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MEP Awards 2008: Jens Holm (GUE/NGL) shortlisted under the environment category'He is seen in some parliamentary circles as a rising star'
Jens Holm, GUE/NGL MEP from Sweden, has been shortlisted by The Parliament Magazine, together with two other MEPs, to represent the environment category, for the quality of his work over the past year:
"One of parliament’s youngest MEPs, the youthful Swede is a former voluntary worker and freelance journalist. He sits on the committee on environment, public health and food safety and the temporary committee on climate change. In the past, he has written several books and produced documentaries on a range of issues, including animal experimentation. Earlier this year, Holm drafted a report for the international trade committee, of which he’s a substitute member, on the trade in raw materials and commodities.....
Link: MEP Jens Holm
Other EVANA-articles about this topic:
EU: 'The livestock sector - a major culprit in destruction of the environment' (en)
The livestock industry and climate – EU makes bad worse (en)
Sweden: First vegan MEP enters office next fall (en)