Crop Biotech Update

Biotechnology and Regulation in the Philippines

April 27, 2022

ISAAA Inc., in partnership with Winrock International through the Boosting Food Safety in the Philippines (B-SAFE) Project, will hold an online seminar titled Biotechnology and Regulation in the Philippines on April 29, 2022, at 10:00 am (GMT+8). The registration is now open to the public.

The webinar will cover the following topics:

  • global status of biotech
  • biotech products, applications, and benefits in the Philippines
  • the Philippine biotechnology regulatory system

This webinar is the first session in a series that aims to increase awareness of accurate, science-based information of different stakeholders about the benefits, possible risks and risk-management approaches, and regulatory system of modern biotechnologies. The first session is designed for the members of the Philippine judiciary, including justices, judges, court personnel, and lawyers. It will also be open to members of the general public who want to enrich their knowledge base about ag-biotech applications in the Philippines and recent developments on its adoption, products and benefits, and regulatory approaches. Participants will also have the opportunity to engage in virtual discussions and share relevant information and experiences with the resource persons and among themselves.

Register for free to join the event. For inquiries, email zbugnosen@isaaa.org.

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