Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
European Union
Commodity Group
Meat
Commodity
Live animals
Date
01/07/2012
Policy Category
Other
Policy Instrument
Animal welfare regulations
Description
Adopted a resolution in support of the new EU Animal Welfare Strategy 2012–2015, encouraging the European Commission to better enforce existing animal welfare (AW) legislation, to further expand AW legislation based on sound science and to pursue inclusion of AW standards in the international arena and in all its bilateral trade agreements.