Author - Michele Grisafi

“Cooperation project 2” International Conference • 18/10/2018

Partecipation to the International Conference "Cooperation Project 2", funded by the European Commission and OLAF (European Anti-Fraud Office) that serves to strengthen cooperation, to combat crime and fraud, especially linked with European funds. Only in 2015, frauds on EU funds reached 638 million euros and out of a total...

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Sustainable Finance debate with the European Episcopal Conferences, EU Parliament, Bruxelles – 25/04/2018

Meeting with the representatives of the European Episcopal Conferences to discuss the latest EU legislative initiative on sustainable finance. Issues in question: best practices and ideas to strengthen the role of the Catholic Church and of the Vatican in promoting a more sustainable finance and how to reduce social...

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International monitoring committee for the 2018 Presidential elections Bogotá, Colombia – 29/05/2018

Part of the delegation sent from Europe to Bogotà to control the democratic nature of the vote during the 2018 Presidential Elections. Meeting with Caterina Bertolini, Italian ambassador in Colombia. Issue in question: sustainable and fair trade products from South America to Europe. Visit to a local plantation where...

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Meeting with the Nobel Price for peace and President of the Republic of Colombia, Bogotà • 26/05/2018

Meeting between Giulia Moi, honorary president of “Sustainable Europe” and Mr. Juan Manuel Santos, President of the Republic of Colombia and Nobel Price for peace. Issue in question: imminent national vote in Colombia, political situation, social and environmental issues (waste management and mining sites).

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Italian ambassador to India, New Dehli, India • 30/04/2018

Meeting at the Italian Embassy in New Deli with Mr. Lorenzo Angeloni. Issue in question: air pollution linked to population growth and to the industrial development, human rights and ongoing reforms.Following, a discussion on the use of phytopharmaceuticals in agriculture and local regulatory limits, in relation with European legislation....

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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...

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