Protecting Wildlife Through International Trade Policy

On 28/05/2016, in All posts, by Animal Welfare Intergroup

On Wendesday 1 June, Pavel Poc, the Honorary President  of the Animal Welfare Intergroup, will host the event  “Protecting Wildlife Through International Trade Policy”. It will take place from 3:00 to 5:00 pm  in room P7C050  at the European Parliament  in Brussels This event seeks to explore the opportunities that international trade policy offers for the protection of wildlife. With […]

Forthcoming event on the exotic pet trade

On 26/05/2016, in All posts, by Animal Welfare Intergroup

On Wednesday 15th June ‘MEPs for Wildlife’ and the EPP Group  together with Pro Wildlife, AAP Animal Advocacy and Protection and Eurogroup for Animals will hold a seminar titled “The exotic pet trade and the EU, towards an EU regulation?”     There are more than 200 million pets in Europe including mammals, birds, reptiles, […]

Debate on the animal welfare concerns of foie gras production

On 12/05/2016, in All posts, Farm Animals, Press releases, by Animal Welfare Intergroup

The title of today’s meeting of the Intergroup on the Welfare and Conservation of Animals in the European Parliament in Strasbourg was: ‘Foie gras: The cruelty behind the delicacy’. The speakers illustrated the present situation of foie gras production in Europe, in relation to scientific knowledge on animal welfare, the perception of French citizens, and […]

Report seminar future animal welfare

On 02/05/2016, in All posts, by Animal Welfare Intergroup

At the 15th of March 2016 Eurogroup for Animals hosted, jointly with the cross political EP Intergroup for the Welfare and Conservation of Animals, a seminar at the European Parliament. The aim of the seminar was to discuss the future of animal welfare in the European Union by opening a constructive dialogue on the results to be generated from the Joint […]