Collaborative Campaigning for Food Sovereignty & Environmental Justice


Bill C-291 debate in Parliament has started! Take action now to get mandatory labeling of GM foods.

Coming April 18! The judgment in the International Monsanto Tribunal.

Not Substantially Equivalent: CBAN challenges Health Canada to reassess its 2001 approval of a GM corn.

Bags of GM non-browning apple slices sold in some U.S. stores: Will it come to Canada?

featured publications

Do we need GM crops to feed the world? – A CBAN exclusive report

GMOs at a Glance – Facts to help you engage with your MP

CBAN’s Quick Guide to GM Foods – A pamphlet for sharing

GM Apples and GM Apple Trees in Canada: Market status update for growers – A CBAN factsheet

Genetically Modified (GM) Foods in Canada

Canadian Biotechnology Action Network

It’s been 20 years since the Canadian government approved the first genetically modified crops and foods, but critical questions about their impacts on our health, our environment, and our economy remained unanswered.

The six reports of CBAN’s GMO Inquiry dig into these important questions and investigate the real impacts and risks of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in Canada.

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