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Revealed: Suffering on Pig-Farms

In 2021, 141 million pigs were kept on farms in the EU. A large proportion of them live at least part of their lives in cages. This concerns breeding sows in particular. “Compassion in World Farming” visited 16 pig farms from four European countries between February and May 2022 and uncovered immeasurable animal suffering. The […]

New GMOs and “Independent” …

In 2018 the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled that new gene-edited organisms (GMOs) are covered by the EU’s GMO laws and...

Taxonomy: Greenwashing Gas and Nuclear

By including gas and nuclear power in the taxonomy, the European Commission has taken this important instrument ad absurdum.

Fit for 55 Climate Package in the …

The EU has promised to reduce its emissions by at least 55% by 2030. To achieve this goal, the EU Commission put...

Forest-Expeditions: Europe’s …

Field visits in Spain and the Baltic States show: Europe's forests are threatened by forest fires, clear-cutting and the climate crisis.

Animal Transport Controls in Styria: …

We measured up to 35 degrees inside the transporter. According to regulation, the temperature inside the vehicle must not exceed 30 degrees.

Food belongs on the table, not in …

The agro-industrial lobby wants to use the Russian attack on Ukraine to undermine the Green Deal under the guise of “supply shortages”,...