15.06.2015

News from Brussels - EC position on the ECI to stop vivisection

On June 3rd, 2015, the Commission released a document with its conclusions regarding the European Citizens' Initiative "Stop Vivisection".

On June 3rd,  2015, the Commission released a document with its conclusions regarding the European Citizens' Initiative "Stop Vivisection".

This document can be viewed and downloaded from:
http://ec.europa.eu/environment/chemicals/lab_animals/pdf/vivisection/en.pdf

The Commission rejected the initiative providing arguments to the statements presented and proposed 4 specific actions to ensure Directive enforcement, development of alternative methods and facilitating open discussion in a meeting to be organized at the end of 2016

The Initiative released a document in response to the Commission statement that can be found in this link

https://www.facebook.com/StopVivisection/posts/80965937579617