Issue 443 | 7 November 2016
Interview with Helga Stevens, Aviation Strategy, Food Labelling, Powering Europe's innovation economy, SME Week, tackling Pancreatic Cancer, 5 questions with Alessia Mosca and more.
The People's President?
Helga Stevens is ready to knock Martin Schulz off his parliamentary throne. She tells Julie Levy-Abegnoli why she believes she would be better able to represent all MEPs, how her leadership style would differ from Schulz’s and how she would put an end to shady backroom deals.
MEPs have the chance to support innovation and evidence-based authorisation procedures when they meet next week in Strasbourg, says Pedro Narro Sanchez.
But policy incentives to take account of its environmental benefits are needed for the market to accelerate, argues Trevor Morgan.
As the world looks to Europe to lead on evidence-based decision-making, we must not let politics trump science, warns Nathalie Moll.