In this section you will find a list of publications (books, reports, factsheets, case studies, booklets, proceedings, flyers, etc.). Some of them are available for download others are published as HTML pages. [more]
Here you will find a collection of national legislation (including the European Community) related to animal welfare and protection, cruelty against animals, standards of humane care and treatment of animals. [more]
CODES OF PRACTICE AND RECOMMENDATIONS
Codes and Recommendations by different institutions, stakeholders organizations and policy makers.
They should not be regarded as an interpretation of any legislation. Compliance with these Codes of practice does not itself replace any legal obligation. [more]
This section holds archived issues of newsletters; they are regular circular information regarding upcoming meetings, projects, specific news and applications of relevance to animal welfare. [more]
STANDARDS, POLICIES AND STRATEGIES
OIE internationally recognized standards are included in this section. To address existing and emerging animal welfare issues, key strategies and policies are in place to facilitate a coordinated an effective action. Find here a collection of policies, which lay down the basic rules and requirements to guide decisions and actions. Strategies set out the steps to streamline and implement the policy. [more]
SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL PAPERS
The science behind animal welfare legislation, codes of practice, recommendations and policies and the technical information to apply them in the production systems.
Many of the articles are available in printer friendly PDF format others can be found directly on the Scientific Journal web site. [more]
EDUCATION AND TRAINING RESOURCES
Offering a library of high quality education and training resources, uploaded both by producers and users of that same material. It can be in the form of trainers' guides or manuals, it can be simple notes or handouts, but they could also be illustrated posters or booklets. [more]