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December 2016 Zero GMO

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Zero GMO

Informing civil society about products derived from genetically modified organisms and boycotting their cultivation and sale.

The Zero GMO Coordination Committee is a peaceful, non-profit movement that was founded in November 2013 in the province of Veneto. To date there are 47 associations, including WWOOF Italia, a few farms and many individuals that adhere to this movement.

Our objective is to oppose the cultivation of GMOs, to protect biodiversity, to ensure a better source of food and to encourage sustainable, healthy and environmentally-friendly farming.

What we do:

- lobby at markets, on the streets and in factories that produce animal feed requesting the abolition of transgenic components (soybean maize) used in the feed.

- raise public awareness through distribution of informative pamphlets.

- organize flash mobs in front of supermarkets asking for more transparent food labeling, restoration of food supply chains and the boycotting of GMO products.

- We ask for Municipalities to adopt the slogan;

GMO FREE MUNICIPALITY

- We meet with regional institutions.

- We participate in the 2015 campaign against TTIP, the proposed USA-UE Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, against the potential erosion of the environment, health-welfare and the right to work decrees; which is to the advantage of the multinational corporations.

For further information:

coordinamentozeroogm@libero.it

https://zeroogm.wordpress.com

www.facebook.com/coordinamentozerogm

http://stop-ttip-italia.net

WWOOF ltalia:

The quality of life begins with good food

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