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Humane Education Pilot Project: Results Are Out

WAN is thrilled to announce the results of the Humane Education Pilot Project we launched in Malawi during the 2016-2017 school year. Our co-founder, Janice Cox, led the charge on implementing this pilot study. She is delighted to be able to share its outcome. Read more...

The Global Pact for the Environment: Many Gaps, Including in Political Will

This January, the first substantive meeting on the Global Pact took place at UN Environment in Nairobi. Recognizing the Pact's potential to make a real difference in key animal protection issues, WAN was in attendance, made a number of official statements, and played a role in organizing NGO inputs. Read more...

Humane Education Coalition Launches Fee-Free Virtual Speaker Series, the Humane Summit

LAST CHANCE! The Humane Education Coalition is delighted to announce the launch of a new virtual speaker series, the Humane Summit! This event, running from 5-7 February, brings together education professionals from around the world to connect, share and learn about humane education. ​ Read more…

Veterinarian Anthony Nsoh Akunzule Wins Animal Welfare Award

WAN friend and colleague Dr. Anthony Nsoh Akunzule is one of the seven recipients of the World Veterinary Association’s (WVA's) Animal Welfare Award for the year of 2019.  Read more…

From the WAN Blog

- World Animal Net took over as secretariat for the International Coalition for Animal Welfare (ICFAW). Read more…
- World Animal Net to continue as one of three leaders of the Animal Issues Thematic Cluster. Read more…

Get your copy of the Model Animal Welfare Act!

The Model Animal Welfare Act is available for purchase from our website and on Amazon! However, if you would like to order copies in bulk, contact us as we are happy to provide special pricing on bulk orders. 

February's Events

All Month: Responsible Pet Owner's Month
18-22 February: Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (Rome)
21 February: Dog Fighting Investigations and Prosecutions

International News

- Hope for a federal ban on animal cruelty in the United States
Staggering Uganda wildlife bust worth some US$3.5M
Pangolins: Hong Kong finds 'record' haul of scales in shipping container
- Another orca dies at SeaWorld
- Vegan Cory Booker announces run for U.S. president
We are pleased to welcome the following organizations to the
World Animal Net Directory!

Observatorio de Violencia Hacia los Animales (Spain) - Asociatia Helping Animals Romania HAR - Dogs and Cats of the Dominican Republic - Lucky Dog Hostel
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