European Livestock Voice Debate: Is livestock really destroying the planet?

November 30 2020 Virtual

The livestock sector is blamed for all sorts of ailments, from CO2 emissions to unsustainable meat production, a supposedly « unhealthy » food. Numerous calls have been issued to curb livestock farming, meat consumption, etc. As we move to a greener future with a stronger focus on health, it’s time to examine both the pros and cons of livestock in a multifaceted debate. 

This is the first in a series of debates organised by European Livestock Voice, a  a multi-stakeholder group of like-minded EU partners in the livestock food chain aiming to bring back a balanced debate around a sector that is playing such an essential role in Europe’s rich heritage and future. 

Timing:
2PM - 3:15PM

Speakers:

  • Andrea Bertaglio, Journalist, author of “In Difesa della carne” (In defense of meat)
  • Representative of DG AGRI, European Commission (name TBC)
  • Moderator : Florence Ranson, REDComms

Programme:
Exchange with the speakers and Q&A with the audience

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