Since its origin,VSFhas recognized that communication, sensitization, awareness raising are fundamental to achieveits mission. Therefore, many real life situations were reported and filmed,able to'tell' the problemsaddressed, and several videos were realized on the field projects.
The meetingin TurinwithCinemAmbiente,landmark eventfor the communication related to environmental issues, was thereforean appointmentthat couldn’t be further delayed, and this year it’s happening for the first time. On May 31, CinemAmbiente festival will host theclosing ceremonyof the "GoldenGoatShortfilmCompetition"– launched byVSF Europawith the contribution ofArcabalena-awarding theyoung serbian film-makerMarkoBogdanovic
Short-Film Competition promoted by Vétérinaires Sans Frontières
The winner will participate to the international film festival CINEMAMBIENTE in Turin (www.cinemambiente.it) Deadline: The deadline for sending your work is the 1st April 2013 (referred to receiving date).
Read more details here. We are looking forward receiving your masterpiece!
In this position paper VSF Europa explores the relationships between Small-Scale Farming and Food Sovereignty, and describes the importance of both concepts for the fight against hunger, inequality and environmental degradation.
Vétérinaires Sans Frontières calls upon the aid organizations and governments not to forget the livestock and the important role it plays in the livelihoods of the refugees, and asks for an increased awareness to their plight and situation. As a professional non-profit technical and integrated international development organization we are available to assist at any time; already our specialists are operational in the area.
VSF Europa is an international non-profit association. Its members are the individual national VSF associations of Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Portugal and Switzerland.
Three quarters of the world's poor depend entirely or partially on livestock for their survival. VSF Europa members have a common vision: better living conditions for the most vulnerable. They are all working towards reducing poverty and increasing food sovereignty on the planet.