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Veterinarians care for your pets

Veterinarians look after the health and the happiness of your pets. They not only provide treatments when they are ill, but are also in charge of disease prevention all around the world.

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Veterinarians care for livestock health

Veterinarians help farmers to keep livestock healthy and the farming industry strong. They deal with animal diseases in order to prevent them from spreading to humans and to other animals.

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Veterinarians care for food safety

Veterinarians ensure that animal products such as - meat, fish, dairy and eggs - come from healthy animals, are disease-free, and therefore safe for human consumption.

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Veterinarians care for animal welfare

Along with animal health, animal welfare is a core competence of veterinarians. Veterinarians raise awareness and promote the protection of animals.

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Welcome to the WVA Site

Faouzi Kechrid
The One World-One health concept, animal health, animal welfare and public health.
Faouzi Kechrid
President

The WVA is a federation of over 80 national veterinary medical associations throughout the World. We also have regional, specialist, and observer veterinary association members.

The WVA is the internationally recognized representative of global veterinary medicine. It was founded in 1863 in Hamburg, Germany, but was completely reorganized in 1997. The WVA has collaborative agreements with the OIE, FAO and WHO.

Important is the World Veterinary Congress [WVC] every two years. In 2013 WVA will celebrate its 150th anniversary with a WVC in Prague, Czech Republic.

For one profession, one vision and one voice,

Faouzi Kechrid
President

When

28 Nov - 30 Nov 2014

Where

Singapore

 

When

28 Nov - 30 Nov 2014

Where

Marina Bay Sands, 10 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore

 

Animal Welfare Symposium with Dr Temple Grandin

On 29th October 2014, the WVA Veterinary Policy Officers, Dr Zeev Noga and Dr. Nancy De Briyne attended a Symposium in Brussels, Belgium on the topic of Animal Welfare with Dr Temple Grandin.

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Fri, 31 Oct 2014

32nd World Veterinary Congress - Official Facebook page

Please find hereafter the link to the official Facebook page of the 32nd World Veterinary Congress 2015

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Fri, 24 Oct 2014

2nd Global Webinar on Animal Welfare - 8th December 2014 – . . .

The theme for the 2nd Global Webinar is “the importance of new technologies to empower vets in the field of Animal Welfare”

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Fri, 24 Oct 2014

WVA Continuing Education initiative - 40 online Seminars in . . .

The World Veterinary Association Initiative aims to revolutionize how all professionals source and study Continuing Education.

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Thu, 16 Oct 2014

XXIV PANVET Congress -Havana, Cuba.

On 6-9 October 2014, WVA President, Dr Faouzi Kechrid participated at the XXIV PANVET Congress which took place in Havana, Cuba.

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Thu, 16 Oct 2014