Global Seminar on Animal Welfare


Monday, May 7, 2018: 13:30 – 17:45
During the World Veterinary Association Congress 2018
Room: TBC

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13:30 – 13:35 Welcome and Opening
Speaker: Johnson Chiang – WVA President
13:35 – 14:05 One Welfare – a framework to improve animal welfare and human well-being
Speaker: Rebeca García Pinillos – Founder, One Welfare Framework Project
14:05 – 14:30 Animal Welfare through the history – from protection against cruelty to One Welfare
Speaker: Teresa Villalba – Head of the Animal Welfare sector, Spanish Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Food and Environment
14:30 – 14:55 Animal Welfare and the interconnections with Antimicrobial Resistance – a concrete example for One Welfare
Speaker: Lotta Berg – Professor in Animal Environment and Health, European Veterinary Specialist in Animal Welfare and Behaviour Medicine, subspecialty of Animal Welfare Science, Ethics and Law
14:55 – 15:10 A Student Perspective on One Welfare
Speaker: Nadine Tod – Chair, Standing Committee on Animal Welfare; Chair, International Veterinary Students’ Association
15:10 – 15:30 Applying the One Welfare approach – the new Good Practices for Animal Welfare in Agriculture Development
Speaker: Daniela Battaglia – Livestock Production Officer in the Animal Production and Health Division of the Food at the FAO
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:30 Workshop on the new Good Practices for Animal Welfare in Agriculture Development
Moderated by Patricia Turner – WVA President Elect
17:30 – 17:45 Conclusions and Recommendations


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