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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Thu, 10 Jan 2019

New EU rules regarding veterinary medicines published

New EU rules for veterinary medicines and medicated feed have been published in the EU Official Journal The new...

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Thu, 20 Dec 2018

FVE guidelines responsible use of antibiotics

Since years FVE is promoting responsible and prudent use of antibiotics To give guidance on how this can be achieved, FVE...

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Thu, 06 Dec 2018

Joint statement outlines steps veterinarians in N. America and Europe can take to combat antimicrobial resistance

Bruxelles, 6 December 2018 — Veterinary organizations in North America and Europe have teamed up to combat antimicrobial...

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To see the activities of FVE, click on the topic wanted.

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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15 November 2018

Senior Economist at Agricultural Development Economics Division, ESA at FAO

Food and Agriculture Organisation in Rome is searching for a Senior Economist at Agricultural Development Economics Division, ESA.

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15 November 2018

Evaluation Expert at OIE

The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) is searching for an Evaluation Expert for assessing the effectiveness and the efficiency of the first and second action plans of the OIE AW Platform to date.

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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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