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Juliette Leroux

Juliette Leroux is an agronomist, with a specialisation in environmental issues. She worked more than 13 years for the French organic farmers association (FNAB), first as a regulation officer, then as an EU officer, while also being in charge of the GMO issue. She was a member of Inf’OGM board for 5 years. She is now the GMO campaigner for the Greens/EFA group in the European Parliament, and has notably been working on the issues of GMO assessment, GMO authorisation procedures at EU level, patenting of seeds, and the so-called ‘new breeding techniques’.

Articles

10.07.2018
Zagrożone bezpieczeństwo żywnościowe: co fuzja bayer-monsanto oznacza dla europy?

We wrześniu 2016 niemiecka grupa farmaceutyczno-chemiczna Bayer ogłosiła swój zamiar nabycia międzynarodowej korporacji Monsanto, znanej z herbicydu Roundup oraz różnych GMO. Ta fuzja doprowadziłaby do powstania najpotężniejszej na świecie firmy w branży nasion i pestycydów oraz spowodowała poważne reperkusje w kwestii bezpieczeństwa żywnościowego i naszej zdolności do kierowania europejskiego rolnictwa w kierunku bardziej zrównoważonego i mniej toksycznego modelu.

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13.03.2018
Comment la fusion Bayer – Monsanto pose la question de notre sécurité alimentaire à moyen terme

L’entreprise qui en résulterait serait la plus puissante au monde dans le secteur des semences et des pesticides, avec à la clé de sérieux impacts sur notre sécurité alimentaire.

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07.03.2018
Food security at stake: What the Bayer-Monsanto merger means for Europe

Bad for our health and bad for business - the Bayer-Monsanto merger threatens crop diversity around the world.

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01.04.2017
Quand “Nourrir l’Humanité” Met la Securité Alimentaire en Danger

Le slogan ‘nourrir l’humanité’ présente l’agriculture industrielle comme unique solution face à la surpopulation et à la faim dans le monde. Pourtant, elle exacerbe le problème, détruisant la nature de laquelle elle dépend, aggravant la pauvreté, et laissant des populations entières, inclus ses propres fermiers, à la merci des fluctuations et spéculations des marchés.

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01.04.2017
When “Feeding the World” Puts Food Security at Risk

Are the giants of the agro-industry who claim they are determined to "Feed the world" in fact fostering food insecurity through exploitation and environmental degradation?

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14.12.2016
New Breeding Techniques: New GMOs in a Legal Limbo

The biotech industry are lobbying to exclude a new generation of genetic engineering techniques from the European GMO regulations.

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