Drawing together the future of EU agri-food systems
Organised by the think tank Farm Europe in partnership with Confagricoltura, the Global Food Forum gathered, on the 14th & 15th October more than 200 representatives from the European institutions, national administrations, farmers' organisations, companies and experts. Objective: reflect together on the future of European agriculture and food policies.
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Posted on 14/12/2016 - By Joao Pacheco

Since the election of Donald Trump as the new US President the troubles facing big trade deals have reached a new stage. The TPP was already before the election under strong opposition in the US Congress. Any hopes that he might still be ratified in the “lame duck season” have faded away, and its future […]

Posted on 08/12/2016 - By Valeria D'Agostino

On November 30, the European Commission finally detailed the new clean energy package of measures. Among the new proposals, it was announced the inclusion of targets to substantially increase the use of advanced  biofuels in the transport fuel mix between 2020 and 2030, while reducing the EU ceiling for first generation biofuels (e.g. biodiesel from rapeseed & bioethanol […]

Posted on 02/12/2016 - By Horacio Aleman

Undoubtedly, there is nowadays a growing sentiment towards food and its effects on health. People are worried about health risks related to certain foods. In practice, the selective approach that is prevailing, focuses exclusively on nutrition, putting aside other considerations – culture, sociology, genetics, environment, employment, economics and internal market – that are also crucial […]

Events
07/02/2017

Global Food Forum – Parliament event

European Parliament (Brussels) ,du 07/02/2017 18:00:00 to 07/02/2017 20:00:00

Farm Europe will present the recommandations of the Global Food Forum at the European Parliament in Brussels on the 7th of February and launch the 2017 GFF edition. The event will take place under the patronage of MEPs Michel Dantin and Giovanni La Via, with Mr Phil Hogan, European Commissioner For Agriculture and Rural Development, keynote speaker 

29/11/2016

Towards a new vision of EU sustainable biofuels

at Farm Europe ,du 29/11/2016 13:00:00 to 29/11/2016 14:30:00

Presentation and discussion on Farm Europe’s report on “Producing Fuels and Feeds – A matter of Security and Sustainability for Europe”.  The event will provide you with an opportunity to exchange ideas on the various issues related to this very highly debated topic, in the most objective way with a wide range of stakeholders.

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Trade: where are we heading ?
Blog - Posted on 14/12/2016 - By Joao Pacheco

Since the election of Donald Trump as the new US President the troubles facing big trade deals have reached a new stage. The TPP was already before the election under strong opposition in the US Congress. Any hopes that he might still be ratified in the “lame duck season” have faded away, and its future […]

Second generation biofuels is not for tomorrow…
Blog - Posted on 08/12/2016 - By Valeria D'Agostino

On November 30, the European Commission finally detailed the new clean energy package of measures. Among the new proposals, it was announced the inclusion of targets to substantially increase the use of advanced  biofuels in the transport fuel mix between 2020 and 2030, while reducing the EU ceiling for first generation biofuels (e.g. biodiesel from rapeseed & bioethanol […]