November 2010

Federal Sustainable Development Strategy

The first Federal Sustainable Development Strategy was tabled in Parliament on October 6 2010.  You can download a copy at    In an email letter from Jim Prentice, Minister of the Environment, received on November 3, he also said that a synthesis of the comments received from the public during the consultation ion the proposed strategy is available at

Patenting of Genes



Quaker Earthcare Witness

I have been nominated for the position of General Secretary of Quaker Earthcare Witness - check it out at     I will be taking up my responsibilities in January 2011.

Biotechnology and Sustainable Agriculture?

The Economist is running this on-line debate.   Let your views count.

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