11 MEPs asked for the creation of a one-stop shop for animal welfare
MEPs Jacqueline FOSTER , Janusz WOJCIECHOWSKI , Anja HAZEKAMP , Marlene MIZZI , Jörg LEICHTFRIED , Pavel POC , Marit PAULSEN , Catherine BEARDER , Ivo VAJGL , Keith TAYLOR and Franc BOGOVIČ initiated a written declaration on the creation of a one-stop shop for animal welfare.
Currently animal welfare is divided between DG SANTE (companion animals and farm animals) and DG ENVI (wild animals and animals in experiments). Moreover, inside DG SANTE, animal welfare related topics can be dealed by both the Animal Health unit or the animal welfare unit. The declaration aims the creation of one point (a "one-stop shop) dealing with all animal welfare related topics, for all species.
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Read the declaration: http://lawyersforanimalprotection.eu/