Conference – An Eagle Eye on TTIP

On 19/02/2015, in All posts, by Animal Welfare Intergroup

On Tuesday 3rd March 2015, the Humane Society International and  World Animal Protection will hold a conference titled “An Eagle Eye on TTIP- Agriculture, research and sustainable development- what’s on the horizon for TTIP?”   This event will be hosted by David Martin MEP, Honorary Secretary of the Intergroup and will take place in the hotel […]

Consumer information needed as majority of EU citizens do not know the origin of the animal products they consume

On 12/02/2015, in All posts, Farm Animals, Laying hens, Press releases, by Animal Welfare Intergroup

Strasbourg – During its 309th session the Intergroup on Animal Welfare discussed the need to improve information to consumers on animal products. The average EU consumer does not know how or where the majority of the animal products they buy were produced. This lack of information and awareness has consequences for animal welfare, restricting the ability of […]