Canada’s Commercial Seal Hunt and the Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council Conerning Trade in Seals Products

On 23 July, 2008, the European Commission adopted a proposal for a regulation ba

On 23 July, 2008, the European Commission adopted a proposal for a regulation banning the trading of seal products within, into, and from the European Union. This proposal is in response to a Written Declaration signed by 425 Members of the European Parliament in September 2006, requesting that the European Commission produce a legislative proposal for a ban on seal products.

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Dr. Ralf (Perry) Sonntag, Country Director, Germany
Country Director, Germany
Robbie Marsland, Regional Director, United Kingdom
Regional Director, United Kingdom
Sheryl Fink, Wildlife Campaigns Director, IFAW Canada
Wildlife Campaigns Director, IFAW Canada
Sonja Van Tichelen, Regional Director, European Union
Regional Director, European Union