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    30.11.2016

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    Issue n° 23 November 2016

    GREEN INSIGHT INTO EU FOOD POLICYPublic health- The Parliament says no to herbicides with bentazoneGlyphosate: the European Court of Justice rules for transparency on access to information on...

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  • 09.11.2016

    GMO cultivation

    Not here, not anywhere

    In the coming weeks, the European Commission will submit to the Standing Committee on plants, animals, food and feed three draft regulations aimed at the renewal of the authorisation for...

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  • 03.11.2016

    Monsanto tribunal

    The Greens/EFA Group

    Do we need biotechnologies to feed the world?Answers from farmers and agriculture advisers from around the planet“We need biotechnologies to feed the world” is one of the bottom-line of the...

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  • 12.10.2016

    GMOs

    Divergence of opinion within EFSA highlights serious shortcomings with assessment process

    Since the beginning of the year, the European Commission has proposed eight new authorisations for commercialisation of genetically modified (GM) plants in the EU, a further two authorisations for...

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23.09.2016

6 reasons to ban GM plant cultivation in the EU

On Friday 14 October, the EU Commission will probably submit to the Standing Committee on plants, animals, food and feed three draft regulations aimed at renewal of the authorisation of cultivation in the EU of three GM maize varieties

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15.09.2016

The Monsanto Tribunal

Because industrial agriculture is endangering farmers, citizens, the ecosystems and our future

Industrial agriculture has developed rapidly in so called developed countries in the wake of Second World War in an attempt to avoid famines and restore food sovereignty in the countries most affected by this conflict.

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08.06.2016

The European Parliament says

No "old" GMOs, no "new" GMOs, no GMOs in the EU, no GMOs in Africa

June’s European Parliament Plenary saw five different votes related to GMOs. Altogether they give a good idea of the EP's very coherent opinion on GMOs, which can be summarized as being a resounding no.

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28.09.2016

MEPs protest on Right to Know Day against fake transparency on glyphosate

“Secret Science is not science”

Every year, on 28th September, transparency campaigners, governments and international bodies such as UNESCO celebrate International Right to Know Day.

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22.09.2016

Bayer-Monsanto Merger

Letter to the European Commission

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22.09.2016

Fusion Bayer-Monsanto

Lettre à la Commission européenne

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14.09.2016

Good for business, bad for us

Why Bayer buying Monsanto is more than just another merger

German drugs and chemicals group Bayer has announced a $62 billion cash offer for the US company Monsanto, owner of the glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup and of the only GM plant currently authorised for cultivation in the EU (Mon 810 Maize).

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01.07.2016

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Issue n°21 June 2016

GREEN INSIGHT INTO EU FOOD POLICYGlyphosate approval: EU governments should begin glyphosate phase-out following Commission intransigenceToxic substances: Shameful Commission compounds wrongs on endocrine disruptorsEU funding for New Alliance ignores murky world of land-grabs and human rights violations...

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Food campaign - The Greens/EFA in the EP
17.05.2016

No privatisation of life

No patent on our tomatoes!

A few weeks ago a European-wide coalition of NGOs launched a mass opposition against a patent held by the Swiss agrochemical company Syngenta on tomatoes produced by conventional breeding.

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