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Protecting Wildlife Through International Trade Policy

On 28/05/2016, in All posts, by Animal Welfare Intergroup
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event wildlifeOn 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 invited speakers from the European Commission, the office of the United States Trade Representative and leading international animal protection NGOs, this meeting will look at the inclusion of provisions relating to wildlife protection in recently concluded trade deals, such as the EU-Vietnam FTA and the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), as well as the Transatlantic Trade & Investment Partnership (TTIP).

The event is organised by Humane Society International/Europe and World Animal Protection in collaboration with the MEPs for Wildlife group.

To register for the event, please send an e-mail to the organisers with the following information:

□ I am accredited to access the European Parliament

or:

□ I do not have accreditation to the European Parliament and require a visitor’s pass. The following information is required:

ID type

ID number

Nationality

Date of Birth

First & Last Name

Please note that all those requiring a visitor’s pass must assemble at the Former EP Info Point close to the Place Luxembourg entrance between 14.30 and 15.00 to collect their badge and be escorted into the building. Please ensure that you also have your ID with you.

For additional information on this event, please contact ValentinaRiva@worldanimalprotection.org or jswabe@hsi.org

 

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