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BETTERAVENIR - BEET EUROPE: OVER 12 000 VISITORS FOR THE SUGAR BEET AT MOYVILLERS! PRESS RELEASE - 04 Nov 2016

The small town of Moyvillers, in the Oise, was, for two days, on the 26th and 27th of October, the capital of the sugar beet industry thanks to Betteravenir 2016, the European sugar beet field exhibition organized by the French Sugar beet Institute (ITB) and the Royal Belgium Institute for Sugar beet (IRBAB).

BETTERAVENIR - BEET EUROPE: THE SUGAR BEET EXHIBITION 2016 - PRESS RELEASE - 16 Sep 2016

The end of the European quota system is soon to come and the environmental restrictions are getting more complex. In this strongly evolving context, Betteravenir will bring together both the agricultural and agroindustrial sectors, to give practical solutions for the future. The event will take place the 26th and 27th of October in Moyvillers, in the Oise region, in France.

COMMISSION HOSTS JOINT MEETING TO PREPARE FOR THE END OF SUGAR QUOTAS - 24 Oct 2016

 

The Commission has today hosted a Joint Meeting of the Civil Dialogue Group and the Sugar Expert Group, bringing together stakeholders and Member State officials to discuss the opportunities and challenges from the abolition of the EU sugar quota regime at the end of September 2017.
 

EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT HEARING SUGAR QUOTAS - 24 Oct 2016

 

The future of the sugar market after the abolition of sugar quotas in 2017:

 

AGRI organised a hearing on "The future of the EU sugar market after the abolition of sugar quotas in 2017". Seven experts were invited to address Members: H. Bleckwenn, North German Umbrella Association of Sugar Beet Growers, J.-I. Senovilla, Union of Small Farmers, P. Myllymäki, MTK Sugarbeet Committee, L. Girol, European Sugar Refineries Association, P. Giry, Saint Louis Sucre, G. Tamburini, Unionzucchero and K. Nykiel, National Union of Sugar beet planters.

CIBE GENERAL ASSEMBLY, UTRECHT (NL) - PRESS RELEASE - 19 May 2016

 

During our General Assembly, CIBE members published a Press Release.

 

THE EUBSSP INTRODUCING THE GOOD PRACTICES - 30 Mar 2016

 

The EU BSSP launches today its first e-campaign: have a look at our new video to know more about the Good Practices.

 

 

 

EUBSSP: NEW ISSUE BRIEF ON SOCIAL DIALOGUE - 25 Feb 2016

 

Social dialogue consists of an organized and structured dialogue between employers and employees’ representatives on all matters related to the social impacts of the companies’ activities. It is also a means of involving employees in important decisions for the company, especially when those can impact the workforce.

 

CIBE AND CEFS STATEMENT AHEAD OF THE 10TH WTO MINISTERIAL CONFERENCE - 07 Dec 2015

 

Ahead of the WTO Ministerial conference to take place on 15-18 December 2015 in Nairobi, Kenya, CIBE and CEFS would like to express their position with regards to the discussion around the EU’s proposal on export competition.

ISSUE BRIEF - EUBSSP CONTRIBUTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE AT THE OCCASION OF COP21 - 30 Nov 2015

 

On the occasion of the start of the negotiations for the COP21 in Paris, the EUBSSP has prepared an Issue Brief to illustrate the contribution of the EU Beet Sugar sector to the reduction of GHG emissions.

PRESS RELEASE - EUROPEAN BEET SUGAR SECTOR LAUNCHES SUSTAINABILITY COLLABORATION - 16 Sep 2015

 

The EU Beet Sugar Sustainability Partnership (EU BSSP) has announced the launch of its first joint initiative on sustainability throughout the sector.