Meeting

National Contact Points for Art 20 Council Regulation 1099/2009 meeting

Protecting animal welfare at slaughter is about minimising the pain, distress or suffering of farmed animals at the time of killing.

Organised by EFSA
Date

Mon 14 October 2019 09:00 until Tue 15 October 2019 17:00

Venue EFSA premises, Parma, Italy

The AHAW Network on “NCP for EC Regulation 1099/2009” includes EU Member State organisations representatives that are designated as National Contact Points for Regulation EC 1099/2009 on the protection of animals at the time of slaughter and killing.

Agenda

  • MSs’ exchange of information on specific topics related to Regulation (EC) 1099/2009 (MSs representatives are invited to indicate which topics they want to cover);
  • Exercises on: 1) Identification and ranking of the hazards occurring during slaughter of cattle, and 2) Identification and ranking of the hazards occurring during killing of cattle for other purposes than slaughter.