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Elections at the Steering Committee meeting dated 18 June 2021
Congratulation to Professors Elena Horská (Slovak Republic) elected as Vice President of the UEAA and to Maria Salomé Soares PAIS (Portugal) and Tomas García Azcárate (Spain) elected as observers and welcome to them as UEAA Steering Committee members.
Click here to find the brief CVs of Professors Elena Horská
Click here to find the brief CVs of Maria Salomé Soares PAIS
Click here to find the brief CVs of Tomas García Azcárate




COMMUNIQUE – UEAA meets with the « Forest Team » of the EU Commission Directorate General for Agriculture and Rural Development (DG Agri)
The aim of the meeting was to underline and elaborate on the UEAA Position Paper regarding the New Forest Strategy of the EU Commission.
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UEAA Position Paper on the new EU Forest Strategy for 2030
Forest strategy and forest management practices: to achieve optimal balance between the conflicting demands will be crucial to find compromise solutions that can unite the different stakeholders. Prior to any decision, the UEAA strongly recommends broad scientific discussions and evaluations of scientific findings e.g. between scientists within the different regions, before changes in current management practices are requested.
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A letter from Commissioner STELLA KYRIAKIDES about Gene editing
A message from the French Veterinarian Academy through the French Academy of Agriculture.
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A communiqué from the Georgian Academy of Agricultural Sciences
Cooperation of Georgian Academy of Agricultural Sciences with Private Agricultural Companies.
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Message from the Georgian Academy of Agricultural Sciences


News from The Accademia dei Georgofili (italy)
Action to support the agricultural world during this COVID-19 pandemic.
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Message from the Italian Academy dei Georgofili






Position Paper: Gene editing and new eu regulations urgently needed
The U E A A (Union Européenne des Académies d’Agriculture, www.ueaa.info) claims that the Directive 2001/18 / EC has become unsuitable due to advances in scientific knowledge and recent technical advances such as genome editing and hence urges the E U Governance to review and adjust the European regulations on GMO’s to recent scientific progress.
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GMOs and Genome Edited Organisms (GEOs): regulatory and geopolitical challenges
Publication in English of a book dedicated to Genome Editing and written by members of the French Academy of Agriculture
see the link on the "News and comments from UEAA Members


European Citizens’ Initiative: sign the Green Biotech Petition
The future of using biotechnology tools to develop agriculture has never been darker in the European Union (EU).




















UEAA acts to safeguard plant genome editing which is essential to develop sustainable agriculture
UEAA acts to safeguard plant genome editing which is essential to develop sustainable agriculture
18 01 19










The UEAA Board is particularly sad to announce that his Vice President Professore G Maracchi, President of the Academia Georgofili has passed away on March 10, 2018
The UEAA expresses its deepest condolences both to Mrs G Maracchi and to the Accademia dei Georgofili, Florence, Italy.


A note from the International Association for Agricultural Museums, AIMA
Please have a look on this interesting note on page / Activities/News and comments from members of the UEAA.


TRES BONNE ANNEE, HAPPY NEW YEAR, FELICE ANNO NUOVO
From the  Steering Committee members to all UEAA members and friends.


The Georgian Academy of Agricultural Sciences celebrates its 60th Anniversary
see on page :Activities/ News and comments from UEAA members






Feed back from the Romanian National Press on the UEAA meeting in Brussels on 28 September 2017
see on the following page : about UEAA/ Governance/ minutes of the General Assembly and Steering Committee meetings




A very successful International Conference at the Georgian Academy of Agricultural Sciences. October 25-27 2017, Tbilisi, Georgia
Viticulture and Wine making in European countries – Historical aspects and prospects Check in page: Activities/ News and comments from UEAA members.


Message from France about the new European Joint Program (EJP)
The “One Health Program” of research selected by the European Commission and begins on 1st January 2018 Check in page: Activities/ News and comments from UEAA members




Report of the meeting of the UEAA Steering Committee with the EU Commissioner for Agriculture Ph Hogan – 28 September 2017 – The Berlaymont Building, Brussels – Belgium
see the report on either of those two pages on this very site : about/ueaa/ Governance/ minutes... or Activities/News.  Enjoy your reading.






News from the European Commission
Very interesting note on new techniques in agricultural biotechnology, have a look on the Activities/News page on this very site.


The full article of Paul Brassley  given at the UEAA meeting in Paris (12 October 2016) is now on this web site
Brassley P.2017. The impact of agricultural science 1850-2016 : a gentleman's amusement to the saviour of the world? Have a look on the Activities/News page on this very site.




Latest news  from the UEAA Chairperson of the Electronic Working Group about the new UEAA commission: “agricultural education
This concerns all the UEAA members, please have a look and respond; see Activities/News page on this very site.


News from Italy : Accademia dei Georgofili’s Opening Ceremony of the 264th Academic Year
On Friday April 7th 2017 at 10.30 am, has taken place the Opening Ceremony of the 264th Academic Year in the Salone dei Cinquecento at Palazzo Vecchio (Firenze).




To all members
A note from the Chairperson of the Electronic Working Group about the new UEAA commission: “agricultural education".






9th General Assembly of UEAA
11th-13th  October 2016 in Paris, FRANCE








8th General Assembly of UEAA
18th-19th  September 2014, in Prague, Czech Republic “Utilization of GMO in Agriculture"


7th General Assembly of UEAA
 5 October 2012, in Stockholm, Sweden