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LGAP News and Updates

LGAP Standards Committee considers public comments

Thursday, March 31, 2016
In order to adhere to international principles for good standards setting, the LGAP Standards were made available for a 60 day public comment period (/lgap-news/comment-period-open-for-the-draft-lgap-standards) which commended on 30 November 2015 ...


Open letter to respondents to the Public Comment on the LGAP Standards

Monday, February 01, 2016
Open letter to respondents to the Public Comment on the LGAP Standards 29 January 2016 The Livestock Global Assurance Program (LGAP) Standards Committee wishes to thank those organisations and individuals who took the oppor ...


Comment Period Open for the Draft LGAP Standards

Monday, November 30, 2015
The formation and convening of a Standards Committee is good practice when developing international standards. The make up of a Standards Committee should ensure it includes balanced representation of impacted stakeholders. Impacted stakeholders  ...


R&D Update Webinar - LGAP

Friday, October 02, 2015
This webinar, provided interested parties with an update on the development of the Livestock Global Assurance Program, or LGAP. ...


Livestock Global Assurance program (LGAP) to be piloted

Saturday, May 16, 2015
The development of LGAP is approaching the stage where it will require piloting. The objectives of the pilot are to: Ensure all components of the Program under development work properly in the operating environments. Test the proposed impleme ...


Developing a Global Assurance Program for the livestock export industry

Thursday, March 19, 2015
This webinar provides an overview of the project that the Australian livestock export industry has embarked upon which is focused on developing a global assurance program that fosters world's best practice in the management and welfare of livesto ...