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Agriculture - Fisheries - Food

Key policy makers and contacts

The Directorates-General

  • Health and Consumers DG
    The Health and Consumers DG keeps EU laws on the safety of food and other products, on consumers' rights and on the protection of people's health up-to-date. It also monitors that national, regional and local governments in the EU apply the health and consumer protection laws.
    Spokesperson
    Frédéric VINCENT
    Tel : +32 (0)2 298 71 66
    Mobile : +32 (0)498 987 166
    frederic.vincent@ec.europa.eu
  • Fisheries and Maritime Affairs DG
    The Fisheries and Maritime Affairs DG ensures the implementation of the Commission's political priorities in the areas of fisheries, the Law of the Sea and Maritime Affairs. It manages the development and implementation of the Common Fisheries Policy.
    Spokesperson
    Oliver DREWES
    Tel : +32 (0)2 299 24 21
    Mobile : +32 (0)498 980 081
    oliver.drewes@ec.europa.eu
  • Agriculture and Rural Development DG
    The Agriculture and Rural Development DG is responsible for the implementation of agriculture and rural development policy, the latter in conjunction with other DGs dealing with structural policy. Its staff of 1000 takes care of all aspects of the CAP, including market measures, rural development issues and international relations relating to agriculture.
    Spokesperson
    Roger WAITE
    Tel : +32 (0)2 296 14 04
    Mobile : +32 (0)498 961 404
    roger.waite@ec.europa.eu

The Commissioners and their Spokespersons

  • Maria Damanaki
    is Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries.
    Spokesperson:
    Oliver DREWES
    Tel : +32 (0)2 299 24 21
    Mobile : +32 (0)498 980 081
    Fax : +32 (0)2 296 30 67
    oliver.drewes@ec.europa.eu

    Press Officer:
    Lone MIKKELSEN
    Tel : +32 (0)2 296 05 67
    Mobile : +32 (0)498 960 567
    Fax : +32 (0)2 296 30 67
    lone.mikkelsen@ec.europa.eu
  • Dacian Cioloş
    is Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development.
    Spokesperson:
    Roger WAITE
    Tel : +32 (0)2 299 24 21
    Mobile : +32 (0)498 980 081
    roger.waite@ec.europa.eu

    Press Officer:
    Johan REYNIERS
    Tel : +32 (0)2 295 67 28
    Mobile : +32 (0)498 956 728
    johan.reyniers@ec.europa.eu

European Parliament and EP Committees Press Contacts

  • Fisheries (FISH)

    Press officer:
    Isabel Nadkarni
    Brussels: Tel. +32 2 283 2198 / 32 498 98 33 36
    Strasbourg: Tel. +33 3 8817 6758
    E-mail: fish-press@europarl.europa.eu
  • Agriculture (AGRI)

    Brussels: 32 2 28 33000
    Strasbourg: 33 3 388 1 74005
    Email: agri-press@europarl.europa.eu

Council of the European Union and Press Contacts

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