Civil society letter on the EU Protein Plan
May 29, 2018

On May 29, European NGOs, including Fern, sent an open letter to the EU Commission for Agriculture Phil Hogan to make recommendations on the EU's upcoming protein plan. They include:

 

  • Reducing EU production and consumption of animal products
  • Adopting an Action Plan to halt deforestation and forest degradation
  • Promoting pulses for human nutrition and their environmental benefits
  • Investing in research into diverse protein crop development
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