Tanzanian Civil Society Statement on Farmers’ Rights 22 March 2013

Friday, 22 March 2013
Tanzanian farmers’ organizations and civil society organizations

Farmers’ and civil society organizations in Tanzania are concerned about the rush for Zanzibar to adopt its Plant Breeders’ Rights Bill. It would hasten Tanzania’s entry into the UPOV intellectual property legal framework with grave consequences for farmers.

For the statement and list of signatories:

Tanzanian Civil Society Statement on Farmers’ Rights 22 March 2013