News

Keep up-to-date with the latest activities of UFAW including announcements about UFAW Awards open for application and the latest book releases.


UFAW supports project to enrich the lives of captive elephants in Thailand

7 June 2017

UFAW is one of the supporters of a workshop project in Thailand aimed at improving the welfare of elephants living in captivity in Thailand and elsewhere in Southeast Asia.


Changes to UFAW symposium 2017 speaker line-up

5 June 2017

Sadly Professor Jaak Panksepp (Washington State University, USA) - who was due to give a keynote talk at the symposium - has recently passed away after a short illness.


UFAW Gifts

26 April 2017

The updated range of UFAW gifts and cards has proved extremely popular with bags, brollies, pens and pads selling like the proverbial hot cakes. 


UFAW Launches New Research Award

12 April 2017


UFAW Heads East

7 April 2017

UFAW’S Chief Executive Dr Robert Hubrecht and Senior Scientific Programme Manager Dr Huw Golledge attended and presented at the 4th Sino-UK International Forum on Animal Welfare and Ethics in Shanghai, China in March.


Key speakers announced for UFAW's International Animal Welfare Symposium

10 February 2017

Internationally respected scientists from across the globe presenting at event

UFAW is pleased to announce a full programme of speakers at its forthcoming international symposium Measuring animal welfare and applying scientific advances - Why is it still so difficult? to be held on the 27th-29th June at the Royal Holloway, University of London, Surrey, UK. 


Welfare impacts of controlled atmosphere methods for stunning or killing animals – abstract reminder

10 February 2017


INTERNATIONAL ANIMAL WELFARE SYMPOSIUM – Don’t delay, book your place today!

10 February 2017


Cyril Kenneth Bird - Fougasse

24 January 2017

UFAW’s Chairman from 1949-1964 Cyril Kenneth Bird was the pseudonym of one of Britain’s most popular cartoonists, Fougasse, whose distinctive style was instantly recognisable. 


New information added

24 January 2017

UFAW is continuing to expand the content available on its website and the latest information to be added is a new section entitled ‘Why UFAW’s work is so important’.