trying 14 Jan 1998
An independent study prepared by RAFI, now ETC group, for the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization 29 Dec 1997
The global enterprises that dominate commercial agriculture, food and health 30 Nov 1997
Governance and the CG's Third Review - A Civil Society Report on International Agricultural Research 29 Nov 1997
Alliances and Financial Stakes Grow in Human DNA Prospecting 18 Oct 1997
NRC Signals Need For Ethical Strategy to Protect Diversity. HGDP Opponents Vindicated After Five Years of Controversy 14 Oct 1997