Doctors and Veterinarians strengthening their cooperation
Doctors and Veterinarians want to strengthen their co-operation and will renew their Memorandum of Understanding on 16 November 2015.
European antibiotic awarenss day
The 8th European Antibiotic Awareness Day took place on 16 November in Brussels.
European Antibiotic Awareness Day 2015 focuses on the global challenge of AMR
This year’s European Antibiotic Awareness Day (EAAD) emphasises the global health challenge of antibiotic resistance. The ECDC will launch EAAD 2015 on Monday 16 November at an event in Brussels.
EAAD New Infogrphics
How daes antibiotic resistance spread?
Download the new EAAD infographics
FVE opposes reclassification of ketamine
FVE supports the evaluations of Ketamine made by the WHO Expert Committee on Drug Dependence.
European Surveillance of Veterinary Antimicrobial Consumption (ESVAC)
5th report released. Sales of veterinary antimicrobial agents in 26 EU/EEA countries in 2013.
Official Controls: trialogue starting
On 14 October the Council of the European Union has reached an agreement between the Members States about the Official Controls legislative proposal.
FVE_KNMVD conference on insects
The joint Royal Dutch Veterinary Association and FVE conference took place on Friday 9 October in Utrecht. R. van Dobbenburgh (FVE Vice president) opened the event.
Medicines votes in European Parliament
FVE has submitted its comments to the European Parliament on two crucial dossiers: veterinary medicinal products and medicated feed.
FVE position on Article 15 of the proposal for a Regulation on Official Controls
Clinical inspection of animals before slaughter shall remain in the hands of veterinarians.
Veterinary prescription - FVE position, June 2015
The prescription is the decisive and critical step before using medicinal products.
Protection of animals used for scientific purposes
An update to the Statement supporting European Directive 2010/63/EU ("Directive") on the protection of animals used for scientific purposes is available.
FVE strategy 2015 - 2020
FVE Board is delighted to present the new FVE strategy for the next five years.
Animal Health Law: FVE welcomes trialogue agreement
The Federation of Veterinarians of Europe welcomes the informal trialogue agreement on the Animal Health Law. In particular FVE welcomes the provisions on farm animal health visits.
New FVE Board appointed
In the General Assembly of 5 and 6 June 2015, held in Romania, the FVE members appointed the new Board.
Every dog deserves a caring owner: the veterinary vision on stray dog management
FVE, UEVP and FECAVA position on stray dog control in Europe has been released!
Download the position paper
ECCVT Update of activities
The 6th issue of the ECCVT newsletter is now availble
Conclusions from the FVE Conference on "Natural Disasaters and One health: Are we ready to react?"
The impact of animals and environment during natural disasters is a critical factor for the safety and wellbeing of people.
ECCVT - Day One Competences & Annex V
The EECVT has released a position paper on Day One Competences and their use in the veterinary study programme.
Meeting with Commissioner for Health and Food Safety
Healthy and active citizens eating safe and wholesome food is one of the priorities for Mr. Vytenis Andriukaitis, EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety.
FVE objects re-classification of ketamine
Ketamine is an essential medicine used for veterinary anaesthesia
Newsletter March 2015 - FVE survey: women vets earn 28% less than their male colleagues
Newsletter March 2015 - Veterinary medicines and medicated feed proposals
Letting the veterinary voice be heard!
FVE conference on natural disasters and One Health
An updated version of the programme has been released.
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Q&A: new rules for pet travel and pet passports - Document in 24 Languages!
From 29 December 2014, the legislation will change in respect to pet travel rules and pet passports.
OIE boosts collaboration with the FVE
On 13 January 2015 OIE and FVE met in Paris.
Newsletter March 2015 - Food chain information
FCI template for pigs
Harmonisation of veterinary education
Fundamental for establishing EU citizens' trust in veterinary services.
World Health Day 2015: Food safety
WHO is promoting efforts to improve food safety, from farm to plate (and everywhere in between) on World Health Day, 7 April 2015.