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STRAY DOG & FERAL CAT POPULATIONS IN EUROPE

On 05/04/2017, in All posts, by Animal Welfare Intergroup
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CONFERENCE

Wednesday 26 April 2017

 9:00-13:00

Room ASP3G3

 European Parliament Brussels

 To register click here

 DRAFT AGENDA

 
Welcome by Marlene Mizzi MEP,  Michela Giuffrida MEP, Roderick Galdes, Honorary Parliamentary Secretary for Agriculture and Animal Rights for Malta and Reineke Hameleers, Director of Eurogroup for Animals 

  1. The importance of responsible dog and cat population management
  • Dr Paolo Dalla Villa – Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale dell’Abruzzo e del Molise Giuseppe Caporale
  • Causes of stray animals and the human animal relationship – James Pirnay, Companion Animal Responsible Ownership platforms
  1. The situation in Europe today
  • Case study: Malta – Roderick Galdes, Honorary Parliamentary Secretary for Agriculture and Animal Rights for Malta
  • Panel discussion Intergroup on the Welfare and Conservation of Animals Marlene Mizzi MEP, Michela Giuffrida MEP, Stefan Eck MEP and Davor Škrlec MEP
  • Representative of the World Organisation on Animal Health (OIE) (tbc)
  1. Models of population management
  • OIE projects and guidelines – representative of the World organization for Animal Health (OIE)
  • International Companion Animal Coalition (ICAM)
  • The no kill approach to population management – Sophie Duthoit, Vier Pfoten
  • The Odessa programme a Representative of the Deutscher Tierschutzbund (TBC)
  1. Policy & legal analysis: opportunities at EU level
  • Setting the framework for change, Joe Moran, Eurogroup for Animals
  1. Debate

Closing Remarks by Marlene Mizzi MEP & a representative of the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the EU

 

 

 

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