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Africa-Europe alliance: a political declaration for a stronger partnership in agriculture, food and farming

On the occasion of the third African Union – European Union agricultural ministerial conference, African Union and the European Union representatives will for the first time endorse a Political Declaration, accompanied by an action agenda, with the overall aim of further strengthening the Africa-EU partnership in food and farming at all levels....

Commission takes action against fraud in organic products

In 2018, the European Commission, together with Europol, decided to launch a targeted action on organics in the framework of the OPSON VIII operation. The aim of this operation was to protect the reputation of the EU organic logo, and guarantee the confidence European consumers rightly have in it. It is important to stress that organic fraud does...

Commissioners Hogan and Andriukaitis participates in the third African Union and European Union agriculture ministerial conference in Rome...

Commissioner for agriculture and rural development Phil Hogan and Commissioner for health and food safety Vytenis Andriukaitis will participate tomorrow in Rome in the third AU-EU agriculture ministerial conference. African Union Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture, Mrs Josefa Sacko and Commissioner Hogan formally host this high-...

21/6 - WEBSTREAMED: The third African Union - European Union agriculture ministerial conference - Rome (IT)

You can follow live the aftrenoon session of the conference via webstreaming! The conference will take place in the FAO premises in Rome and it will be co-hosted by the Africa Union Commission and the European Commission. AU Commissioner for Agriculture and rural economy, Ms Josefa Sacko and the EU Commissioner for Agriculture and rural...

Tartu Call for a Healthy Lifestyle shows concrete results for EU citizens

Two years after its launch, there is good progress in delivering on the Tartu Call to promote healthy lifestyles across the EU. In the Tartu Call for a Healthy Lifestyle, Tibor Navracsics, Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, Vytenis Andriukaitis, Commissioner for Health and Food Safety, and Phil Hogan, Commissioner for...

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