Tag Archives: MEP’s

Urgent calls for MEP’s to reconsider fisheries funding deal

MEMBERS SITTING ON the European Parliament Fisheries Committee voted to provide subsidiaries worth 1.6 billion euros to improve EU fishing fleets and diversify local economies hit by the decline in the fishing sector.                   The money will go towards increasing the sustainability of the industry, as well…
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EU vote threatens progress on green farming

ENVIRONMENTALISTS ACCUSE MEP'S of watering down eco-friendly plans for Common Agricultural Policy.                           Much has been done to improve the environmental performance of agriculture, but a recent vote in Europe on the next stage of the budget for farming subsidies could, say environmentalists, stall…
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Chefs cook sustainable fish for MEP’s

THREE RENOWNED international chefs were guests at the European Parliament (EP) kitchens recently where they prepared a special “sustainable fish dish” for thousands of MEPs, staff and visitors of the Parliament.   [caption id="attachment_4202" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Pic, from left: 2 sodexo chefs, Chef Eric Coisel (Prunier Restaurant, Paris), Andrea Kohl (WWF European Policy Office), Chef…
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