Green MEPs have written to leading supermarkets asking them to carry out an audit of their supply chains to identify products on their shelves that have come from the Brazilian Amazon.
A letter by Molly and Labour colleague Jude Kirton-Darling published in the Financial Times on why the EU must suspend the Mercosur trade deal with Brazil and other South American countries until there are guarantees that the Amazon will be protected.
Molly and Labour MEP Jude Kirton-Darling have called on MEPs to join them in voting against an EU trade deal with Brazil unless it includes protection for the Amazon.
With Brazil’s new president elect Bolsonaro tearing up human rights and threatening the Amazon rainforest, Green MEPs are calling for the suspension of trade talks.
Writing for Business Green, Molly argues that innovation can help us tackle #airpollution from log-burning stoves, but a more critical issue is the UK’s insatiable appetite for sending wood & waste up in smoke to generate electricity.
Molly has given the decision to restore protective measures for an Amazon forest reserve a cautious welcome.
Molly is one of a group of Green MEPs calling on the EU Commission to block all imports extracted from Amazonian reserves in Brazil.
Molly has jointly signed a letter to the European Commission on an EU initiative that threatens to allow ‘biodiversity offsetting’ as a means of justifying development projects that damage biodiversity.