Policy Analyst. Special subjects: agriculture, cross compliance, rural development.
Phone: +44 (0)20 7340 2675
Justin started work at IEEP as part of the Agriculture and Rural Development team in February 2006. Since then he has contributed to research on a number of projects including several related to Cross Compliance, an evaluation of Less Favoured Area policy, and MEACAP. Justin originally studied environmental chemistry with a year in Germany as an undergraduate. Since then he has completed an MSc specialising in Ecological Management. He previously worked as a Project Officer for the Westcountry Rivers Trust. This position involved visiting farms in targeted river catchments in order to deliver environmental and economic improvements. In addition, Justin has also spent a year and a half in Latin America teaching English, and undertaking a variety of voluntary work placements and academic research in Spanish.
This report has been commissioned by Friends of the Earth to provide evidence for a new campaign on the environmental and social impacts of the livestock sector, entitled 'What's feeding our food?'. An ...04 Jun 2009
This evaluation seeks to determine the extent to which price support and direct payments applied in the beef and veal and dairy sectors since 1988 are in coherence with obligations for environmental protection ...01 Dec 2008
Response to European Commission open consultation on requirements for a sustainability scheme for energy uses of biomass
IEEP has submitted a response to the European Commission's recent consultation on requirements for a potential EU sustainability scheme for biomass used for energy purposes (separate from transport biofuels ...29 Sep 2008
Reflecting Environmental Land Use Needs into EU Policy: Preserving and Enhancing the Environmental Benefits of Unfarmed Features on EU Farmland. Final Report.
This report provides a rationale for affording greater protection to Europe's stock of farmland features in the future. It examines the distribution and density of features that exist across Europe's agricultural ...31 Aug 2008
The aim of this study is to examine the environmental impacts of the different systems for allocation and transfer of milk quota under the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) in individual Member States of ...01 Jul 2008
Evaluation of the application of Cross Compliance as foreseen under Regulation 1782/2003 - Part 1: Descriptive Report
Under Regulation 1782/2003 Cross Compliance was introduced as a compulsory measure from the 1st of January 2005.All farmers benefiting from direct payments under the first pillar of the CAP may be subject ...30 Sep 2007
Evaluation of the application of Cross Compliance as foreseen under Regulation 1782/2003 - Part 2: Replies to Evaluation Questions
Under Regulation 1782/2003 cross compliance was introduced as a compulsory measure from the 1st of January 2005.All farmers benefiting from direct payments under the first pillar of the CAP may be subject ...30 Sep 2007
EU Policy Briefing note - 21 September 200720 Sep 2007
IEEP Consultation Response on Carbon and Sustainability Reporting on Biofuels under the Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation
This document includes IEEP's formal comments on the Department for Transport Consultation issues in June 2007 on Carbon and Sustainability Reporting under the RTFO. While we consider the proposals to ...12 Sep 2007
European Parliament releases Rural Development funds following Voluntary Modulation agreement at March Agriculture Council
EU Policy Briefing23 Mar 2007