Animal Experimentation

Commission review of animal experimentation law highlights scope for delivering improvements on animal welfare

A recent Commission review on the animal experimentation Directive stresses the importance of unleashing its potential to seriously replace, reduce and refine (3Rs) the use of animals for testing, research or educational purposes. [1] The main concerns highlighted in the report include a need for improving the efficiency, effectiveness and consistency of project evaluation and […]

help save elephants

Help save elephants by contributing to the European Commission’s consultation on ivory trade in the EU

The European Commission has called on citizens, organisations and other stakeholders to participate in an online consultation to gather information and views on the ivory trade in the EU and the actions that the EU should take against ivory trafficking. The deadline to complete the consultation is Friday 8th December 2017. Elephants are facing their […]