Citizens’ voice is loud and clear. Will the EU respond?
Today, the European Commission released a general analysis of the outcomes of the public consultation in the context of the revision of the animal welfare legislation.Read more
New report: several instruments available to finance EU cage-free transition
Ending the caging of farm animals through binding European Union legislation can be achieved with the support of several financial instruments that in some cases are already available to farmers, a new report finds.Read more
Farm ministers must reject efforts to weaken EU sustainable food strategy because of the war in Ukraine
In letters sent to the ministers today, Compassion in World Farming EU warns that agri-food business interests are mounting a concerted effort to water down the ambitions of the ‘Farm to Fork’ strategy.Read more
8,000 Animals Stranded at Sea
CIWF EU witnessed how an old, former cargo ship with nearly 8,000 animals on board needed to be replaced while at sea. Inadequate European legislation and its poor implementation regularly lead to prolonged suffering of animals exported.Read more