Inauguration of Appeals Tribunal

The Minister of the Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI) Prof. Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, inaugurated the Appeals Tribunal of the National Biosafety Authority (NBA) on Friday, 12th May, 2017.


Rice Trial

Rice at flowering stage


Trial Site

Planting at trial site

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Rice Trial

Rice trial at flowering stage

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Confined Field Trials

Rice field at planting


GMO’s and Biosafety Measures

Promoting public awareness, participation and education concerning the activities of biotechnology and biosafety

About National Biosafety Authority

The mandate of the Authority focuses on ensuring protection from Genetically Modified Organisms resulting from modern biotechnology that may have adverse effect on health and the environment. A mission dedicated to promoting sustainable socio-economic development through efficient and transparent biosafety of GMOs. NBA's vision is to excel as a modern biotechnology regulator trusted and respected by Ghanaians and the international community.
News & Events
12 Aug

Ex-Greenpeace director denounces ‘immoral’ groups that campaign against GM foods

Environmental groups that campaign against genetically modified food are taking a “morally unacceptable” position that puts “ideology” ahead of the needs of the poor, a former ...Read more

30 Jul

Embrace Biotech to Boost Agric Production — Prof. Alhassan

The Director of Biotechnology and Stewardship for Sustainable Agriculture in West Africa (BSSA), Professor Walter Sandow Alhassan, has called on Ghanaians to embrace the use ...Read more

Status of Crop Biotechnology

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