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THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

02-02-2018
WHICH FUTURE FOR THE POWDERED MILK STOCK IN EUROPE?

The end of milk quotas in 2015 has led to an increase of volumes produced and therefore to falling prices. In order to tackle the crisis, the European Union intervened on the powdered milk market. The amassed stocks reach 380.000 tons today. The current situation on the market remains too hazardous to consider the disposal of those stocks. The risk...

18-01-2018
SUBMISSION OF MY “ERASMUS PRO” REPORT TO THE MINISTER OF LABOUR

Last July, the Minister of Labour Muriel Pénicaud committed to double the number of apprentices who are going abroad...

15-01-2018
FULL BAN ON ELECTRICAL FISHING: THE FRENCH DELEGATION WELCOMES THE RESULT OF VOTES

The European Parliament stood against the so-called “electrical fishing” method today, in the framework of the votes on the Gabriel Mato’s report on the preservation of fishing resources and the protection of marine ecosystems through technical measures. Concerning this provision in particular, and after a strong mobilisation of French deputies...

16-01-2018
YOUTH EMPLOYMENT INITIATIVE: MY SPEECH DURING THE PLENARY SESSION

"Can we still assert that the European Union shapes our future while there are so many young unemployed? It is a scandal that questions our public policies. One young out of four is unemployed in Europe on average. In some countries, it is even one young out of two. Our chiefs of State or government are aware of the situation and therefore they...

10-01-2018
PÊCHE ÉLECTRIQUE : JE SUIS OPPOSÉ À CETTE TECHNIQUE CONTROVERSÉE

Alors que l’immense majorité des Etats dans le monde a interdit la pêche électrique dans ses eaux dès la fin des années 1990, l’Union européenne permet des dérogations en Mer du Nord à titre d’expérimentation. Circonscrites à 5% de la flotte des chaluts à perche par État membre, ces limites ne sont pas respectées et ont conduit à...