Public seminar: Organic farming and climate change

On 18/10/2011, in All posts, Events, by Animal Welfare Intergroup

The farm and food sectors need to adapt to the consequences of climate change and play an active role in climate change mitigation. To contribute to the climate debate, Elisabeth Köstinger MEP (EPP), Bio Austria and the IFOAM EU Group, in cooperation with the International Round Table on Organic Agriculture and Climate Change (RTOACC), invite […]

Celebrating Biodiversity in Pictures

On 13/10/2011, in All posts, Biodiversity, Events, by Animal Welfare Intergroup

  Originally published by Catherine Bearder MEP This week, Catherine Bearder MEP brought the UK’s largest nature photography symposium ‘The Wildlife Photographer of the Year’, organised by The Natural History Museum together with the BBC Wildlife Magazine, to the European Parliament. This world-renowned yearly exhibition provides a spotlight on the rarely seen wonders of the […]

World Horse Welfare Stand

On 12/10/2011, in All posts, Events, by Animal Welfare Intergroup

Julie Girling MEP invites you to visit the World Horse Welfare Stand at 2Q2 – 2nd Floor – JAN Building. The stand is running from 11-13 October and promotes efforts to end horse suffering by introducing a maximum journey limit on the transportation of horses across Europe for slaughter.  

Dolphins in captivity within the EU

On 10/06/2011, in All posts, Events, by Animal Welfare Intergroup

Kriton Arsenis MEP and the Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society cordially invite you to an event on dolphins in the EU, a series of presentations on conservation, welfare and EU law relating to the keeping of dolphins in captivity in the EU. The event will take place on Monday 20 June 2011 from 5-6.30pm in […]

Film Screening of Sea the Truth

On 26/05/2011, in All posts, Events, by Animal Welfare Intergroup

Eurogroup for Animals, Nicolaas G. Pierson Foundation & Sea First Foundation invite you to the Film Screening of “Sea the Truth” followed by a debate on Marine Conservation Issues. Date and venue: Tuesday 31 May 2011 from 16:00 to 18:00 hrs in the European Parliament in Brussels, Room PHS 5B001 – Paul-Henry Spaak Building This event is hosted by Kriton Arsenis […]

Exceptional Intergroup Session with Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE

On 19/05/2011, in All posts, Events, by Animal Welfare Intergroup

Jane Goodall, the famous primatologist and United Nations Peace Messenger will deliver a speech on 24 May 2011 at the European Parliament in Brussels for an exceptional Animal Welfare Intergroup session entitled “Reason for Hope. Linking welfare of people, animals and the environment.” Dr. Goodall remains one of the most charismatic figures in highlighting the […]