compassionate conservation

Save the Date: Compassionate Conservation 2015, UBC, Vancouver, Canada – 28-31 July 2015

We are delighted to announce the dates for Compassionate Conservation 2015 – an international conference on animal welfare in conservation, on behalf of the Born Free Foundation and the Centre for Compassionate Conservation at the University of Technology, Sydney. The conference will be hosted by the Animal Welfare Program at the University of British Columbia.

The conference will be a multidisciplinary event aiming to address animal welfare issues in conservation, examine potential synergies, look for practical outcomes and promote further dialogue between these disciplines. It follows the highly successful inaugural symposium at the University of Oxford in 2010.

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28-31 July 2015, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

Born Free Foundation, UK

Centre for Compassionate Conservation, UTS, Australia –  (


Animal Welfare Program, University of British Columbia, Canada


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