Press Releases
(Nederlands) Actie : Joke, kap ermee! Jouw GGO-populieren zijn een valse oplossing!

(Nederlands) Actie : Joke, kap ermee! Jouw GGO-populieren zijn een valse oplossing!

(Nederlands) Chili: VIB doof voor protest van lokale gemeenschappen  bij Genetisch Gemanipuleerde Bomen-Conferentie

(Nederlands) Chili: VIB doof voor protest van lokale gemeenschappen bij Genetisch Gemanipuleerde Bomen-Conferentie

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ES CP: Falsas soluciones para el cambio climático, no gracias!

Miembr*s del Field Liberation Movement adjudican un permiso de corte a Joke Schauvliege para cortar los árboles genéticamente modificados en un experimento de campo en Wetteren. (Wetteren, Bélgica – 20 de noviembre 2016) Al finalizar la cumbre sobre cambio climático en Marrakech, un*s 20 miembros del Field Liberation Movement (FLM) pusieron carteles con un permiso...
Climate false solutions, no thanks!   Field Liberation Movement give permit to cut field trial of GMO trees to Flemish Environment Minister, Joke Schauvliege

Climate false solutions, no thanks! Field Liberation Movement give permit to cut field trial of GMO trees to Flemish Environment Minister, Joke Schauvliege

  (Wetteren – 20th November 2016) At the end of the climate summit in Marrakesh, 20 activists from the Field Liberation Movement planted a “permit to cut” in a field of GMO poplar trees belonging to the Flemish Institute of Biotechnology. The permit was given symbolically to Joke Schauvliege, the Flemish Minister responsible for climate...
The activists of the Field Liberation Movement  ask the ILVO to spend their compensation on truly inclusive and sustainable agriculture without patents, pesticides, or GMOs.

The activists of the Field Liberation Movement ask the ILVO to spend their compensation on truly inclusive and sustainable agriculture without patents, pesticides, or GMOs.

PRESS RELEASE On 23 December, the Ghent Court of Appeal reached a verdict in the trial against the 11 activists who, in 2011, participated in the “big potato exchange” of Wetteren. The activists were acquitted of the charge of belonging to a criminal gang. The court ordered them to pay compensation to the ILVO and...

(Nederlands) Zitten er nog bendeleden in de zaal?

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Field liberators Courtcase Update: GMO activists acquitted from charge of being a “criminal gang”

Press release (Ghent, 23 December 2014) The judgement in the appeal trial of the 11 field Liberators from Wetteren was announced today – they were acquitted of their previous conviction of being a “criminal gang”. The finding that all eleven activists were free of the charge of criminal association represents a victory for organizations, lawyers...

Potato Trial: action is not a crime. Another agriculture and food system is needed

(Ghent, 28th October 2014) The pleadings in the potato trial have taken place today. The 11 field liberators of Wetteren appealed following their wrongful conviction for being members of a criminal gang, which is a dangerous precedent for all forms of social action. Their lawyers showed the complete failure of justice of this previous conviction,...
(Nederlands) PB 2 juni 2014: Wanneer de democratie tekort schiet dan rest burgerlijke ongehoorzaamheid als enige optie

(Nederlands) PB 2 juni 2014: Wanneer de democratie tekort schiet dan rest burgerlijke ongehoorzaamheid als enige optie

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(Nederlands) Open Brief: Geknoei en onenigheid in de bioveiligheidsraad : vergunning voor een GGO bos in Vlaanderen wordt moeilijk. Het Field Liberation Movement roept op voor een tweede adviesronde in het populierendossier.

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(Nederlands) De Wetteren 11 gaan in beroep en wijzen de échte criminele ggo-bende aan.

(Nederlands) De Wetteren 11 gaan in beroep en wijzen de échte criminele ggo-bende aan.

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24.09.2013 - GM Potato Trial – Suspended prison sentences for pulling up unlawfully planted GM potatoes

24.09.2013 – GM Potato Trial – Suspended prison sentences for pulling up unlawfully planted GM potatoes

Today the Court of Dendermonde, Belgium, convicted 11 activists of organised crime in relation to their participation in a day of action against a GM potato field which took place in Wetteren on May 29th, 2011. The activists were convicted of criminal gang forming, criminal damage and resisting arrest, and were given suspended prison sentences...