OFFICIAL POSTPONEMENT OF THE RAWC CONFERENCE

OFFICIAL POSTPONEMENT OF THE RAWC CONFERENCE

Dear participants,   Unfortunately, we have just received the news that the Greek government has announced special measures to fight the coronavirus. Under the new restrictions, all international conferences have been prohibited for the next four weeks. Given the circumstances, we have no choice but TO POSTPONE THE CONFERENCE UNTIL...
Better Science for Better Animal Welfare - conference program

Better Science for Better Animal Welfare – conference program

Dear friends and partners, We are very happy to publish draft PROGRAM for the upcoming 1st RAWC Scientific conference. As you all know Conference will take place on 10-11. of March 2020, in Thessaloniki, Greece. We would like to use this opportunity to thank all of you for submitting your very interesting abstracts...
Call for Papers - RAWC Conference 2020

Call for Papers – RAWC Conference 2020

  We call on our members, as well as scientists and particularly young scholars, to participate in this conference by presenting a paper, oral or poster, and taking an active role in our network. The main theme of our first scientific conference is “Better science for better animal welfare”.       Main...
Better Science For Better Animal Welfare

Better Science For Better Animal Welfare

The most important role of RAWC is to provide scientific and technical advice to national bodies and to disseminate research findings and technical innovations. The 1st Scientific Animal Welfare Conference of RAWC would like to gather the regional specialists and experts to exchange and share their views in order to...
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RAWC Organising Committee statement regarding coronavirus situation

RAWC Organising Committee statement regarding coronavirus situation

Dear all, In light of the recent events regarding the coronavirus occurrence in Europe, and subsequently, in Thessaloniki, Greece, we would like to inform you that Organising Committee is keeping a close track of the updates released by the Greek authorities. From today’s standpoint, there is no travel or any other restrictions so our conference...
Partners of RAWC Conference

Partners of RAWC Conference

Without some support, there would be no Regional Animal Welfare Centre, no activities, and definitely no Conference. The RAWC is immensely grateful to the RSPCA International for its financial, logistical and moral support to all of our members and associates for the trust that you provided over the years. Except RSPCA International, our conference activities are...
Abstract submission extended!

Abstract submission extended!

The Organising Committee of the 1st RAWC Animal Welfare Conference has extended abstract submission till 17th of November. For more details please check directly Conference webpage, or follow RAWC on facebook.  Also, a big thanks to all of you with already submitted papers from Bangladesh to USA!   #RAWCConference2020 #BetterScienceBetterAnimalWelfare
3rd RSPCA international meeting - Focus on severe suffering - Avoiding mortality

3rd RSPCA international meeting – Focus on severe suffering – Avoiding mortality

3rd RSPCA international meeting focusing on severe suffering – Avoiding mortality will be organised in association with the Biomedical Research Foundation of the Academy of Athens on 10-11 October 2019, in Athens, Greece. To register for this meeting, please complete this short form. There will be NO delegate fee charged for attending. Lunch and refreshments will...
3rd International Conference on Dog Population Management - ICAM

3rd International Conference on Dog Population Management – ICAM

Dogs play important and valuable roles as companion and working animals around the world, but managing their populations is still a challenge for many countries. Unmanaged populations can be a concern for transmission of rabies and other zoonoses, road traffic accidents, conflicts with people, livestock and wildlife, and welfare of the dogs themselves. Humane dog...
Special Prize by Istituto G. Caporale, Teramo

Special Prize by Istituto G. Caporale, Teramo

Take part in “G. Caporale” Special Award with a short film Since 2010, the Istituto “G. Caporale” has set up the “G. Caporale Special Award”, within the International Cinematographic photography Award “Gianni Di Venanzo” (organized by cultural association Teramo Nostra), to convey knowledge and awareness towards animals and animal welfare, by using the communicative power of...
RAWC trainers held a workshop at the OIE 3rd Stray dog Workshop for Balkan countries

RAWC trainers held a workshop at the OIE 3rd Stray dog Workshop for Balkan countries

During April 2018, RAWC has received the invitation from the World Organisation for Animal Health (OiE) for DPM Trainers speak at the 3rd Stray dog Workshop for Balkan countries, in Belgrade, Serbia which we gladly accepted. All our five trainers held a combined two hour workshop for participants at the OiE Regional Workshop on the topic...
Training DPM Trainers in Skopje

Training DPM Trainers in Skopje

Dog population management in the region is one of the targeted priorities set by RAWC. Most countries in the Balkans have national legislation regulating control of stray dogs and set rules for owned animals, including commercial breeding and keeping of animals, as well as identification of animals. The management of stray dog populations remains to...
EU Reference Centre for Animal Welfare

EU Reference Centre for Animal Welfare

European Commission reported that on 5th March 2018 the Commission designated a first European Union Reference Centre for Animal Welfare. After the establishment of the EU Platform on Animal Welfare in 2017 this represents another milestone in the development of high EU animal welfare standards. Following a public selection process, a consortium formed by the Wageningen...
3rd annual Animal Welfare Experts workshop - Bled, Slovenia

3rd annual Animal Welfare Experts workshop – Bled, Slovenia

Regional Animal Welfare Centre organised a two day workshop “Regional approach to the implementation and enforcement of animal Regulation 1099/2009”. Workshop was held on on 22nd - 23rd of March 2017, in Bled, Slovenia. The workshop was organised as a series of lectures, discussions and panels, and for more details the agenda is available HERE. The aim of the...
One Welfare

One Welfare

One Welfare recognises the interconnections between animal welfare, human wellbeing and the environment. It fosters interdisciplinary collaboration to improve human and animal welfare internationally. One Welfare also helps to promote key global objectives such as supporting food security, sustainability, reducing human suffering and improving productivity within the farming sector through a better understanding of the value of high...
Workshop announcement: Regional approach to the implementation and enforcement of Reg. (EC) 1099/2009

Workshop announcement: Regional approach to the implementation and enforcement of Reg. (EC) 1099/2009

As an outcome of Steering Committee meeting from Skopje, RAWC is proud to announce the organisation of our annual workshop – Regional approach to the implementation and enforcement of Regulation (EC) 1099/2009. Workshop will take place in Hotel Park, Bled, Slovenia from 22nd – 23th of March 2017, and working agenda can be found HERE. Invited speakers to...