A million refugees urgently need shelter, food and water
European Parliament vote in plenary on the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Ahead of negotiations with EU member states on the final text, the European Parliament is set to vote on the revised MiFID legislation that was adopted by the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee in September. Although the revised text succeeds in putting more limits on financial speculation, it falls short of what is needed to fully regulate agricultural commodity derivatives that fuel global food price volatility.
25 October, 2012
European Union Office reports and papers
The fight is on. Time to scrap EU biofuels mandates.
17 September, 2012
Israeli settlements and their impact on Palestinians in the Jordan Valley
5 July, 2012
The European Union's role in delivering food justice in a resource-constrained world
16 April, 2012