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70 years after its foundation, LNDC – Animal Protection will hold the conference “Animal Rights: new frontiers in protection” at Palazzo Marino, Milan, on 27 March, with the support of the Municipality of Milan and the Lombardia Region.
“Animal rights: new frontiers in protection” conference in Milan
24 February 2020
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
The number of exemptions issued by the Netherlands allowing the use of electric trawling far exceeds the 5%-limit of the beam trawlers' fleet allowed by the EU during the transitional period.
NGO Bloom files a complaint against the Netherlands over breach of EU law on electric fishing
12 October 2019
Environment Secretary Michael Gove has announced a new bill to enable tougher prison sentences for the worst animal abusers which will be introduced to Parliament today.
Gove delivers new bill to punish animal abusers
26 June 2019