3rd Africa Animal Welfare Conference


1. A Rush Toward Industrial Animal Agriculture? Cases, Consequences, Causes and New Commitments by Mia MacDonald, Executive Director, Brighter Green
2. AKASHINGA-Nature Protected By Women by Damien Mander, Founder, International Anti-poaching Foundation
3. Animal Welfare, Socio-Economic and Legal Analysis of Donkey Slaughter and Skin Trade in Kenya by Dr Calvin Solomon Onyango, Partner Representative for WTG in Africa and OIE Animal Welfare Focal Point, Kenya
4. Animal Welfare Strategy for Africa (AWSA) and The Africa Platform on Animal Welfare (APAW) by AU-IBAR
5. Biosecurity and disease risks of the donkey skin trade: A global perspective by Getachew Mulugeta (DVM, MVM, PhD). Senior Global Researcher, Consultant
6. Community Conversations in Ethiopia by Mamusha Lemma
7. Community Interventions on Donkey Skin Trade Opportunities and Challenges in Kenya by Samuel Theuri and Eston Murithi
8. Creating a Partnership Against Cruel Traps and Snares (PACTS) by Cathy Liss, Abdoulaye Diop, Patrick Omondi, Samuel K. Wasser,Bill Clark, Jose Louies
9. Donkey use and Resilience building ; a case of Somaliland by Maurice Kiboye, Country Director, VSF-Germany, Somalia
10. Engaging with UNEP and UNEA by Isaiah Otieno, Civil Society Unit, UN Environment
11. Enhancing Animal Welfare by Integrating a Multidisciplinary One Health Approach in Training and Research: A Case Study of University of Nairobi Veterinary Training by J. Nguhiu-Mwangi, T.O. Abuom, A. N. Kipyegon, G. Kirui
12. Evaluation of Rabies Surveillance Data in Salima District in Malawi from June 2015 to May 2016 by DR POYA NJOKA (Chief Epidemiologist) MoAIWD
13. Expectations of UNEA - 5 by Henry Ndede Governance Affairs Office United Nations Environment Programme
14. Humane End of Life (EUTHANASIA) for the Purposes of Disease Control NSPCA by National Council of SPCAs, South Africa
15. Implications of Bush-meat Hunting and its Detriment to Animal and Environmental Welfare and Sustainable Development by Dr Dennis Bahati, Africa Network for Animal Welfare
16. Implications of Donkey Hide Trade for Ethiopia. ‘’Victims of….’’. by Alemayehu H/Mariam –Head of Programme Development – Brooke Ethiopia
17. Linking SDGs & Animal Welfare: A Global Perspective by Andrew N. Rowan, D.Phil. President, WellBeing International®
19. Linking Sustainable Development Goals and Animal Welfare Regional Perspectives East African Perspective by Dr. Indraph Ragwa, Chief Executive Officer Kenya Veterinary Board
20. Linking Sustainable Development Goals and Animal Welfare South Africa by Dr Clive Marwick, President South African Veterinary Council
21. Looming Threats_to_Africa_and Its_People_Intensive_Food_Production_and_Land_Leasing_Anteneh_T_Roba_M.D By Anteneh T. Roba, M.D. President of International Fund for Africa
22. OIE Global Animal Welfare Strategy and OIE Animal Welfare Work Programme by Samuel Wakhusama, Representative, OIE Sub-Regional Representation for Eastern Africa
23. Outcomes of the Fourth Session of the UN Environment Assembly by Alexander Juras, Chief Civil Society Unit, UNEP
24. Space-based technology and One Health: delivering an integrated approach by Dr Joe Ryding, Head of Data & Statistics The Donkey Sanctuary
25. Supporting sustainable development through humane technologies and alternatives to animal experiments in education by Nick Jukes, InterNICHE
26. Sustainability and Welfare: the Role of Animal Law by Tony Gerrans, Executive Director HSI International-Africa Lewis & Clark Law School, Masters in Animal Law, 2019
27. The link between Animal Welfare and Sustainable Development in Zambia by Dr. Ntombi Mudenda, School of Veterinary Medicine - University of Zambia, President, Veterinary Association of Zambia
28. The Link Between Efficient Enforcement of Animal Welfare and Sustainable Development in Africa. Animal Welfare Enforcement in Nigeria by Dr. Josiah T. Kantiyok, DVM, PGDM, M.Sc, MBA, FCVSN Acting Registrar / CE, Veterinary Council of Nigeria, Abuja, Nigeria.
29. The regional animal welfare strategy and implementation status in IGAD countries by Dr. Ameha Sebsibe, ICPALD /IGAD
30. The SDG ABCs - How Animal Protection Impacts All 17 Sustainable Development Goals by Wolf Gordon Clifton, Executive Director, Animal People Inc.
31. The Status of Donkey Slaughter in Kenya and its Implications on Community Livelihoods by Tabby Karanja-Lumumba (KALRO), Monica Maichomo (KALRO), Moses Olum ((KALRO)), Joan Magero (DVS), Timothy Okech (USIU) and Njoroge Nyoike (KNBS)
32. Thriving Together: Linking animal welfare to meaningful development strategies by Katie Moore, IFAW
33. Under the Skin - The global trade in donkey skins by Dr Otieno Mtula Campaigns & Advocacy Manager The Donkey Sanctuary
34. Using the Internet of Bees (IoB) as a Total System Catalyst for Sustainable Animal Welfare, Wildlife, & Environmental Conservation by Terence Chambati, CEO & Co-Founder, Harnessing & conserving the sweet returns of the Honeybee
35. Welfare Systems - Design for Sustained Benefit by Isabel Meyer, (Adjunct Senior Lecturer, Department of Statistical Sciences, University of Cape Town) and Leanne Scott, (Associate Professor, Department of Statistical Sciences, University of Cape Town)
36. Why Diversify Your Funding Stream by Rich Male, Richard Male and Associates

AAW Conference

Africa Animal Welfare Conference is an annual conference co-hosted by Africa Network for Animal Welfare (ANAW) in collaboration with UN Environment for professionals and practitioners, coming together to discuss issues that cut across animal welfare, wildlife and environmental conservation.

Office Locations

Suite 2, 1st Floor
Westend Place Building, Mai Mahiu Rd

Off Mbagathi, Lang'ata Round About.

Nairobi, Kenya.