Giovanna De la PuenteGiovanna De la Puente

Giovanna De la Puente has conducted and coordinated several research initiatives and projects on sustainability and food security. She has written policies on sustainability and food policy in Europe, Latin America, and the United States. Her academic background is in nutrition and organic agriculture. Giovanna holds a BA in International Studies and an MS in Energy and Environmental Management and Economics from Bocconi University, Italy.

GMO Myths and Truths reportGMO Myths and Truths

An evidence-based examination of the claims made for the safety and efficacy of GM crops. Full Report...

10 reasons we don't need GM foods

10 reasons we don’t need GM foods

GM crops do not increase yield, reduce pesticide use, deliver more nutritious foods or help with climate change. Full Report...

 

Rats fed on EU approved GM maize developed massive tumoursCharter for the GM industry

Just as new research shows GM maize can cause increased tumours, premature death and organ damage, the EU Commission is trying to water down GMO risk assessment. Full Report...

 

EFSA logo and cutleryConflicts on the menu

A decade of industry influence at the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA). Full Report...

 

Pregnant womanRoundup and birth defects

Is the public being kept in the dark? How regulators failed to inform us about pesticide dangers. Full Report...

 

SoyabeansGM Soy: Sustainable? Responsible?

Summary of over a hundred independent studies. Full Report...