Working together for more balanced views on European Livestock

29 March


The event takes place in the auspices of the Spanish Livestock Fair “FIGAN 2023”.

Registered participants will also receive a pass to the fair

Programme – 29 March from 10:30 – 13:00

10:30 – 11:00: Welcome coffee

11:00: Moderator: Natasha Foote, Euractiv journalist

Opening remarks: Fernando Miranda, Secretary General, Spanish Ministry of Agriculture (invited)

Keynote speech: MEP Clara Aguilera, European Parliament (invited)

Views on the Green Deal from a national (Spanish) and European level:

Paolo Patruno, European Livestock Voice

Miguel Ángel Higuera, Somos Ganaderia

Roundtable discussion on the Green Deal from a scientific perspective:

Frederic Leroy, Vrije Universiteit Brussels

Pablo Manzano, Basque Centre for Climate Change

Alice Stanton, Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland (invited)

Networking lunch