It's not only about fish

A debate about Parliament's responsibility after the massacre with Florent Geel, FIDH desk Officer for AfricaVideoconference with Thierno SOW, Chairman of the Organisation guinéenne des droits de l'Homme (OGDH) The event is co-organised by MEPs Isabella Lövin, Greens/EFA - Sirpa Pietikäinen, EPP ...


EU Fisheries Control Regulation

Greens hail tighter compliance controls on EU Common Fisheries Policy

Raül Romeva, Green MEP and EU Parliament fisheries control rapporteur, is satisfied with fisheries control improvements that have been agreed by EU fisheries ministers. But further effective provisions were allowed to slip the net.

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No EU cash for dictator

Press release by SNP MEP Ian Hudghton

SNP MEP and Party President Ian Hudghton has welcomed a vote by the European Parliament's Fisheries Committee to hold up the payment of more than £400,000 a year to the military dictatorship in Guinea.  The Fisheries Committee had been due to approve the payment this week as part of ...


Greens/EFA letter to Barroso on bluefin tuna

EU Commission requested to support CITES listing for bluefin tuna

Greens/EFA MEPs Isabella Lövin (Sweden) and Raül Romeva (Spain) have written to Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso to request the Commission’s support for a proposal to list bluefin tuna on Appendix 1 of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES).


Join the food revolution

A campaign for European Food Culture

Food is essential. We need it for our lives, health and well being.Good food is political. And as such we need a good food policy that includes the right of the poor to feed themselves; that reflects the sustainability and diversity of agriCultures and that shares responsibilities between farmers,...

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