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Contaminants in Food Products – Pyrrolizidine Alkaloids:
How to Best Ensure the Lowest Level During Food Production

- @Virtual Workshop

Pyrrolizidine alkaloids (PA) are contaminants found in various food products, including tea and herbal infusion, food supplements, honey and medical plants. This online-workshop will bring together experts of the agri-food industry and policymakers to inform and discuss the impact of Pyrrolizidine Alkaloids on the food production to help all actors in the supply chain to…

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Self-Employment in Europe: What’s Now & Next?

- Virtual Roundtable (TBC)

As part of its emergency support package, the EU has put in place a temporary instrument SURE. However, a prolonged shutdown of all non-essential economic activities may require additional resources to support such schemes. Looking beyond the pandemic, plans for the next day should aim to use all tools in our disposal to create jobs and strenghten…

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Digital Payments Post-Covid:
Imact on the Economy & the EU Policy


With the risk of contagion associated with banknotes and physical contact at point-of-sale, the use of electric payments has risen. It’s now time to follow up on the digital transformation in this field by developing an adaptable regulatory framework and creating appropriate and resilient infrastructure to support it. These changes, done at a European level, will encourage the adoption…

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F2F Strategy – Focus on Africa: Promoting the Global Transition Towards a Sustainable Agri-Food System

- @Virtual Meeting

This event will emphasize the African perspective on the global transition of the Farm to Fork Strategy to ensure the access to healthy, nutritious and affordable food for all citizens and a better protection of natural ecosystems to also build up resilience to possible future diseases and pandemics.

Fighting Tax Evasion & Organised Crime in the EU

- Roundtable

In the European Union, every year huge sums of potential tax revenue are lost through tax evasion. According to estimations of the European Commission this is around € 1 trillion. Tax evasion, limits the capacity of European Countries to implement their economic and social policies, leading to cuts in public services and to slower economies. This…