EU Newsletter – July 2019

As Ursula von der Leyen has been appointed as the next President of the European Commission, she stated during its meetings with the newly-elected MEPs that animal welfare should be a priority for the European institutions notably through the definition of the CAP post-2020. We welcome this position and we hope that together with the Finnish Presidency of the Council which also announced its will to promote animal welfare that concrete actions and announces will be presented in the upcoming months.

EU News July 2019