National Biosafety Authority (NBA)
Call for Expert Reviewers on Socio-Economic Issues
National Biosafety Authority (NBA) is a state corporate mandated to oversee all activities regarding GMOs.
The Biosafety Act No.2, 2009 requires NBA to consider socio-economic impacts before releasing GMOs for open cultivation or placing on the market.
Independent expert opinion is required before a final decision is made by the NBA Board of Directors.
NBA seeks to enlist a pool of socio-economic experts.
Interested and qualified persons with at least a Master’s degree in relevant fields such as social sciences, economics, Anthropology and other related disciplines are requested to apply for consideration by filling in the “Nomination Form for the Biosafety Roster of Experts” available on our website www.biosafetykenya.go.ke.
Qualified experts will be engaged from time to time at a fee whenever an application for environmental release or placing on the market is received.
The deadline for application is 1St December 2017.
The Chief Executive Officer
National Biosafety Authority
P.O. Box 28251 – 00100