The EU Seal Regime & the World Trade Organization Dispute Summary & Next Steps

The EU Seal Regime & the World Trade Organization Dispute Summary & Next Steps

The EU Regulation on the trade in seal products is a groundbreaking piece of legislation designed to tackle one of the cruelest and least animal welfare friendly industries in the world. It was challenged at the World Trade Organisation and set an important precedent about the role of animal welfare in trade. This briefing document gives an overview of that WTO decision and looks at the necessary next steps.

Experts

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