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Briefings

Detailed, referenced briefings and other detailed documents on a range of GM-related topics. Most have been created by GM Freeze but we also include some from our members or partners where they are the experts on this topic.


Genetic Technology Bill – Lords Committee Stage (joint briefing)

10 Dec 2022

Graphic illustrating threats to GM safeguards

A joint briefing from GM Freeze, the Soil Association and Friends of the Earth England Wales and Northern Ireland. The briefing identifies a few priority amendments that all three organisations support as well as summarising key concerns with the bill as a whole.

GM Freeze Briefing for Genetic Technology Bill Lords Second Reading

17 Nov 2022

Graphic illustrating threats to GM safeguards

A detailed briefing on the Genetic Technology (Precision Breeding Bill), written to stimulate and support debate during the Second Reading of the bill in the House of Lords (scheduled to take place on 21 November 2022).

GM Freeze Briefing for Genetic Technology Bill Commons Report Stage

24 Oct 2022

Graphic illustrating threats to GM safeguards

A detailed briefing on the Genetic Technology (Precision Breeding) Bill, written to support debate and voting during the House of Commons Report Stage and Third Reading. Includes a list of amendments that GM Freeze supports and encourages MPs to vote in favour of.

Why Gene Editing is GM with Better PR

21 Jun 2022

Image demonstrating the risks of manipulating DNA

A simple briefing from GM Freeze, explaining in a way that we hope everyone will understand, why we say that gene editing is GM with better PR