EU Food Standards Authority appoints food industry lobbyist as director

EU Food Safety Authority (EFSA) appoints a food industry lobbyist...

23rd March 2016 / EU

Food speculation – The return of the global hunger games

The leading expert on food at the United Nations says...

22nd March 2016 / EU

Head of EU TTIP negotiations “I do not take my mandate from the European people.”

Cecilia Malmstrom, the lead EU Trade Commissioner of the TTIP negotiations...

22nd March 2016 / Editors Picks, EU

Leak shows EU Commission giving inside information to car lobby on new emissions tests

As the Parliamentary Committee of Inquiry into the dieselgate scandali...

16th March 2016 / EU

EU postpones vote on ‘probably carcinogenic’ weedkiller – Significant public interest victory

Yesterday the European commission was due to vote on relicensing the...

9th March 2016 / EU

Demise of fracking group lobbying EU Commission is a victory for public interest

Commission backtracks on fracking advisory group following complaint The European...

29th February 2016 / EU

Five reasons why the TTIP talks are looking a bit wobbly

The twelfth round of negotiations for TTIP, the biggest trade...

26th February 2016 / EU

Women’s Rights in the Republic of Ireland: The Politics of Abortion and the Irish National Election

Abortion is one of the defining issues of the 2016...

25th February 2016 / EU

EU is risking global food security through weak speculation limits

Finance commissioner Jonathan Hill urged to propose tighter rules on...

24th February 2016 / EU

TTIP reading room to open in the UK, but campaigners warn of lack of transparency

The UK government has announced its plans to open a...

23rd February 2016 / EU, United Kingdom