Animal Welfare

5th International meeting of Animal Welfare researchers


A new paradigm for sustainable development

Our multi-national Collaborating Centre on Animal Welfare and Sustainable Livestock Systems, the Instituto de Biociencias, invites you to participate in the 5th International meeting of Animal Welfare researchers, from 14-15 November, at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the Universidad de la República Oriental del Uruguay in Montevideo, Uruguay. 

The event is aimed at animal welfare and health researchers, undergraduate and postgraduate students and the general public. To date, more than 10 foreign speakers have already confirmed their participation and 250 attendees are expected. Participants are invited to submit abstracts of research papers for short oral presentations or posters (deadline 20th August). 

This event will be held in Spanish  

For more information please visit: 


Useful links:  

Preliminary programme (in Spanish)  

Pre-congress activity: Animal welfare on dairy farms (in Spanish) 

Call for abstracts – deadline 20th August (in Spanish)