What is the most significant environmental
change since the Rio Earth Summit?
What about the whole security aspects
of this? Why do the military authorities not understand that the
major threats are from environmental and ecological sources? Is
it not time for the global military institutions to really start
looking at spending their money on addressing these underlying causes
that lead to war and social unrest?
How serious have the effects of agribusiness
and intensive agriculture been on biodiversity in the world, and
in Europe, in your view?
How do you feel about the use and testing
of genetically modified living organisms?
What are the issues that you think
are most important for the general public to consider, now that
we are going into the 21st century?
How do you imagine the world fifty
years from now?
What about changes in the European
Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)? Will they realistically make it
easier for a revival of organic farming?
Finally, just a few words on biodiversity.
What is the rate of species loss, and at what point does it become
a serious problem for ecological stability?