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Controversial EU GE report published

Feature story | 22 May, 2002 at 2:00

After a long delay, the European Commission finally published the full text of a report on the co-existence of GE and non-GE crops in the European Union today.

Hungary and the freedom I stand for

Blog entry by Katalin Rodics | 10 April, 2017

In the winter of 2017, I received a call from a colleague about a small community in the Hungarian countryside, far from the busy streets of Budapest, that needed help. A Lutheran organisation had just launched a project with disabled...

Greenpeace urges EU transport ministers to come clean on toxic tankers

Press release | 21 April, 2005 at 2:00

Greenpeace will present EU transport ministers with a 'message in a bottle' at the entrance to the European Conference Centre building in Luxembourg before the start of the Transport Council meeting on Thursday 21 April (1). The bottle contains...

Zero tolerance for bad seed proposal

Feature story | 4 October, 2002 at 2:00

They're hoping you won't notice, but a decision that could open Europe to the Trojan horse of genetic contamination is being quietly rushed through the European Union (EU).

Negative GE study suppressed

Feature story | 16 May, 2002 at 2:00

A secret European Union (EU) study states that large-scale production of GE crops would bring high additional, in some cases unsustainable costs of production.

Coal-fired Power Stations and the European Union

Publication | 29 November, 2007 at 10:56

A briefing paper on Coal-fired power stations and the European Union.

Protecting the Earth knows no borders - not in Hungary, not anywhere

Blog entry by Hajnalka Schmidt | 27 June, 2017 3 comments

Three people, dressed in protective clothing, are standing on the bank of the Szamos River that separates Hungary from Romania. A Hungarian, a Romanian and a Slovak. It’s 30ºC. The air isn’t moving, sweat drips down their backs. But...

Consumers win right to know

Feature story | 29 November, 2002 at 1:00

Since genetically modified foods hit the markets consumers have asked for labeling of products that contain GE ingredients. We have not been able to make this fundamental choice to eat genetically modified organisms or not because we often cannot...

The nuclear industry is back at the EU with its begging bowl once again

Blog entry by Justin McKeating | 19 July, 2013

The nuclear industry has had 60 years to come up with a way of financing itself. In that time it has failed utterly to do so. Decade after decade it has had to rely on taxpayers and government subsidies to build its reactors. It's...

Immediate Impact of Proposed GE Seed Contamination Directive on European Arable Land

Publication | 14 October, 2002 at 2:00

Just over 10% (7.6 million hectares) of European arable land is currently planted with maize or oilseed rape. Since one variety of genetically engineered (GE) oilseed rape and two varieties of GE maize already have approval for growing in the EU,...

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