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’S Symposium well received

17 August 2017

UFAW’S international symposium was held at Royal Holloway from 27th to 29th June and welcomed over 240 delegates from 26 countries.  Attending were leading scientists, veterinary surgeons, policy makers and others interested in animals and their welfare. 


Hold the date - 28th June 2018

27 July 2017

The biennial UFAW Animal Welfare Conference Recent advances in animal welfare science VI will be held on 28th June 2018.  Further details will follow shortly.


UFAW Gifts

26 July 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 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 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