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SEVC News

Placed at 03-04-2017

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SECOND ANNUAL

SECOND ANNUAL "ONE HEALTH DAY" PLANNED BY THREE INTERNATIONAL ONE HEALTH GROUPS - 3 NOVEMBER 2017

Placed at 03-04-2017

2016 ONE HEALTH DAY STUDENT COMPETITION WINNERS ANNOUNCEMENT The first edition of the global One Health Day, held on 3 November 2016, generated over 150 events in over 35 countries engaging approximately 17,000 participants. Officially launched in April 2016 by three leading international One Health groups, the One Health Commission, the One Health Initiative Autonomous pro bono Team, and the One Health Platform Foundation, this initiative has grown into an annual, sustainable platform for One Health 

Are we killing our pets with kindness?

Are we killing our pets with kindness?

Placed at 03-04-2017

Recognising when a pet is overweight is the top issue vets and vet nurses wish UK pet owners knew about their animals, according to new findings released for National Pet Month (April).

“Use of Wild Animals in Circuses: Time for a Change”

“Use of Wild Animals in Circuses: Time for a Change”

Placed at 03-04-2017

The conference “Use of Wild Animals in Circuses: Time for a Change” co-hosted at the European Parliament by Marlène Mizzi MEP (Malta, S&D), the Intergroup on the Welfare and Conservation of Animals, and Eurogroup for Animals, sent a clear message to the EU: the public support for using wild animals in circus shows is long gone and the European Commission must act to ban this outmoded and unethical entertainment across all Member States without exception. 

European Professional card and Alert Mechanism for professionals crossing borders

European Professional card and Alert Mechanism for professionals crossing borders

Placed at 03-04-2017

The Directive on professional qualification recognition has introduced 2 new tools: the professional card, aiming to ensure a more effective cross borders movement and the alert mechanism. The alert implies that Competent Authorities of EU countries quickly warn each other of professionals who have been prohibited or restricted from practicing the profession or have used falsified diplomas.

AWF and BVA news release

AWF and BVA news release

Placed at 24-03-2017

New session ensures most pressing welfare issues at heart of annual discussion forum

One Health Happenings

One Health Happenings

Placed at 23-03-2017

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Global Students for One Health Happenings! One Health Week for World TB Day, March 24!

FVE Animal Welfare Working Group

FVE Animal Welfare Working Group

Placed at 23-03-2017

The new working group met in Brussels on Tuesday 14 March. FECAVA was represented by the past president Monique Megens.

European Medicines Agency (EMA) meetings

European Medicines Agency (EMA) meetings

Placed at 23-03-2017

Last week many interesting meetings took place at the EMA in London. At the Committee for Medicinal Products for Veterinary Use (CVMP) meeting, the re-examination of the appeal to the opinion for veterinary medicinal products containing zinc oxide to be administered orally to food producing species was discussed. The Committee adopted by consensus a final opinion recommending the refusal of granting of new marketing authorisations and the withdrawal of the existing authorisations for veterinary medicinal products containing zinc oxide.

FECAVA Newsletter March 2017

FECAVA Newsletter March 2017

Placed at 20-03-2017

Newsletter of the Federation of European Companion Animal Veterinary Associations   n°36 March 2017