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News Section Icon Published 19/07/2024

Re-elected EU Commission President must deliver on ‘unfinished business’

As President Ursula von de Leyen is re-elected, we urge her to deliver on cages ban

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News Section Icon Published 12/07/2024

Devastating environmental impact of proposed octopus farm

New report exposes environmental risks of world's first octopus farm

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News Section Icon Published 02/07/2024

‘We want a cage ban’ billboards target MEPs

Dozens of billboards have gone live in Brussels, Belgium, to send MEPs a clear message that Europeans want and expect a ban on caged farming

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News Section Icon Published 27/06/2024

Several major European NGOs join landmark EtCA legal case

Animal welfare, environment and democracy at stake’ say NGOs joining landmark End the Cage Age legal action against the European Commission.

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News Section Icon Published 25/06/2024

Open letter by civil society on the live animals shipment to the Middle East

Following an attack on a ship carrying some 12,000 live animals from the EU to the port of Haifa, we wrote to EU Commissioner Kyriakides urging to suspend all live animal shipments from the EU to the region for as long as hostilities continue.

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News Section Icon Published 27/05/2024

Animal welfare must be a priority for the next Commission

We applaud the five EU countries who today called on the European Commission to put animal welfare at the centre of its next mandate during an EU ministerial meeting in Brussels.

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News Section Icon Published 13/05/2024

Open letter by civil society on the rollback of green measures in the EU

With only a month to go until European elections...

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News Section Icon Published 07/12/2023

New EU law to protect animals during transport – a missed opportunity

Today, the European Commission published a proposal to reform the EU’s outdated rules for the transport of live animals.

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News Section Icon Published 19/10/2023

Citizens Committee weighs up legal options to deliver EU cages ban, as new poll confirms it has overwhelming public support

A huge majority of Europeans supports a ban on individual cages for farmed animals, a new poll has revealed today. Despite this overwhelming support, the European Commission has failed to publish its draft proposals for a ban as promised.

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News Section Icon Published 13/10/2023

MEPs fail citizens on animal welfare, new analysis reveals

European Parliament lawmakers from centre-right and right-wing groups consistently vote against measures to improve the welfare of farmed animals, finds a new analysis of over 10,000 datapoints published today by Compassion in World Farming.

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