PAWS Director Gwen Protasio (extreme left) and PAWS Program Director Anna Cabrera (second from right) present the Universal Declaration on Animal Welfare (UDAW)* calendar to then-DA Secretary Arthur Yap during the celebration of BAI’s 80th Anniversary Celebration last February 10, 2010.

At the said BAI celebration, PAWS also received a Certificate of Recognition and Appreciation from BAI for being one of its valued Institutional Partners, sitting in the Committee on Animal Welfare since 1998 – when the Animal Welfare Act was passed

*UDAW– an agreement among people and nations to promote a greater recognition of animal welfare as this produces benefits for animals, people and the environment. The UDAW campaign is being promoted by the World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA) through its Member Societies like PAWS.