Federation of Veterinarians of Europe
Welcome to the FVE website

The Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE) is an umbrella organisation of veterinary organisations from 38 European countries.
We also represent 4 vibrant sections, each of which representing key groups within our profession: Practitioners (UEVP), Hygienists (UEVH), Veterinary State Officers (EASVO) and veterinarians in Education, Research and Industry (EVERI).

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FVE officially supports the "One Health Initiative"

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FVE Activity report 2012-2014

It highlights the role of veterinarians in preserving and protecting human and

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Cascade Guide for veterinarians if NO authorised medicinal product is available

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Guia para veterinarios cuando no hay disponibles medicamentos autorizados

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AMR: Advices for the owners of horses and other equidae

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Veterinarians and farmers care for animals and people

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Protecting bees, preserving our future: OIE bullettin

The latest OIE magazine is available online

Thu, 07 Aug 2014Read more

FVE working group on aquatic animals: draft report for comments

This draft report aims to make recommendations on how to improve the health and welfare of aquatic animals while also to maximize veterinary value in this sector.

Wed, 06 Aug 2014Read more

EMA is moving to a new office in Canary Wharf

From 1 August 2014 the European Medicines Agency (EMA) will begin operating from is new premises

Fri, 11 Jul 2014Read more

International Bourgelat Committee

The second Ordinary General Assembly of the IBC took place 26 May 2014 in Paris, on the occasion of the General Session of the OIE.

Tue, 08 Jul 2014Read more

Belgian antibiotic consumption report 2013 shows use reduction

Representatives from the Belgian Federal Agency for Medicines and Health Products presented the 5th national report on veterinary surveillance of antibacterial consumption (BelVetSac).

Fri, 04 Jul 2014Read more

Antimicrobial resistance: global report on surveillance 2014

This WHO report, produced in collaboration with Member States and other partners, provides the picture of the magnitude of AMR and the current state of surveillance globally.

Tue, 01 Jul 2014Read more

FVE Newsletter July 2014 online!

A new FVE Newsletter is online, full with information such as on the draft Regulation on animal health, Bees, stray dog control, modernisation of meat inspection and antimicrobial resistance.

Mon, 30 Jun 2014Read more

’Joining Forces for Future Health’

The Ministerial Conference on Antibiotic Resistance took place on 25-26 June in The Hague.

Mon, 30 Jun 2014Read more

Antibiotic use for animals in Europe: FVE/HMA paper published

For which indications are antibiotics (including Critically Important Antibiotics) most frequently prescribed in animals? You can read this and more in the publication underneath.

Fri, 06 Jun 2014Read more

Conclusions from the FVE- CPME One Health Conference

On the occasion of 2014 World Health Day European doctors and veterinarians met in Brussels on 7th April for an open public dialogue on One Health.

Tue, 03 Jun 2014Read more

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Stagiaire at European Council Brussels

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PhD Fellowship Belfast, Northern Ireland

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Wed, 03 Sep 2014 - Fri, 05 Sep 2014

6th International Conference on the Assessment of Animal Welfare at Farm and Group Level

The next WAFL conference (for the assessment of animal welfare at group or farm level) will be...

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 - Tue, 14 Oct 2014

Animal welfare workshops in France (Lyon)

FVE organises once more an exciting practical animal welfare workshop for veterinarians, this time...

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