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Centre of Excellence in Animal Welfare Science

The Centre of Excellence in Animal Welfare Science is a Swedish network for researchers in natural and social sciences - establishing scientific excellence to improve animal welfare. The network is coordinated by SLU.

Our six goals aiming to improve animal welfare:

  • To provide a dynamic scientific forum for discussion 
  • To promote cooperative efforts by joining different competences 
  • To produce high quality peer reviewed publications 
  • To provide a supportive environment for students and young researchers to develop their career in animal welfare
  • To support stakeholders to safeguard and improve animal welfare 
  • To enhance Sweden's reputation as a leading nation in animal welfare

PhD course: Equitation Science

Registration is now open for the 2023 PhD course in Equitation Science. This course will be held June 12-16 at Wången (Sweden’s national centre for the education and development of harness racing and Icelandic horse riding).
Click to read more about this course and how to register!

Published: 07 February 2023 - Page editor: Yezica.Norling@slu.se