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The Pet Rescue, the largest network in North America with over 65,000 participants: shelters, animal control agencies, rescue groups,veterinarians, Neighborhood Watch programs and pet lovers, is providing unique nationwide support for lost pets families. 18,000 pets are lost every day in US, only the 14% is making its way home: Probably we are not able to save all of them but surely we will make a difference in the life of those that we help back home!

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International Organization for Animal Protection
INTERNATIONAL NEWSLETTER

July 2014

 

IMPORTANT NEWS FROM OIPA!

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After the affiliation to the UN Department of Public Information (DPI) since 1992, OIPA obtained the consultative status with ECOSOC. 
The Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) is one of the principal organs of the United Nations, responsible for the direction and coordination of the economic, social, humanitarian and cultural activities carried out by the UN. OIPA will take this important opportunity to enforce animals’ rights and the protection of the global ecosystem too.

Read more: http://www.oipa.org/international/2014/ecosoc.html

 

AFTER PRESSURES FROM OIPA ITALY, MUNICIPALITY OF CAPRIOLO SAYS NO TO THE FUR FARMING!

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After the strong pressures by OIPA Italy, section in Brescia that delivered over 2000 signatures against the opening of a fur farming to the municipality of Capriolo, some city council members presented a motion against the opening of the farm. The city council of Capriolo unanimously voted in favour for the cancellation of the possibility of establishment of fur farming.

Read more: http://www.oipa.org/international/2014/capriolo.html

 

CHINA: FIRST STEP TOWARDS ENDING ANIMAL TESTING OF COSMETICS 

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China has taken an important step towards ending tests on animals for cosmetics. From June 30, animal testing for ordinary cosmetics, produced and sold in China, are no longer mandatory by law. This important decision follows the strong campaign run by local animal protections in cooperation with Humane Society International. OIPA hopes that this is just the first step of the country toward the total abolition of animal testing.

Read more: http://www.oipa.org/international/2014/china.html

 

ROMANIA: BUCHAREST COURT OF APPEAL TEMPORARILY SUSPENDS THE STRAY DOGS KILLING LAW

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Good news from Romania. The Bucharest Court of Appeal suspended the stray dogs killing law, after the organization Vier Pfoten challenged it (Four Paws). According to the law, a court decision has immediate effect: therefore, from Friday June 20th, the killing of stray dogs in Romania is illegal. However, Authority for Surveillance and Protection of Animals (ASPA) ignored the decision, continuing euthanizing animals illegally. During a press conference, Razvan Bancescu, head of ASPA, declared that the department will continue the killing until the Court will justify its decision. 

Read more: http://www.oipa.org/international/2014/romania-suspends.html

 

FLOOD IN THE BALKANS: OIPA SUPPORTS VOLUNTEERS INVOLVED IN THE EMERGENCY

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At the end of May, a terrible flood devastated the Balkans. Thousands of people lost everything, including their beloved pets. Houses and farms have being destroyed and survived animals are injured and lost. OIPA launched a fundraising campaign to help animals in Croatia and Bosnia. Thanks to the incredible solidarity of Italian citizens, OIPA collected 1.000 euros and devolved them to two animal protection organizations involved in the flood emergency. 

Read more and watch the photos: http://www.oipa.org/international/2014/balkans.html

 

INDIA BAN THE IMPORT OF FOIE GRAS

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India has banned the import of foie gras, a government notice said, after animal rights activists complained that the method used to produce the duck liver delicacy was cruel. In 2012, the organization Animal Equality presented to the Minister of Commerce an investigation conducted in foie gras farm in Spain and France, from where the product was imported into India. So, they made an appeal to the Minister to ban the import of the product.

Read more: http://www.oipa.org/international/2014/indiafoiegras.html

 

VICTORY IN INDIA: CAMEL MADE RAJASTHAN STATE ANIMAL

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On June 30th, the Rajasthan government declared the camel as the State animal. The decision, taken at a Cabinet meeting held in Bikaner, aims to check the declining number of camels in the State. Camels provide livelihood to a large number of people in rural Rajasthan. The ‘ship of the desert’ is slaughtered for its meat, killed as part of sacrifice in several districts of the Rajasthan and illegally transported to the neighbouring states for slaughter, which had resulted in its numbers falling sharply.

Read more: http://www.oipa.org/international/2014/camels-victory.html

 

Get Involved!
TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE
The fight for animal rights is long and hard. OIPA is looking for new International Representatives: http://www.oipa.org/international/representative.html

 

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OIPA
International Organization for Animal Protection
Organisation Internationale pour la Protection des Animaux
Internationale Organisation für Tierschutz
Organizzazione Internazionale per la Protezione degli Animali
NGO Associated with the United Nations Department of Public Information
Organizzazione Non Governativa (ONG) affiliata al Dipartimento della Pubblica Informazione dell’ONU

 

OIPA, International Organization for Animal Protection, is an International Confederation of associations for the animal protection and for the defense of animal rights all over the world. OIPA was founded in 1981 by Milly Shär Manzoli and belongs to the Union for the Abolition of Vivisection.
OIPA is a Non-Governmental Organization affiliated to the UN Department of Public Information since 1992.
The Organization’s purpose consists in the defense of animal rights and in the defense of the animals from every kind of mistreatment. It also follows the purpose of improving the public health through the abolishment of any kind of animal experiment throughout the world.
The Organization also works for environmental defense, where precarious ecological conditions may damage the human health and animal and vegetal life in their wholeness.
The Organization wants to bring it’s contribute for a better, a healthier and a more human world, for a medical science that is not based on violence, for a more efficient sanitarian structure, for an ecologically clean environment.
The activities of OIPA are based exclusively on non-violence and non-infringement of individual personal liberty.
OIPA headoffice:
via Passerini 18 - I - 20162 Milano (Italy)

 


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