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VoteForAnimals2019 campaign put animal welfare at the heart of the European elections in May 2019. This offered the opportunity for MEP candidates to (re)connect with citizens and win votes
Vote for Animals 2019
23 July 2020
MEP Anja Hazekamp today promised to drive “many more resolutions over the coming years” towards the EC in her role as President of the Intergroup on the Welfare and Conservation of Animals.
New parliament commits to acting for animals in the new term
9 October 2019
Did you know that hundreds of millions of animals in the EU are still kept in cages, either for their entire lives or prolonged periods of time?
Find out what’s on the horizon for animals at the EP this week
7 October 2019
The results are finally in, and we are optimistic to see 115 candidates who pledged to act for animals have been elected to the new European Parliament, with representation across the political groups and across the EU.
Will the politically diverse new EP mean a unified voice for animals?
27 May 2019
On May 22, during the National Day of Animal Rights, we met in Poznan with candidates taking part in the European Parliament elections.
OTWARTE KLATKI: Protection of animals in the EU – Meeting with Polish candidate MEPs
22 May 2019
Our Portuguese Member, Animais de Rua, organised a political debate on 6th of May in Lisbon.
ANIMAIS DE RUA: Portuguese candidates share their priorities for animals
10 May 2019
Animais de Rua
For European citizens, animal welfare is as important as freedom of expression and more important than combating corruption when stating their top priorities for the future of Europe.
The future of Europe means more animal welfare, say Europe’s citizens
8 May 2019
More than 500 MEP candidates signed a pledge to better protect wildlife, according to the animal welfare advocacy organisation Eurogroup for Animals.
Euronews covers Eurogroup for Animals' VoteforAnimals2019 campaign
6 May 2019
While Eurogroup for Animals today welcomes the inclusion of animal welfare in the Common Agricultural Policy’s ‘eco-scheme’ incentive programme, disappointment persists over missed opportunities to fundamentally reform the one piece of legislation which most affects the lives of the seven billion farm animals raised and slaughtered each year in the EU.
Baby steps for animal welfare in the CAP – but boat missed for systemic change
2 April 2019
On Wednesday, Parliament approved a new law banning single-use plastic items such as plates, cutlery, straws and cotton buds sticks.
European Parliament votes to ban certain disposable plastic items
27 March 2019
The Animal Party has announced that it is fielding its own candidates for May’s European parliament elections.
The Cyprus Animals Party will stand in the next European elections
9 March 2019
Tomorrow, Eurogroup for Animals will launch its VoteforAnimals2019 campaign to put animal welfare at the heart of the next European elections.
VoteForAnimals2019 offers opportunity for MEP candidates to (re)connect with citizens and win votes
13 February 2019