In the Spotlight – Ukraine – Animal Welfare News and Site Links.

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Here we are looking a little more into animal welfare in the Ukraine.

We give a very brief summary with associated links for more.

For the past 20 years, Naturewatch Foundation has been actively running projects in Ukraine, working with animal protection NGOs and municipalities to implement humane and sustainable stray dog population management schemes, following the recommendations of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OiE).

Site – https://naturewatch.org/campaign/stray-animal-welfare-Ukraine

https://api.worldanimalprotection.org/country/ukraine

Amid the political turbulence in Ukraine, some people are dedicating their lives to the wellbeing of dogs, cats, birds, bears and other animals in the country. Photographer Thomas Machowicz has been documenting the work of the Kiev Animal Rescue Group (Karg), which provides emergency services for injured animals.

Site – https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-48830430

https://www.facebook.com/shelterFriendDnepr/

Shelter Ugolyok: Animal Rescue and Farm Sanctuary, Ukraine

Site – https://www.facebook.com/shelter.ugolyok/

Animal welfare standards in Ukraine

Site – http://www.europarl.europa.eu/doceo/document/E-8-2015-013996_EN.html?redirect

Kyiv Society for the Protection of Animals

Site – https://www.spcai.org/our-work/shelter-support-fund/shelter-list/kyiv-society-protection-animals

Society and animal welfare – Ukraine

Site – http://www.esdaw.eu/society-and-animal-welfare—ukraine.html#

EU imposes hen welfare standards on egg imports for first time

Site – https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/oct/02/eu-imposes-hen-welfare-standards-on-egg-imports-for-first-time

Global Animal Law

Site = https://www.globalanimallaw.org/database/national/ukraine/

European Bank EBRD workshop on animal welfare

  • 07-Nov-2019

  • Kyiv, Ukraine

Site – https://www.ebrd.com/cs/Satellite?c=Content&cid=1395285797015&pagename=EBRD%2FContent%2FEvent

Ukraine proposes bill to ban fur farming

UKRAINE – On February 7, 36 Members of Parliament introduced a bill to ban fur farming in Ukraine. The bill is initiated by MP Andriy Pomazanov with support of Fur Free Alliance member organisation Unique Planet.

Site – https://www.furfreealliance.com/ukraine-proposes-a-bill-to-ban-fur-farming/

Animal Cruelty Index

Site – https://vaci.voiceless.org.au/

Ukraine closes its last Fois Gras farm

Site – https://theecologist.org/2019/aug/09/ukraine-closes-its-last-fois-gras-farm

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