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[kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/6tfazJGFm6U” width=”320″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /] Matthias Meissner, Agriculture expert for WWF Germany, spoke to Blogactiv at the FFA 2009 conference at Biblioteque Solvay, Brussels. We asked him about food security, the theme of the conference. If you would like to make your voice known on this subject, please leave a comment in the box… » read more

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At the 2009 FFA event at Biblioteque Solvay in Brussels, Blogactiv interviewed Michael Hamell, from the the European Commission. Mr Hamell is Head of Unit of Forest and Soil, DG AGRI, DG ENVI. He spoke about food security, the subject of the conference. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/iCf9Ninir4g” width=”320″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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At FFA 2009, at the Biblioteque Solvay in Brussels, Blogactiv interviewed Alexander Sarris. Mr Sarris is Chief Economist of the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation, based in Rome. He spoke to us about food security, the theme of the conference. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/gWZneqUYNJw” width=”320″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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At the FFA 2009 event in Biblioteque Solvay, Brussels, Sue Armstrong-Brown spoke to Blogactiv about food security. As Head of Countryside Conservation for the RSPB, she has important views about agriculture and land use. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/rC1SfFAvERQ” width=”320″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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Neil Parish MEP, Chairman of the European Parliament Committe on Agriculture and Rural Development, was a moderator at the FFA 2009 event at Biblioteque Solvay, Brussels. He spoke at the event to Blogactiv about food security. The interview can be seen here: [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/qhLFC32D2g8″ width=”320″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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Below is an interview with Franz Fischler, former European Union Commissioner for Agriculture, Rural Development and Fisheries between 1995 and 2004. He was speaking about food security at the FFA 2009 event at Biblioteque Solvay, Brussels. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/3zRkyoOWUMs” width=”320″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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The following interview with Dr John Atkin was conducted at FFA 2009 at Biblioteque Solvay, Brussels. Dr Atkin is Chief Operating Officer of Syngenta and was discussing food security. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/whoto4MhRfM” width=”320″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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Dr Friedhelm Schmider is Director General of the European Crop Protection Agency. He attended the FFA 2009 event at Biblioteque Solvay in Brussels, where he spoke to us about food security. To hear his thoughts, please watch the interview below: [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/1CGl9XSI5u0″ width=”320″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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Rodolphe de Looz-Corswarem is Secretary General of The Brewers of Europe. He was interviewed by Blogactiv at the FFA 2009 event at Biblioteque Solvay, Brussels. The subject of food security is obviously one of great impact to many involved in agriculture, including brewers. Please click here to visit The Brewers of Europe website. Hear his… » read more

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The following interview with Pekka Pesonen, Secretary General of Copa Cogeca was filmed at Biblioteque Solvay, Brussels at FFA 2009. Please feel free to comment using the box below. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/eRCMoqKDq9A” width=”320″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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