About FVE

FVE represents veterinary organisations from 39 European Countries and veterinarians working in all different Sectors. FVE strives to enhance animal health, animal welfare, public health and the protection of the environment by promoting the veterinary profession.

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Latest news & events

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Fri, 03 May 2019

FVE interviews Mr Henk Jan Ormel

Europe is approaching the elections Mr Henk Jan Ormel is a veterinarian and former Dutch politician After 19 years...

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Thu, 25 Apr 2019

EU Elections 2019 – FVE Manifesto

Due to the coming European Elections on the 26th May 2019, FVE developed a Manifesto with the five main topics that the new...

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Wed, 24 Apr 2019

EPRUMA publishes new best-practice guidance for the use of vaccines in animals

The European Platform for the Responsible Use of Medicines in Animals (EPRUMA) has launched a best-practice framework for...

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This library section hosts many FVE-related materials: papers, presentations and reports – categorised according to topic for an easy and convenient access.

Animal Health
& Welfare

Veterinarians take care of the health and welfare of animals
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The veterinary profession is a liberal and a regulated profession
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Veterinarians prevent and treat diseases by using medicinal products
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Veterinary Education Establishments (VEEs) have a key role in our society
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Public Health
& Food Safety

Veterinarians play an essential role in protecting public health as well as the environment by providing a wide range of services.
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Job Opportunities

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17 April 2019

Office Manager (Maternity Cover)

The position of EAZA Office Manager: Maternity Cover is offered as a 60% fixed term contract over six months from 1 August 2019 until 31 January 2020. The successful candidate will report to the Executive Director and work closely with the Office Coordinator to ensure the smooth running of the office.

Interviews will take place in Amsterdam at a date to be arranged in late May/early June. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest.

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11 April 2019

Team Leader

Collaboration opportunity in a project in Ukraine: "Improvement of legislation, control and awareness in food safety, animal health and welfare". The candidate will contribute to raise MoAPF and SSUFSCP capacities in designing and implementing key reforms stemming from the Association Agreement and DCFTA and thereby improve the Ukrainian food safety and veterinary/animal welfare control system to ensure EU compliance, follow-up, coordination and implementation of drafted legislation.

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Do you have an employment opportunity?

Employment opportunities for veterinarians are numerous and include private or corporate clinical practice, teaching and research, regulatory medicine, public health, and military service.

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