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Training on Animal Welfare Standards at slaughter, killing and during transport


DG Sanco of the European Commission is organising two workshops on the training in animal welfare at slaughter, in killing for disease control purposes and during transport. The training is mainly aimed at Official Veterinarians ensuring animal welfare and those involved in developing best practices to improve application of European and international standards. Participants will come from EU Member States, candidate countries and invited third countries.


The workshop on transport is scheduled for 26-30 January 2009 in Teramo/IT, the second workshop on slaughter and disease control will take place on 2-5 March 2009 in Budapest/HU. For more informations on the workshops and how to participate please visit:
http://ec.europa.eu/food/training_strategy/training/stunningkilling_en.htm