EEB 180: Genetic Engineering in Developing Countries


The ethics of GM food aid to southern Africa


Contents


Background

GM food aid to southern Africa

US food aid to southern Africa:

Zambia's rejection of food aid:

Four basic ethical principles

Autonomy:

Justice:

Beneficence:

Non-maleficence:

What do ethical principles say about the rejection of GM food aid?

Autonomy:

Justice:

Beneficence:

Non-maleficence:

Problems with principalism

 

References