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The purpose of the EURCAW-Pigs regional meetings is to optimize its services by staying well aware of, and updated on the main concerns and queries of its primary target groups. It also addresses the status of EU law enforcement in each Member State, focussing on technical problems and issues. In this regional meeting West, a total of 9 delegates from the member states Luxembourg, France, Germany, Ireland, Belgium and The Netherlands, and 1 delegate from DG SANTE, attended. They were invited to bring topics to the table which they wanted to discuss to support their work on enforcing EU pig welfare legislation.<\/p>" } , { "identifier": "element_19781683", "type": "modularcontent", "gkzindexmanual": { "title": "", "gkz_content_id": ["881847"] } } , { "type": "text", "html": "

Discussion topics<\/h2>


The delegates to this meeting brought in several topics, and after comparing it with EURCAW’s work programme 2019-2020, three topics were chosen by the EURCAW team: enrichment materials, climate in pig houses, and action plans. The proposers were asked to introduce their topic in a short presentation at the beginning of the meeting. These presentations were followed by 3 ‘coffee table’ discussions, one for each topic. On day 2, for each topic an invited expert wrapped-up the discussion and presented scientific knowledge, practical examples and their own thoughts on the topics:<\/p>