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Risk Assessment
Record information and status
Record ID
113172
Status
Published
Date of creation
2018-02-12 13:15 UTC (jmuchiri@biosafetykenya.go.ke)
Date of publication
2018-02-14 08:53 UTC (dogoyi@biosafetykenya.go.ke)

General Information
Country
  • Kenya
Title of risk assessment
RISK ASSESSMENT FOR THE APPLICATION INVOLVING ENVIRONMENTAL RELEASE OF INSECT PROTECTED MON 15985 COTTON AND ITS VARIETAL DERIVATIVES IN KENYA
Date of the risk assessment
2016-08-01
Competent National Authority(ies) responsible for the risk assessment
National Biosafety Authority
Red Hill Road
Nairobi, Nairobi
Kenya, 28251--00100
Phone:+254 202678667
Email:info@biosafetykenya.go.ke
Url:National Biosafety Office - Kenya
Contact details of the main responsible risk assessor
Dr. Willy K Tonui
Chief executive Officer
National Biosafety Authority
Commission for Higher Education Campus, Red Hill Road
NAIROBI, NAIROBI
Kenya, BOX 28251, 00100
Phone:254-202678667
Email:ceo@biosafetykenya.go.ke
Url:National Biosafety Office - Kenya,www.biosafetykenya.go.ke
Risk assessment details
Living modified organism
MON-15985-7 - Bollgard II™ cotton
Resistance to antibiotics - Kanamycin, Streptomycin Resistance to diseases and pests - Insects - Lepidoptera (butterflies and moths) Selectable marker genes and reporter genes
Show detection method(s)
Scope of the risk assessment
Additional Information
Additional Information
This approval is limited to environmental release to allow conduct of multi-location trials (National Performance Trials) in the country.