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Wednesday December 16, 2015
Animal Health Law: Agriculture Ministers approved it

Animal Health Law: Agriculture Ministers approved it

FVE welcomes the formal approval by the Agriculture Council on the Animal Health Law.

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Wednesday December 09, 2015
Veterinary Continuous Education in Europe

Veterinary Continuous Education in Europe

VETCEE ready to evaluate post-graduate programmes in more fields. An update on the VETCEE activities is now available.

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Wednesday November 25, 2015
La promotion du leadership veterinaire dans la gestion des chiens errants en Europe

La promotion du leadership veterinaire dans la gestion des chiens errants en Europe

Available the French version of the FVE_FECAVA_UEVP position paper on management of stray dogs.

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Thursday November 19, 2015
Doctors and Veterinarians strengthen their cooperation

Doctors and Veterinarians strengthen their cooperation

Doctors and Veterinarians keep working together.

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Monday November 16, 2015
European antibiotic awarenss day

European antibiotic awarenss day

The 8th European Antibiotic Awareness Day took place on 16 November in Brussels.

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Thursday November 12, 2015
European Antibiotic Awareness Day 2015 focuses on the global challenge of AMR

European Antibiotic Awareness Day 2015 focuses on the global challenge of AMR

This year’s European Antibiotic Awareness Day (EAAD) emphasises the global health challenge of antibiotic resistance. The ECDC will launch EAAD 2015 on Monday 16 November at an event in Brussels.

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Thursday November 12, 2015
EAAD New Infographics

EAAD New Infographics

Check how antibiotic resistance spreads

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Monday November 09, 2015
FVE opposes reclassification of ketamine

FVE opposes reclassification of ketamine

FVE supports the evaluations of Ketamine made by the WHO Expert Committee on Drug Dependence.

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Friday October 23, 2015
European Surveillance of Veterinary Antimicrobial Consumption (ESVAC)

European Surveillance of Veterinary Antimicrobial Consumption (ESVAC)

5th report released. Sales of veterinary antimicrobial agents in 26 EU/EEA countries in 2013.

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Tuesday October 20, 2015
Official Controls: trialogue starting

Official Controls: trialogue starting

On 14 October the Council of the European Union has reached an agreement between the Members States about the Official Controls legislative proposal.

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Sunday October 11, 2015
FVE_KNMVD conference on insects

FVE_KNMVD conference on insects

The joint Royal Dutch Veterinary Association and FVE conference took place on Friday 9 October in Utrecht. R. van Dobbenburgh (FVE Vice president) opened the event.

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Monday October 05, 2015
Medicines votes in European Parliament

Medicines votes in European Parliament

FVE has submitted its comments to the European Parliament on two crucial dossiers: veterinary medicinal products and medicated feed.

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Monday September 14, 2015
FVE position on Article 15 of the proposal for a Regulation on Official Controls

FVE position on Article 15 of the proposal for a Regulation on Official Controls

Clinical inspection of animals before slaughter shall remain in the hands of veterinarians.

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Thursday July 02, 2015
Veterinary prescription  - FVE position, June 2015

Veterinary prescription - FVE position, June 2015

The prescription is the decisive and critical step before using medicinal products.

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Thursday June 25, 2015
Protection of animals used for scientific purposes

Protection of animals used for scientific purposes

An update to the Statement supporting European Directive 2010/63/EU ("Directive") on the protection of animals used for scientific purposes is available.

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Monday June 22, 2015
FVE strategy 2015 - 2020

FVE strategy 2015 - 2020

FVE Board is delighted to present the new FVE strategy for the next five years.

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Monday June 15, 2015
Animal Health Law: FVE welcomes trialogue agreement

Animal Health Law: FVE welcomes trialogue agreement

The Federation of Veterinarians of Europe welcomes the informal trialogue agreement on the Animal Health Law. In particular FVE welcomes the provisions on farm animal health visits.

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Monday June 08, 2015
New FVE Board appointed

New FVE Board appointed

In the General Assembly of 5 and 6 June 2015, held in Romania, the FVE members appointed the new Board.

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Friday June 05, 2015
Every dog deserves a caring owner: the veterinary vision on stray dog management

Every dog deserves a caring owner: the veterinary vision on stray dog management

FVE, UEVP and FECAVA position on stray dog control in Europe has been released!

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Tuesday June 02, 2015
ECCVT Update of activities

ECCVT Update of activities

The 6th issue of the ECCVT newsletter is now availble

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Monday May 04, 2015
Conclusions from the FVE Conference on "Natural Disasaters and One health: Are we ready to react?"

Conclusions from the FVE Conference on "Natural Disasaters and One health: Are we ready to react?"

The impact of animals and environment during natural disasters is a critical factor for the safety and wellbeing of people.

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Friday April 24, 2015
ECCVT - Day One Competences & Annex V

ECCVT - Day One Competences & Annex V

The EECVT has released a position paper on Day One Competences and their use in the veterinary study programme.

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Tuesday March 03, 2015
Meeting with Commissioner for Health and Food Safety

Meeting with Commissioner for Health and Food Safety

Healthy and active citizens eating safe and wholesome food is one of the priorities for Mr. Vytenis Andriukaitis, EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety.

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Wednesday February 25, 2015
FVE objects re-classification of ketamine

FVE objects re-classification of ketamine

Ketamine is an essential medicine used for veterinary anaesthesia

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Tuesday February 24, 2015
Newsletter March 2015 - FVE survey: women vets earn 28% less than their male colleagues
Tuesday February 24, 2015
Newsletter March 2015 - Veterinary medicines and medicated feed proposals
Tuesday February 24, 2015
FVE conference on natural disasters and One Health

FVE conference on natural disasters and One Health

An updated version of the programme has been released. GET REGISTERED TODAY!

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Thursday February 19, 2015
Q&A: new rules for pet travel and pet passports - Document in 24 Languages!

Q&A: new rules for pet travel and pet passports - Document in 24 Languages!

From 29 December 2014, the legislation will change in respect to pet travel rules and pet passports.

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Wednesday February 18, 2015
OIE boosts collaboration with the FVE

OIE boosts collaboration with the FVE

On 13 January 2015 OIE and FVE met in Paris.

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Tuesday February 17, 2015
Newsletter March 2015 - Food chain information
Tuesday January 13, 2015
Harmonisation of veterinary education

Harmonisation of veterinary education

Fundamental for establishing EU citizens' trust in veterinary services. ECCVT Statement

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Friday January 09, 2015
World Health Day 2015: Food safety

World Health Day 2015: Food safety

WHO is promoting efforts to improve food safety, from farm to plate (and everywhere in between) on World Health Day, 7 April 2015.

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