Gerardo Fortuna – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Tue, 20 Nov 2018 20:50:07 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Gerardo Fortuna – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 Commission: Only ‘economic considerations’ could lead to tariffs on rice imports https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-only-economic-considerations-could-lead-to-tariffs-on-rice-imports/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-only-economic-considerations-could-lead-to-tariffs-on-rice-imports/#respond Tue, 20 Nov 2018 09:01:46 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1291852 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-only-economic-considerations-could-lead-to-tariffs-on-rice-imports/feed/ 0 EU Commission defends animal welfare efforts https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/minor-weaknesses-persist-but-commission-defends-animal-welfare-efforts/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/minor-weaknesses-persist-but-commission-defends-animal-welfare-efforts/#respond Fri, 16 Nov 2018 06:15:50 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1290572 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/minor-weaknesses-persist-but-commission-defends-animal-welfare-efforts/feed/ 0 MEPs clash with Commission over sardines and anchovies https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/meps-clash-with-commission-over-sardines-and-anchovies/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/meps-clash-with-commission-over-sardines-and-anchovies/#respond Tue, 13 Nov 2018 16:09:24 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1289477 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/meps-clash-with-commission-over-sardines-and-anchovies/feed/ 0 Biodiversity can benefit from new technologies, EU official says https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/biodiversity-can-benefit-from-new-technologies-eu-official-says/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/biodiversity-can-benefit-from-new-technologies-eu-official-says/#respond Mon, 12 Nov 2018 15:43:43 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1289140 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/biodiversity-can-benefit-from-new-technologies-eu-official-says/feed/ 0 EPP warns Orbán, but Fidesz still influences the line https://www.euractiv.com/section/eu-elections-2019/news/epp-warned-orban-publicly-but-fidesz-still-influences-the-line/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/eu-elections-2019/news/epp-warned-orban-publicly-but-fidesz-still-influences-the-line/#comments Thu, 08 Nov 2018 11:47:28 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1288073 https://www.euractiv.com/section/eu-elections-2019/news/epp-warned-orban-publicly-but-fidesz-still-influences-the-line/feed/ 1 Electricity and biofuels needed in tandem to meet climate goals, UN report says https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/electricity-and-biofuels-needed-in-tandem-to-meet-climate-goals-un-report-says/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/electricity-and-biofuels-needed-in-tandem-to-meet-climate-goals-un-report-says/#comments Thu, 08 Nov 2018 06:24:57 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1287723 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/electricity-and-biofuels-needed-in-tandem-to-meet-climate-goals-un-report-says/feed/ 1 European conservatives open door for Italy’s far-right https://www.euractiv.com/section/eu-elections-2019/news/european-conservatives-open-door-for-italys-far-right/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/eu-elections-2019/news/european-conservatives-open-door-for-italys-far-right/#comments Wed, 07 Nov 2018 16:26:34 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1287407 https://www.euractiv.com/section/eu-elections-2019/news/european-conservatives-open-door-for-italys-far-right/feed/ 1 Civil society questions Europe’s ‘perfect’ pesticide authorisation system https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/civil-society-questions-europes-perfect-pesticide-authorisation-system/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/civil-society-questions-europes-perfect-pesticide-authorisation-system/#comments Fri, 02 Nov 2018 14:12:04 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1286446 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/civil-society-questions-europes-perfect-pesticide-authorisation-system/feed/ 2 ‘Third-child’ policy: Italy’s Lega wants to give farmland for free to large families https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/third-child-policy-italys-lega-want-to-give-farmland-for-free-to-large-families/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/third-child-policy-italys-lega-want-to-give-farmland-for-free-to-large-families/#comments Wed, 31 Oct 2018 14:03:51 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1285845 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/third-child-policy-italys-lega-want-to-give-farmland-for-free-to-large-families/feed/ 1 Europe needs more time to re-approve copper pesticide https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-needs-more-time-to-re-approve-copper-pesticide/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-needs-more-time-to-re-approve-copper-pesticide/#comments Wed, 31 Oct 2018 06:36:55 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1285619 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-needs-more-time-to-re-approve-copper-pesticide/feed/ 1 Scientists warn EU policymakers on ‘confusing’ gene editing court ruling https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/scientists-warn-eu-policymakers-on-confusing-gene-editing-court-ruling/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/scientists-warn-eu-policymakers-on-confusing-gene-editing-court-ruling/#respond Fri, 26 Oct 2018 12:36:36 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1284758 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/scientists-warn-eu-policymakers-on-confusing-gene-editing-court-ruling/feed/ 0 Commission report: EU public trust in vaccines largely positive but gaps remain https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-report-eu-public-trust-in-vaccines-largely-positive-but-gaps-remain/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-report-eu-public-trust-in-vaccines-largely-positive-but-gaps-remain/#respond Thu, 25 Oct 2018 11:01:16 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1284358 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-report-eu-public-trust-in-vaccines-largely-positive-but-gaps-remain/feed/ 0 Does fast-track drugs approval in EU run too fast? https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/does-fast-track-drugs-approval-in-eu-run-too-fast/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/does-fast-track-drugs-approval-in-eu-run-too-fast/#respond Thu, 25 Oct 2018 04:51:23 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1283901 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/does-fast-track-drugs-approval-in-eu-run-too-fast/feed/ 0 New EU bioeconomy strategy widens scope to solve more cycle problems https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/new-eu-bioeconomy-strategy-widens-scope-to-solve-more-cycle-problems/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/new-eu-bioeconomy-strategy-widens-scope-to-solve-more-cycle-problems/#respond Tue, 23 Oct 2018 12:15:46 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1283386 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/new-eu-bioeconomy-strategy-widens-scope-to-solve-more-cycle-problems/feed/ 0 Time to deliver: Putting building renovation into practice https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/here-comes-the-delivery-putting-building-renovations-into-practice/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/here-comes-the-delivery-putting-building-renovations-into-practice/#respond Mon, 22 Oct 2018 04:49:12 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1282437 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/here-comes-the-delivery-putting-building-renovations-into-practice/feed/ 0 Italy’s prime minister insists no room to change ‘beautiful’ budget https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/italys-prime-minister-insists-no-room-to-change-beautiful-budget/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/italys-prime-minister-insists-no-room-to-change-beautiful-budget/#respond Fri, 19 Oct 2018 05:13:49 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1282110 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/italys-prime-minister-insists-no-room-to-change-beautiful-budget/feed/ 0 Stubb has ‘zero tolerance’ for EPP rebels https://www.euractiv.com/section/eu-elections-2019/news/stubb-has-zero-tolerance-for-epp-rebels/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/eu-elections-2019/news/stubb-has-zero-tolerance-for-epp-rebels/#respond Wed, 17 Oct 2018 14:55:30 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1281255 https://www.euractiv.com/section/eu-elections-2019/news/stubb-has-zero-tolerance-for-epp-rebels/feed/ 0 Unfair trade practices bill faces last chance next week, warns De Castro https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/trade-practices-bill-faces-last-chance-next-week-warns-de-castro/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/trade-practices-bill-faces-last-chance-next-week-warns-de-castro/#comments Wed, 17 Oct 2018 05:36:08 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1281038 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/trade-practices-bill-faces-last-chance-next-week-warns-de-castro/feed/ 1 White smoke for single EU candidate at FAO https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/france-files-sole-eu-candidacy-for-fao-top-job/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/france-files-sole-eu-candidacy-for-fao-top-job/#respond Tue, 16 Oct 2018 05:48:18 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1280399 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/france-files-sole-eu-candidacy-for-fao-top-job/feed/ 0 French MP: Building renovation needs to get everyone on board https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/french-mp-building-renovation-needs-to-get-everyone-on-board/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/french-mp-building-renovation-needs-to-get-everyone-on-board/#comments Fri, 12 Oct 2018 10:53:54 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1279680 .]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/french-mp-building-renovation-needs-to-get-everyone-on-board/feed/ 1 Science and public opinion: Where do politicians stand? https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/science-and-public-opinion-where-do-politicians-stand/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/science-and-public-opinion-where-do-politicians-stand/#respond Fri, 12 Oct 2018 04:33:33 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1279342 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/science-and-public-opinion-where-do-politicians-stand/feed/ 0 New drugs: how much are governments paying for innovation? https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/new-drugs-how-much-are-governments-paying-for-innovation/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/new-drugs-how-much-are-governments-paying-for-innovation/#respond Wed, 10 Oct 2018 04:11:40 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1278438 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/new-drugs-how-much-are-governments-paying-for-innovation/feed/ 0 Renovation of buildings: The fight is over, time to implement https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/special_report/renovate-europe-er/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/special_report/renovate-europe-er/#comments Tue, 09 Oct 2018 05:12:23 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=1277694 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/special_report/renovate-europe-er/feed/ 1 Showdown over biogas on margins of car CO2 vote https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/showdown-over-biogas-on-margins-of-car-co2-vote/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/showdown-over-biogas-on-margins-of-car-co2-vote/#respond Tue, 02 Oct 2018 13:26:07 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1276100 https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/showdown-over-biogas-on-margins-of-car-co2-vote/feed/ 0 Europe’s health sector worried about post-Brexit investment dearth https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/europes-health-sector-warns-about-post-brexit-investment-dearth/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/europes-health-sector-warns-about-post-brexit-investment-dearth/#comments Mon, 01 Oct 2018 05:40:14 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1275388 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/europes-health-sector-warns-about-post-brexit-investment-dearth/feed/ 1 Italy’s Di Maio is not concerned with Europe as worries mount at home https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/italys-di-maio-says-not-concerned-with-europe-as-worries-mount-at-home/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/italys-di-maio-says-not-concerned-with-europe-as-worries-mount-at-home/#respond Thu, 27 Sep 2018 11:51:05 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1274699 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/italys-di-maio-says-not-concerned-with-europe-as-worries-mount-at-home/feed/ 0 Bayer boss: Digital farming-sustainable production link ‘not yet clear’ to policymakers https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/bayer-boss-digital-farming-sustainable-production-link-not-yet-clear-to-policymakers/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/bayer-boss-digital-farming-sustainable-production-link-not-yet-clear-to-policymakers/#respond Wed, 26 Sep 2018 12:10:25 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1274379 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/bayer-boss-digital-farming-sustainable-production-link-not-yet-clear-to-policymakers/feed/ 0 Over-regulating gene editing slows down innovation, Bayer says https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/over-regulating-gene-editing-slows-down-innovation-bayer-says/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/over-regulating-gene-editing-slows-down-innovation-bayer-says/#respond Mon, 24 Sep 2018 05:58:32 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1272620 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/over-regulating-gene-editing-slows-down-innovation-bayer-says/feed/ 0 Would Europe be prepared for the next big epidemic? Yes, but… https://www.euractiv.com/section/clinical-trials/news/would-europe-be-prepared-for-the-next-big-epidemic-yes-but/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/clinical-trials/news/would-europe-be-prepared-for-the-next-big-epidemic-yes-but/#respond Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:49:06 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1273016 https://www.euractiv.com/section/clinical-trials/news/would-europe-be-prepared-for-the-next-big-epidemic-yes-but/feed/ 0 Drug industry reacts to Oxfam’s allegations of tax-dodging https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/drug-industry-reacts-to-oxfams-allegations-of-tax-dodging/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/drug-industry-reacts-to-oxfams-allegations-of-tax-dodging/#respond Wed, 19 Sep 2018 11:59:24 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1272289 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/drug-industry-reacts-to-oxfams-allegations-of-tax-dodging/feed/ 0 The real face of eczema in Europe https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/special_report/the-real-face-of-eczema-in-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/special_report/the-real-face-of-eczema-in-europe/#respond Mon, 17 Sep 2018 12:45:54 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=1271469 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/special_report/the-real-face-of-eczema-in-europe/feed/ 0 OLAF: Up to France to request help on genuine cigarettes smuggled from Algeria https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/olaf-up-to-france-to-request-help-on-genuine-cigarettes-smuggled-from-algeria/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/olaf-up-to-france-to-request-help-on-genuine-cigarettes-smuggled-from-algeria/#respond Mon, 17 Sep 2018 12:42:02 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1271569 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/olaf-up-to-france-to-request-help-on-genuine-cigarettes-smuggled-from-algeria/feed/ 0 Commission seeks dialogue with Five Star Movement, isolating Lega https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/commission-seeks-dialogue-with-five-star-movement-isolating-lega/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/commission-seeks-dialogue-with-five-star-movement-isolating-lega/#respond Fri, 14 Sep 2018 12:33:10 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1271051 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/commission-seeks-dialogue-with-five-star-movement-isolating-lega/feed/ 0 Biggest-ever study on eczema in Europe urges need for further research https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/biggest-ever-study-on-eczema-in-europe-urges-need-for-further-research/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/biggest-ever-study-on-eczema-in-europe-urges-need-for-further-research/#respond Fri, 14 Sep 2018 05:49:51 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1270796 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/biggest-ever-study-on-eczema-in-europe-urges-need-for-further-research/feed/ 0 Childhood obesity: Food education more important than regulation, parents say https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/childhood-obesity-food-education-more-important-than-regulation-parents-say/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/childhood-obesity-food-education-more-important-than-regulation-parents-say/#respond Fri, 14 Sep 2018 05:23:23 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1270897 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/childhood-obesity-food-education-more-important-than-regulation-parents-say/feed/ 0 Product reformulation a success in Ireland, industry says https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/sr-thu-product-reformulation-brought-results-in-ireland-industry-says/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/sr-thu-product-reformulation-brought-results-in-ireland-industry-says/#respond Thu, 13 Sep 2018 05:00:01 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1270274 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/sr-thu-product-reformulation-brought-results-in-ireland-industry-says/feed/ 0 Commission: There are legal issues with industry’s proposal on alcohol labelling https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/news/commission-there-are-legal-issues-with-industrys-proposal-on-alcohol-labelling/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/news/commission-there-are-legal-issues-with-industrys-proposal-on-alcohol-labelling/#respond Tue, 11 Sep 2018 09:38:04 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1269373 https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/news/commission-there-are-legal-issues-with-industrys-proposal-on-alcohol-labelling/feed/ 0 High immunity levels matter, Andriukaitis says after vaccination debate in Italy https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/high-immunity-levels-matter-andriukaitis-says-after-vaccination-debate-in-italy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/high-immunity-levels-matter-andriukaitis-says-after-vaccination-debate-in-italy/#comments Fri, 07 Sep 2018 11:14:24 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1268642 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/high-immunity-levels-matter-andriukaitis-says-after-vaccination-debate-in-italy/feed/ 1 Internet of farms to reduce red tape and enable more transparency https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/internet-of-farms-to-reduce-red-tape-and-enable-more-transparency/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/internet-of-farms-to-reduce-red-tape-and-enable-more-transparency/#respond Thu, 06 Sep 2018 09:13:18 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1268250 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/internet-of-farms-to-reduce-red-tape-and-enable-more-transparency/feed/ 0 Brazilian court overturns injunction prohibiting use of glyphosate https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/brazilian-court-overturns-injunction-prohibiting-use-of-glyphosate/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/brazilian-court-overturns-injunction-prohibiting-use-of-glyphosate/#comments Tue, 04 Sep 2018 09:30:20 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1267524 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/brazilian-court-overturns-injunction-prohibiting-use-of-glyphosate/feed/ 1