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Reply letter by EU Commissioner Stella Kyriakides on new GMOs

9 March 2022

On 9 Februray, along with more than 80 national, European and international organisations, European Coordination Via Campesina (ECVC) demanded in an open letter that the European Commission suspend its initiative to reform EU legislation on GMOs until the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) publishes its clarifications concerning the status of new genomic techniques in EU law, as requested by the French Council of State in November 2021. ECVC received the following response from EU Commissioner Stella Kyriakides, further demonstrating the worrying position of the Commission on this topic.

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