Agrofuels European Tour

Over June 25-29, 2007 Global Justice Ecology Project Co-Director Orin Langelle will be speaking at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium as well as the Dutch Parliament in The Hague, Netherlands on the issue of GE trees and agrofuels, as part of a major agrofuels tour organized by Global Forest Coalition.  The tour includes the participation of impacted peoples from all over the world testifying about the social and ecological impacts of the large-scale production of agrofuels in their countries.

The tour winds up at a meeting of a subsidiary body of the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (UN CBD) at the UNESCO building in Paris, where tour participants will testify before UN CBD delegates.

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