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“End Pig Pain” Exhibition

On 08/09/2017, in All posts, by Animal Welfare Intergroup
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Jeppe Kofod, MEP (S&D Group), the Chairman of the  Animal Welfare Intergroup’s working group on pig welfare, Eurogroup for Animals and LAV (Lega Anti Vivisezione) kindly invite you to the inauguration of the

“End Pig Pain” Exhibition 

Tuesday 12 September 2017 – 16:00 – 17:00 hrs

 Emilio Colombo Space, South Gallery,
1st floor of the Louise Weiss building, EP Strasbourg
This multimedia exhibition, which consists of artistic photographs of pig farms across Europe, together with a Virtual Reality (VR) experience  will allow viewers to reflect on the plight of 250 million pigs reared annually in the EU, and immerse themselves in the reality of an industrial pig farm in Italy.

 Programme 

  • 16:00 Opening remarks, Jeppe Kofod MEP, S&D Group
  • 16:15 End Pig Pain: the new flagship campaign by Eurogroup for Animals, Elena Nalon, Farm Animal Programme Leader, Eurogroup for Animals 
  • 16:20 “Una storia diversa”, the reality of intensive pig farming in Italy, Roberto Bennati, LAV Vice-President
  • 16:30  option  for MEPs to give an intervention
  • Possibility of interviews, photo opportunities
 

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