A Policy Statement is a statement of IVSA’s beliefs regarding a particular issue. The belief is kept within IVSA’s mission and objectives and bound by it’s Constitution and Bylaws. Policy statements are approved during the IVSA General Assembly, and are valid until their renewal.
- Policy Paper on Shelter Medicine (December 2017)
- Policy Paper on Five Freedoms of Animal Welfare (July 2018)
- Position Statement on European Citizens’ Initiative “End the Cage Age” (March 2021)
External Policy Statements
You may find several statements endorsed by IVSA on behalf of veterinary students worldwide, in the most recent high-level meetings where IVSA was represented.