World Animal Protection (formerly The World Society for the Protection of Animals) is an international non-profit animal welfare organization that has been in operation for over 30 years. The charity describes its vision as: A world where animal welfare matters and animal cruelty has ended.
The charity has regional hubs in: Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and North America, and offices in 14 countries. The international office is in London.
European Commission withdraws yellow card from Tuvalu European Union
The European Commission has lifted the yellow card it had issued for Tuvalu as acknowledgement of the important progress this Polynesian island nation has made in addressing the shortcomings in its fisheries governance.