The website provides information on the Dutch Council on Animal Affairs (Raad voor Dierenaangelegenheden RDA). Here you will find various recommendations and perspectives of the RDA over the years, which have been translated into English

Issues on is an English-language website for the Dutch Council on Animal affairs (Raad voor Dierenaangelegenheden RDA). The website is managed by the webmanager of the RDA team. The Issues page gives an overview of the various topics on the website.

Documents on provides access to various documents in PDF (portable document format). You will need a program to read and print PDF files. These programs are available for various operating systems, like Windows, Mac OS and Linux, and can usually be downloaded for free. An example is Adobe Reader.

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The videos are subtitled and audio descriptions are also available. Click on CC in the video player for subtitles or AD to switch on the audio description. You can also view the videos in full screen mode and adjust the volume. newsletters and RSS feeds

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