Dr. Achariya Sailasuta, FAVA Secretary General participated and facilitated the “Network of ASEAN Veterinary Students for Animal Welfare (NAVSAW)” during 17th -19th April, 2014 at Chulalongkorn University, Nakornpathom and Bangkok, Thailand. The project of NAVSAW is created for a collaboration of ASEAN veterinary schools . Financial support the project is the ASEAN Studies Center of Chulalongkorn University. There are 3 guest speakers from the World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA). The objectives are to concern on animal welfare and expand the concepts in their own countries. The meeting was consisted of 11 universities from 8 countries which are;

1. Royal University of Agriculture, Cambodia

2. Bogor Agricultural University, Indonesia

3. University of Airlangga, Indonesia

4. Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia

5. National University of Laos, Laos

6. Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

7. University of Veterinary Science, Myanmar

8. University of the Philippines Los Baños, Philippines

9. Hanoi University of Agriculture, Vietnam

10. Nong Lam University, Vietnam

11. Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

The NAVSAW members agreed to create a 1 to 2-year-project for a campaign on animal welfare issue that suits to their regions. It has been successfully done on animal promoting the animal welfare in veterinary schools.

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