The purpose of this report is to examine, from different perspectives, issues related to gene flow from transgenic varieties of maize to Mexican land races and their wild relatives, and the conservation of biodiversity in this centre of origin.
At the conclusion of this examination the Secretariat will prepare a report including findings, background papers on key issues, and recommendations from our advisory group.
The final report will be presented to the Council of the CEC. In general terms the report may consider the:
In addition to the report, specific recommendations from the advisory group will be presented to the Council of the CEC.