Dear Sir,

 

Thank you for your e-mail dated 02/05/2013.  We hereby acknowledge receipt of your application for access to documents, which was registered on 02/05/2013 under reference number GestDem 2013/2361.

 

In accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 regarding public access to European Parliament, Council and Commission documents, your application will be handled within 15 working days. The time limit will expire on 28/05/2013. In case this time limit needs to be extended, you will be informed in due course.

 

Yours faithfully,

 

Vassiliki ANAGNOSTOU
Access to documents coordinator

European Commission
DG Agriculture and Rural Development
Unit K.2

L130 4/70
B-1049 Brussels/Belgium
+32 2 29 598 94
[Emailadresse]

 

-----Original Message-----
From: David Sánchez [mailto:ask+[Emailadresse]]
Sent: Thursday, May 02, 2013 12:32 PM
To: AGRI ACCESS DOCUMENTS
Subject: access to information request - DG Agriculture contacts with biotech industry

 

     Dear Agriculture and Rural Development (AGRI),

    

     Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as

     developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting documents which

     contain the following information:

    

     - a list of meetings of DG Agriculture officials and/or

     representatives(including the Commissioner and the Cabinet) and

     representatives of the following companies and industry

     associations: Monsanto, Syngenta, Bayer, Basf, Dow, Dupont/Pioneer,

     EuropaBio, Bussiness Europe, European Crop Protection Association

     (ECPA), the European Seed Association (ESA), The European Feed

     Manufacturers' Federation (FEFAC), AmCham EU and the US Chamber of

     Commerce between January 2012 and today.

     

     - minutes and other reports of these meetings;

    

     - all correspondence (including emails) between DG Agriculture

     officials and/or representatives (including the Commissioner and

     the Cabinet)and representatives of the following companies and

     industry associations: Monsanto, Syngenta, Bayer, Basf, Dow,

     Dupont/Pioneer, EuropaBio, Bussiness Europe, European Crop

     Protection Association (ECPA) and the European Seed Association

     (ESA) related to genetically modified organisms and biotechnology

     between January 2012 and today.

    

     - all correspondence (including emails) between the Commissioner

     and the Cabinet and DG Agriculture related to genetically modified

     organisms and biotechnology between January 2012 and today.

    

     Yours faithfully,

    

     David Sánchez

    

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