Do your students show interest during biology classes? Are they eager to know more about scientists’ work? Do they advocate for a future with science without animal experiments? If some students in your class fit this description, you should let them know about the job position of programme leader for an Animal Advocacy NGO. Mainly, they are responsible for the organisation’s policies in the area of animal use in science. Introduce them to Luísa Bastos, a programme leader at Eurogroup for Animals!

CC BY 4.0: all the materials and content presented on this STEM Job profile have been co-created by STE(A)M IT, a project funded by the European Union’s ERASMUS+ programme project STE(A)M IT (Grant agreement 612845-EPP-1-2019-1- BE-EPPKA3-PI-FORWARD), in collaboration with theThree Rs project, a project initiated and funded by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) and supported by the European Parliament under a Preparatory Action entitled “Promoting alternatives to animal testing”. The project is coordinated by European Schoolnet (EUN) on behalf of the JRC. The Three Rs project is also supported by Scientix, funded from the European Union’s H2020 research and innovation programme – project Scientix 4 (Grant Agreement N. 101000063).

Ep. 22: Becoming a Programme Leader for an Animal Advocacy NGO

Rocío Benito

Rocío Benito

I am a Digital Media Officer in the Science Education Department of European Schoolnet (EUN). I studied mass media, and graphic and web design. I love photography and video editing.


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