Fact sheet on Bt maize


Frequently asked questions on Biotechnology and GMOs in Uganda


Uganda Biotechnology and Biosafety Consortium (UBBC)


Need and Importance of Biosafety Legislation in Uganda


Program for Biosafety Systems (PBS) Kenya


Program for Biosafety Systems (PBS) Uganda


Open Forum on Agricultural Biotechnology in Africa (OFAB)





The Royal Society (UK): Report on GM Plants [May 30, 2016]


Royal Society president: GM crops feed much of the world today – why not tomorrow’s generations? [May 24, 2016]


Genetically Engineered Plants: Experiences and Prospects [May 24, 2016]


Biosafety: Comparative Nutritional Compositions and Proteomic Analysis of Transgenic Xa21 Rice Seeds Compared to Conventional Rice [July 15, 2016]


Genetically Modified Maize: Less Drudgery for Her, More Maize for Him? Evidence from Smallholder Farmers in South Africa [March 31, 2016]


Innovative Farmers and Regulatory Gatekeepers: Genetically Modified Crops Regulation and Adoption in Developing Countries [Feb 04, 2016]


Development of a novel-type transgenic cotton plant for control of cotton bollworm [February 03, 2016]


Croplife International Position Paper: Methodologies to Inform Risk Assessment [January 13, 2016]


Environmental Risk Assessment for Low Level Environmental Exposure to Genetically Modified Plants Under Grain Import Scenarios [October 05, 2015]


Ex-Ante Economic Impact Assessment of Genetically Modified Banana Resistant to Xanthomonas Wilt in the Great Lakes Region of Africa [September 28, 2015]


Proposed Criteria for Identifying GE Crop Plants that Pose a Low or Negligible Risk to the Environment Under Conditions of Low-level Presence in Seed [August 12, 2015]


The genome of cultivated sweet potato contains Agrobacterium T-DNAs with expressed genes: An example of a naturally transgenic food crop [August 2015]


Building better environmental risk assessments [Aug. 6, 2015]


Review Paper: Public Acceptance of Plant Biotechnology and GM Crops [Jul. 30, 2015]


Pest control and resistance management through release of insects carrying a male-selecting transgene [Jul. 16, 2015]


Social Impacts of GM Crops in Agriculture: A Systematic Literature Review [Jul. 02, 2015]


A Meta-Analysis of the Impacts of Genetically Modified Crops (2014)


On Trial: Agricultural Biotechnology in Africa [2014]


Status of Biotechnology in Uganda


International Policies and Protocols influencing Biotechnology/Biosafety in Uganda


Biosafety education relevant to genetically engineered crops for academic and non-academic stakeholders in East Africa




Agricultural Biotechnology Capacity in Uganda (2013)


Policies and Laws Relevant to Biotechnology Biosafety and GMOs in Uganda


Status of Biotechnology in Africa (June 2015)


Gene Flow potential in banana


Cotton CFT Training

Training for Scientists

Media Workshop, Western Uganda Report

EAC GMO Meeting Report

EA countries Biosafety Systems

EA Policy Roundtable Proceedings