Skip to main content
Who we are
Become a member
What we do
Find out what's happening to animals in Europe and beyond
Facet Policy area
No organizations found
Environmental law contributes to biodiversity conservation. This article explores one way in which its effectiveness can be impaired: progressive dilution.
Wildlife law: case study on a wild‐born orca kept for ‘research’ purposes
6 February 2020
Our Constitution says nothing about animals and their rights. That is strange, says philosopher of law Janneke Vink (29). "If an extraterrestrial would read our Constitution, it cannot tell that animals exist."
“Animal rights are not just an opinion - they are anchored to democracy”
24 October 2019
For Hugues Renson, vice-president of the Assemblé Nationale, who introduced the symposium, "defending biodiversity, linking human progress to the consideration of animals is one and the same fight"
Conference report: “The rights and legal status of animals”
22 October 2019