EU Veterinary Week 2010: extracts from the common press briefing by John Dalli, Elena Espinosa Mangana, Bernard Vallat and Haya, Princess of Jordan
The third edition of the EU Veterinary Week (EVW), organised in partnership with the Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE), ran from 14 to 20 June 2010 in Brussels. The theme for the EU Veterinary Week 2010 was identification and traceability along the food chain.
During this year's EVW, a number of events took place in EU Member States, and was organised by the competent authorities, veterinary associations, and EU veterinary faculties.
The overall aim of the EVW was to increase the public's interest and awareness in EU animal-health, and food-safety matters.
On 14/06/2010, John Dalli, Member of the EC in charge of Health and Consumer Policy, Elena Espinosa Mangana, Spanish Minister for Environment, Rural and Maritime Affairs, Bernard Vallat, Director General of the World Organisation for Animal Health, and Haya, Princess of Jordan and President of the International Equestrian Federation, attended the 2010 Vet Week and gave a common press conference after the meeting. SHOTLISTLINKLINKLINK