WDA representatives met with Congressman Oshima Kusuo. He pledged to prioritise the legislation to ban dog and cat meat.
WDA held and event in the Congress to present evidence of the dog meat industry in Japan. 20 congressmen attended to show support.
Genlin met with congressmen to discuss strategies on banning dog and cat meat in Japan.
Genlin founded "Dog Cat Party", the first political party dedicated to promoting the welfare of dogs and cats in the world.
Genlin successfully promoted the establishment of the Animal Parliamentary Alliance with parliamentary parties. The heavyweight member of the ruling party Hidehisa Otsuji became the chairman of the alliance.
34 members of the Cross-party Congressional Animal Welfare Alliance has submitted a joint letter to Prime Minister Suga, requesting Japan’s accession to the International Agreement to Prohibit the Eating of Dogs and Cats.
Hidehisa Otsuji, chairman of the Parliamentary League for Animal Welfare, along with 10 members of the league, submitted a request letter to Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide in The Prime Minister’s Official Residence, turning a historic page on animal welfare in Japan. The request letter also lays the groundwork for a joint initiative between the United States and Japan on the International Agreement to Prohibit the Eating of Dogs and Cats.
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On June 18, the Cabinet of Japan responded to “The Parliamentary Question to Promote Animal Welfare”. During this parliamentary session, the Japanese Diet has received
Member of the House of Representatives Maki Yoshio raised a Parliamentary Question to promote animal welfare. In the current session of the National Diet of
On May 24, the “the Parliamentary League for Animal Welfare Conference” was held at The House of Representatives 2nd building of Japan. Hidehisa Otsuji thanked
“Environmental Minister Shinjiro Koizumi is infected!” The news flooded the National Diet of Japan. Minister Koizumi, who was scheduled to attend the Senate Budget Committee,
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As awareness of animal welfare increases worldwide, discussions are being held in various situations in Japan. Similar moves have been made in diet deliberations, and
[Japan Spotlight] Clarify Standards for the Care and Keeping of Animals when the revised Act on Welfare and Management of Animals comes into force
Before the revised Animal Welfare Law comes into force in June, clarification of the standards established by the Ministry of the Environment has become