Posts Tagged ‘ Menschenrecht auf Nahrung ’

Disputes over Genetically Modified Maize in Mexico from the Perspective of the Human Right to Food

Mar 7th, 2016 | By

Mexico is fighting a fierce battle over the cultivation of genetically modified maize. With maize being the main food source and having deep cultural meanings, Mexican civil society is concerned about its biodiversity, possible risks to human health and access to food.

The following paper by Jasmin Mäki will examine the controversy from the perspective of the human right to food.

Fact-Sheet zum Menschenrecht auf Nahrung

May 29th, 2015 | By

Warum ist das Menschenrecht auf Nahrung wichtig? Wo ist es verankert? Was besagt es, und welche staatliche Pflichten ergeben sich daraus? Das Fact-sheet von Michael Krennerich gibt darauf in aller Kürze Auskunft.