WVA Animal Welfare Awards 2019 사항에 대해 세계수의사회 요청으로 본회 회원분들에게 회람드립니다.
관심있는 분들의 참여 부탁드립니다.
The WVA and Ceva Sante Animale
are delighted to launch the Animal Welfare Awards 2019.
Please find hereafter a short
press release and attached, the award announcement and the application forms.
The WVA would like kindly to
ask you to inform your members about this great opportunity and to nominate at
least one of your members to the WVA Animal Welfare Awards 2019.
In addition, this year, Ceva
and WVA added also one award for a veterinary student to be nominated by
WVA member associations. Veterinary students are encouraged to contact the
veterinary associations in their countries/regions and ask them to be nominated
to the WVA Animal Welfare Awards 2019.
The WVA would like to thank you
in advance for your assistance in promoting the WVA Animal Welfare Awards 2019
and we are looking forward to receive numerous applications for both
veterinarians and veterinary students champions in Animal Welfare.
World Veterinary Association and Ceva Santé Animale
veterinarians and veterinary students for their
exemplary work in protecting and promoting Animal Welfare.
Ceva Santé Animale (Ceva) and the World Veterinary
Association (WVA) continue their commitment to promote ever better international
standards of animal welfare by organizing the Global Animal Welfare Awards
recognizing and rewarding veterinarians for their outstanding efforts to protect
and improve the welfare of animals.
Brussels/Libourne 17th September
2018 - Veterinarians are
not only essential for the treatment and prevention of animal diseases, but play
a crucial role in protecting and improving the welfare of animals. The
veterinary community helps to research, advocate and educate politicians, public
health authorities, the media and general public in implementing the highest
animal welfare standards.
The aim of the WVA Animal Welfare Awards is to recognize
and reward veterinarians who in their daily lives contribute to the protection
and welfare of animals and have provided outstanding and exemplary
welfare-related services to animals, animal owners, fellow veterinarians and the
Following the successful deliverance of the WVA Animal
Welfare Awards in 2017 and 2018, Ceva and WVA in collaboration with the International
Veterinary Students’ Association (IVSA) have this year agreed to expand the scope of the
awards by adding a new category recognizing a veterinary student for
his/her involvement and engagement in animal welfare.
The WVA Animal Welfare Award 2019 will be presented to
six selected veterinarians from the WVA 6 geographical regions and to one
veterinary student from around the world. The Award Ceremony will take place
during the 35th World
Veterinary Association Congress on
28th April 2019 in San Jose, Costa Rica where the selected winners
will be invited to receive the WVA Animal Welfare Award and a monetary prize of
In addition, Ceva and WVA are actively studying a plan
to expand the AW Awards categories to include veterinary schools in
future editions, rewarding them for Animal Welfare Excellence in Veterinary
More information on the WVA Animal Welfare Awards 2019
can be found HERE.
About World Veterinary Association
The WVA represents around 500.000 veterinarians around
the world through its 95-member associations and is a broad global veterinary
community that offers advocacy, support, and education with a variety of
partners for focused global veterinary issues. The WVA mission is to assure and
promote animal health and welfare and public health globally, through developing
and advancing veterinary medicine, the veterinary profession as well as public
and private veterinary services. Visit www.worldvet.org, WVA Facebook page and on
About Ceva Santé Animale
Ceva Santé Animale is a French multinational veterinary
pharmaceutical company created in 1999. Chaired by Dr Marc Prikazsky, Ceva
specializes in the research, development, production and marketing of
pharmaceutical products and vaccines for livestock (ruminants, swine, poultry)
and companion animals.
Ceva is present in 110 countries and employs over 5500