Meeting with F.A.O. (Food and Agriculture Organization) director, New York, USA • 01/12/2017

Meeting with F.A.O. (Food and Agriculture Organization) director, New York, USA • 01/12/2017

Official meeting in New York with the FAO director (International Organization for Food and Agriculture). Issue in question: European situation on the use of glyphosate in agriculture and the US position on the theme of pesticides use and workers’ safety. The goal is to obtain an official support in the fight in Europe against the use of dangerous phytopharmaceuticals and towards more sustainable farming systems. Followed a meeting, at the United States Chamber of Commerce, with the Vice President, Marjorie Chorlins.