Dutch Agriculture Minister: a higher, fair meat price to be taken serious
12 June, the Dutch Agriculture Minister Carola Schouten asked political parties to be serious about a higher, fair meat price (a new tax with revenues to be used for farmers and to make...
TAPP Coalition urges UNEP to advocate for plant-rich diets and sustainable food systems
Multiple organizations joined forces and sent this urging letter to United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP). Changing world wide food systems and focussing on plant-rich diets...
EU: food prices / EU tax system should reflect real costs of pollution
EU Commission: taxes on food - lower VAT on vegetables for society’s health and the planet EU: “Advertising meat at very low prices must be avoided”: EU Code of Conduct...
Dutch government proposal for 'true pricing' meat presented to Dutch Parliament
Letter from the Dutch cabinet advises House of Representatives to consider a fair meat price Revenues to be used for cheaper fruit and vegetables and compensations to farmers and low...
World Bank asks governments to introduce taxes on unhealthy food like processed meat
Obesity-Related Diseases Among Top Three Killers in Most Countries, World Bank Says Report: https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/bitstream/handle/10986/32383/9781464814914.pdf WHO...
True meat prices in the EU: welcomed by EU Commission and EU Consumer organization BEUC during Food Debate
News about the need for a higher meat price in European Countries and detailed policy proposals supported by MEPs, benefiting both farmers and consumers, went viral yesterday. It was...