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Press Release

Mon, 01 Feb 2021

Veterinarians continue to look after animals and public health during the pandemic: they also need protection

From the start of the pandemic, most European countries recognised the importance of veterinarians in protecting animal and...

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Position Papers

Thu, 22 Apr 2021

WVA Position on the Global Climate Change Emergency

Veterinarians, in their role as advocates for animal health and welfare and public health, have a responsibility to...

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Brochures / Leaflets

Tue, 02 Oct 2018

Veterinarians crossing borders 2016

Veterinarians crossing borders 2016 is a brochure that aims to sum up the main objectives of two important Directives ruling...

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Wed, 03 Feb 2021

Education / Veterinary Profession

Mapping and assessment of developments for veterinary profession under Dir. 2005/36/EC: time to amend Annex 5.4.1

The EU Commission (DG GROW) launched a call for tenders to start a review of minimum training requirements for veterinary...

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Wed, 03 Feb 2021

Animal Health & Welfare

Position paper on moving towards more animal welfare friendly systems for laying hens

This draft position paper revised based on comments received during consultation It will be put on agenda for the June GA...

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Fri, 29 Jan 2021

Veterinary Profession

List of EU regulators and professional associations for veterinarians

Directive 2006/123/EC on services and Directive 2005/36/EC on professional qualifications are complementary instruments...

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Fri, 29 Jan 2021

Medicines

Union Product Database user research

EMA is required to establish a ‘Union Product Database’ (UPD) under the Veterinary Medicines Regulation (EU) 2019/6, by...

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Mon, 18 Jan 2021

Animal Health & Welfare / Public Health & Food Safety

Prevention is better than cure: regular animal health visits make this happen

Article 25 of the European Union Animal Health Law, Regulation 2016/429[1], requires operators to make sure that...

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Fri, 27 Nov 2020

Veterinary Profession

WVA consultation papers

The WVA Council approved two draft position statements prepared by the WVA Strategic Focus Group on One Health,...

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