Canada’s Commercial Seal Hunt and the Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council Concerning 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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Céline Sissler-Bienvenu, Director, France and Francophone Africa
Director, France and Francophone Africa
Sheryl Fink, Campaign Director, Canadian Wildlife
Campaign Director, Canadian Wildlife
Sonja Van Tichelen, Vice President of International Operations
Vice President of International Operations