This event will be an opportunity to better understand the potential risks and benefits of the new plant breeding techniques thanks to a direct discussion with well-known scientists. This event will shed light on the challenges in relation to the on going discussions around the future of plant improvements at European level and in EU Member States.
The debate will be opened by Mr Simon Coveney, the Irish Minister for Agriculture and followed by a panel discussion fuelled by : – Our senior fellow, Lars Hoelgaard, former special Advisor to Climate Commissioner – Alain Brinion, Director General at Saipol Europe and PDG at Expur – Thomas Legge, Senior Associate at European Climate Foundation (tbc)
The debate will be the first step of Farm Europe’s work on the topic, the objective being to prepare recommandations at European level, at a time where many legal initiatives are taken from France to Ireland, from Latvia to Germany, not mentioning the debates going on in the UK. Our session will be fuelled by our senior fellow, […]