IFOAM EU member Edouard Rousseau from INTERBIO Nouvelle Aquitaine speaking at European Parliament hearing on the CAP reform
4 December 2019
Vice-President of INTERBIO Nouvelle Aquitaine, Edouard Rousseau, held a speech during the hearing of the European Parliament’s on the reform of the Common Agriculture Policy. His expertise on organic value chain and market structure was very appreciated by Members of the European Parliament in the context of the reopening of negotiations around the Common Organisation of the Markets (CMO) regulation. In his presentation, Mr Rousseau insisted on the need to improve transparency in pricing, and fully include organic farming in the CMO framework. He also reminded the European deputees of the organic sector’s wish to have more precise production data and organic volumes at European level.
Edouard Rousseau during the European Parliament’s hearing on “The reform of the Common Agriculture Policy” on 4th December 2019. © Léna Brisset