MEPs are getting ready to discuss, on 10 April, the second European citizens’initiative (ECI), known as’One of us’. Unlike the first initiative, which was related to water, this public hearing is set to be very animated as it concerns a highly ethical issue : the status of a human embryo.

A total of 1.7 million signatories are calling to put a stop to EU funding for any activities involving the destruction of human embryos, particularly in the areas…