12th World Rabbit Congress in Nantes (France) is postponed
to 23-25 June 2021
due to COVID-19 pandemy
information in the
official website of the Congress
A new period of paper submission is NOW
for submitting a new paper : 8
New papers + papers already accepted in 2020 will be
presented and published next year during the congress.
Section of information
Letter N°8 is online (July 2020)
Proceedings of the 3rd, 4th and 5th World Rabbit Congresses are available
RABBIT SCIENCE ASSOCIATION (WRSA)
WRSA is an international association created in Paris in 1976. It federates local
associations (national or for a group of nations) named branches. It's main objectives
facilitate the exchange of knowledge and experience among persons in all parts
of the World who are contributing to the advancement of various branches of the
- to promote
the extension of knowledge by encouragement of teaching, scientific research,
practical experimentation, the collection and publication of statistics and documents
in relation with rabbit production.
promote World Rabbit Congresses alone or in cooperation with other international
- to cooperate with FAO
and any other World Bodies interested in rabbit meat, pelt or fur production.
Plenary sessions of the WRSA Council
(1 to 3 representatives per branch) are held every 4 years.
present 2 main activities of the WRSA are :
- the organisation of a World Rabbit Congress
every 4 years. (the
next would be held in France in 2020)
promote the "World Rabbit Science"
journal as the official journal of the association (international peer-reviewed
journal with publication of research articles and scientific synthesis)
In addition, the branches have their
own activities, such as scientific meetings, and the organisation or publication
of technical journals on rabbit production and/or managment of rabbit web sites.
last updating 24 Septembre 2020
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