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By inserting their postal code, French citizens can check if public canteens in their area are serving high welfare animal-based products.
Do public canteens in France respect animals?
9 March 2020
Paris EELV senator Esther Benbassa has drafted a bill for "ethical, socially just and animal welfare friendly" animal husbandry and slaughter.
French Senator proposes a law for ethical farming
24 February 2020
Carrefour and more distributers join the Animal Welfare Label Association (AEBEA), created in 2018 by LFDA, CIWF, OABA and the Casino group to offer a labeling scheme on animal welfare.
Animal welfare labeling is becoming more widespread in France
6 February 2020
On February 6, CIWF was auditioned by the Agriculture Committee of the EESC (Economic, Social and Environmental Council). This opinion was presented and voted on yesterday, Wednesday 27 November, in plenary session, by the two rapporteurs.
Animal welfare: CESE pushes for labeling
28 December 2019
For several years, animal welfare has been invited to public debate.
Animal welfare: In France large retailers begin to show interest
19 August 2019
Critics assail Didier Guillaume and colleague for watching event in which 6 bulls were killed.
French farm minister under fire for attending bullfight
16 August 2019
These images were filmed between February and May 2019 in the Sourches experimental station belonging to the agro-industrial group Avril, located in the town of Saint-Symphorien, in the Sarthe region.
Investigation on 'porthole' cows in experimental site of French agro-industrial group Avril
26 June 2019
Young calves exported from Ireland to holding centres in France, before they are sold to farms across Europe, have been beaten and brutalised, an investigation has found.
Live export Irish calves brutally ill-treated in France en route to south Europe
11 May 2019
The nationwide consultation in France known as the Grand Debat has focused so far on issues like purchasing power and inequalities between social classes.
Majority of French think animal welfare should be part of nationwide consultation
8 February 2019