New Polish Commissioner in charge of European Agriculture

President-elect Ursula von der Leyen presented her team and the new structure of the next European Commission. The new Commission will reflect the priorities and ambitions set out in the Political Guidelines. Janusz Wojciechowski, was a long-serving Member of the European Parliament in the Agriculture Committee, and is currently a Member of the European Court of Auditors. … Continue reading New Polish Commissioner in charge of European Agriculture

Intervent favur il-bdiewa u r-raħħala

(Scroll down for English version) Il-protesta paċifika li seħħet lum, organizzata mil-Moviment Graffiti flimkien ma kważi 70 organiżazzjoni oħra, seħħet ġewwa l-belt Valletta, u attendew għaliha 'il fuq minn 3000 persuna, kemm Maltin u kif ukoll barranin. Dan kien l-intervent tiegħi f'isem il-Fondazjoni MaYA (Malta Youth in Agriculture): Naħseb kull minn qiegħed hawn, qiegħed hawn għax … Continue reading Intervent favur il-bdiewa u r-raħħala

Urban green; the refreshing theme

Just this afternoon I was watching RAI3 TV show Kilimangaro featuring Stefano Boeri, a renowned Italian architect. Boeri is the mastermind behind the wave of modern green buildings scattered around the globe. Chicago, Milan, Cairo, Mumbai, Beijing and Jakarta are just some of the countries where such buildings were erected. The need for improved urban areas is finally … Continue reading Urban green; the refreshing theme

Day #4 | “We’ve had enough!”

Journal: 84th International Green Week | Berlin On Saturday (19.1.19) afternoon, farmers, representatives and consumers got together for an organised and peaceful protest against industrialised agriculture. Such protests have taken place yearly since 2011, happen in parallel with the Berlin International Green Week and attract up to 30,000 people. The name of the protest, "We've had … Continue reading Day #4 | “We’ve had enough!”