Environmentalists push for ‘fitness check’ and clear goals in the next CAP

By |september 11th, 2017|Absorption capacity, common agricultural policy, European Environmental Bureau, farm subsidies, Greening, News, polluter pays principle|

Europe’s biggest alliance of environmental groups has called for a thorough fitness check of the EU’s flagship Common Agricultural Policy, questioning its structure, implementation and impact, and proposing a far-reaching overhaul to ensure it is up to the challenges of the 21st century.