This Brussels Briefing on Agriculture provides an overview of the latest developments in the European Union’s agricultural policy.
Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan discusses the role of the EU in addressing global agriculture challenges.
Amina Mohammed, Special Adviser on the post-2015 development agenda for the United Nations, talks about UN Sustainable Development Goals, including the Zero Hunger Challenge.
Pavan Sukhdev of the ground-breaking study ‘The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity’ talks about the fight against food waste and the importance of valuing the world’s natural capital.
Raed Safadi of the Trade & Agriculture Directorate at the OECD talks about the future challenges facing the multi-lateral food trading system.
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Janez Potočnik, former Environment Commissioner and new FFA chairman, talks about the future challenges facing the global agricultural sector.
Ruth Reichstein of the Greens Group discusses the consequences of the end of the milk quota regime for the European dairy sector.
Richard More O'Ferrall of the Greens Group discusses the authorisation of a new variety of genetically-modified maize by the European Commission.
James Holtum, spokesperson for the ECR Group, discusses the necessity of country of origin labelling for processed meat.
Overview of the top 5 agriculture issues that will be discussed by the EU institutions under the Latvian Presidency of the European Council.
This Brussels Briefing on Agriculture provides an update on the latest developments in the European Union’s farm policy.
Spokesperson for the Greens Group, discusses the new European Commission's approach to the authorisation of GMOs.
Pia Ahrenkilde Hansen, spokeswoman of the European Commission, discusses a new package of measures targeting illegal fishing worldwide.
This latest Brussels Briefing on Agriculture provides an overview of the latest developments in the European Union’s agricultural policy.
Answers by Phil Hogan, Commissioner-designate for Agriculture and Rural Development, to the 5 toughest questions during his hearing by the European Parliament.
Answers by Vytenis Andriukaitis, Commissioner-designate for Health and Food Safety, to the 5 toughest questions during his hearing by the European Parliament.
Overview of the top 5 agriculture issues on the agenda under the Italian EU Presidency.
Rose O’Donovan & Ed Bray provide an overview of the latest developments in the field of the European Union’s agricultural policy.
Franz Fischler, former Commissioner for Agriculture and Chairman of the RISE Foundation, talks about a future agricultural strategy to feed the growing world population.
Marco Contiero, Greenpeace’s EU agriculture policy director, discusses the potential negative effects of an EU-US free trade deal.
James Holtum, spokesperson for the ECR Group, discusses the vote on the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund.
John Atkin,Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Syngenta, talks about agriculture and trade perspectives.
Olivier De Schutter, UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food, discusses flaws of the current food system and measures to reduce hunger and malnutrition.