• SOURCE: S&D Group at European Parliament

MEPs support member states' right to ban GMOs

ID

361765

Shoot Date

13 Jan 2015

Shoot Location

European Parliament, Strasbourg, France

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Edited package in English and French
Shotlist
FRANCE, STRASBOURG (JANUARY 13, 2015) (SOCIALISTS AND DEMOCRATS, EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT - ACCESS ALL) 1. CUTAWAY: VARIOUS OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT IN STRASBOURG (EXTERIOR) 2. CUTAWAY: VARIOUS OF THE VOTE ON GMO IN THE HEMICYCLE 3. MATTHIAS GROOTE (S&D MEP, DE) SAYING (ENGLISH SPEECH): “The main change and the main point are that Member States can ban GMO’s from their territory. Our priority was clear: the interest of the citizens, food security, and customer protection. This was the line we followed during the negotiation. ” 4. CUTAWAY: MATTHIAS GROOTE TALKING TO A JOURNALIST 5. MATTHIAS GROOTE (S&D MEP, DE) SAYING (ENGLISH SPEECH): ”I am not fully satisfied. We have regrets because the base of the legislation isn’t an environment law but a common market law. Normally the environmental law is better. We also have a problem with the financial liability which is missing completely in this compromise.” 6. CUTAWAY: GILLES PARGNEAUX TALKING TO A JOURNALIST 7. GILLES PARGNEAUX (S&D MEP, FR) SAYING (FRENCH SPEECH): “Here it is a comprise which enables an advance compared to the present situation so we need to take this improvement.” 8. CUTAWAY: GILLES PARGNEAUX TALKING TO A JOURNALIST 9. GILLES PARGNEAUX (S&D MEP, FR) SAYING (FRENCH SPEECH): “There is progress regarding the possibility for consumers and farmers to get compensations in case there would be contaminations in a cross-border zone.” 10. CUTAWAY: GILLES PARGNEAUX TALKING TO A JOURNALIST 11. GILLES PARGNEAUX (S&D MEP, FR) SAYING (FRENCH SPEECH): “This directive means better protection for European consumers and for farmers - including in cross-border zones. That also means a stronger legal certainty for Member States. This is a fight that we just won. “ 12. CUTAWAY: GILLES PARGNEAUX TALKING TO A JOURNALIST HUESCA, SPAIN (20 NOVEMBER 2013) (EUROPEAN PARIAMENT AUDIOVISUAL - ACCESS ALL) 1. CUTAWAY: VARIOUS OF CORN AND WHEAT FIELDS, FARMERS AND IN THEIR FIELDS 2. CUTAWAY: MACHINE PRODUCING ANIMAL FOOD WITH GM CORN FLOUR FRANCE (14 JUNE 2011) (EUROPEAN PARIAMENT AUDIOVISUAL - ACCESS ALL) 1. CUTAWAY: VARIOUS OF A BIOLOGICAL FOOD MARKET WITH FARMERS AND COSTUMERS
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