News and Publications

EU Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) BTSF Workshop in Prague

On 22-24 October 2013, VetEffecT co-organized a BTSF workshop in Prague, as part of the contract to organise and implement  training activities to strengthen EU law enforcement in Sanitary and

Study on mandatory origin labelling for meat published

This study, by LEI Agricultural Economics Research Institute (Wageningen UR), VetEffecT and partners, has been undertaken to compare different options of implementing origin labelling for fresh and

VetEffecT supports student association Hygieia

VetEffecT will be sponsoring the Dutch student association "Hygieia" that connects students and professionals that are interested One Health and Animal Welfare.

VetEffecT wants to support this ambitious group of students in their effort to show both students and professionals to look beyond their own field of activity.

VetEffecT supports Oxfam Trailwalker

Oxfam Trailwalker 2013 – Team Cucarachas made it!

Thanks to the support of VetEffecT, the Team Cucarachas,including VetEffecT Staff , took part during the week end of 24 & 25th of August to the Oxfam Trailwalker.

Along with 285 other teams, we walked during more than 25 hours in a row and covered exactly 100 km in the Eastern region of Haute Fagnes, in Belgium.

In order to support Oxfam activities and projects in the developing countries, the team raised exactly 1699€  because they believe everyone needs to

New Contract Award in Chad

VetEffecT has been awarded a new EU funded contract to carry out the final evaluation of the "Information System for Rural Development and Land Planning " (SIDRAT) Programme.

The global objective is to contribute to improve the living conditions of rural population, fight against poverty, to support sustainable development and to promote environment.

New Contract Award in Zimbabwe

VetEffecT has been awarded a new EU funded contract to carry out the Formulation of the Smallholder Irrigation Support Programme in Zimbabwe.

The global objective is to support small holder irrigation development in Zimbabwe

New Contract Award in Malawi

VetEffecT has been awarded a new EU funded contract to carry out the End of Term Evaluation of the Accompanying measures for Sugar 2007 in Malawi.

The global objective is to provide the GoM and the EU with an overall independent and reliable assessment about the overall performance of the programme "Accompanying Measures for Sugar 2007 i

An integrated approach to controlling brucellosis in Africa

The USDA (United States Department of Agriculture) and ILRI (International Livestock Research Institute) have published  'An integrated approach to controlling brucellosis in Africa: Works

New Contract Award in Swaziland

VetEffecT has been awarded a new EU funded contract to assist in the evaluation of grant applications received in the framework of the call for proposals in Swaziland: “Swaziland Sugar Facility — Improving the Competitiveness of the Sugar Industry and Reducing Poverty in the Sugar Regions in Swaziland”


The Swaziland sugar industry has been a success story.

Dairy Development in Morocco.

VetEffecT participated in a conference on agricultural collaboration between Morocco and the Netherlands on June 22, 2013, organised by the Dutch Embassy in Rabat in collaboration with the Chamber