Biotechnology, Biosafety and the CGIAR

A workshop entitled Biotechnology, Biosafety and the CGIAR: Promoting best practice in Science and Policy was held at International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) headquarters in Los Baños, the Philippines, on 22‐24 April 2008. This document contains the workshop report as well as the Science Council commentary.

NEWS

ISPC MEETINGS

The fifteenth meeting of the ISPC was held from 04-05 April 2017 in Rome, Italy.

The fourteenth meeting of the ISPC was held from 14-16 September 2016 at ICRISAT Headquarters, Patancheru, India.

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

The fifteenth meeting of the ISPC was held from 04-05 April 2017 in Rome, Italy.

Following SF 2016, the ISPC conducted an evaluation of the Forum to assist in planning and modeling future events more successfully. An online participant survey was carried out and citation analyses were done for the papers published in the special issues after the previous three SFs.