The Action will last for four years.
The MC will meet annually.
In the first year of the Action a Workshop will be organized to analyze and synthesize the available information on cephalopod welfare.
Years 2 and 3 will involve actual advancements.
Towards the end of the 4 year period, a widely advertised Conference will be organized under the general theme of the Action: Improvement of cephalopod welfare, husbandry and the promotion of cephalopod research.
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|Guidelines and experimental practices improvement||xxxxxxxxxxxx||xxxxxxxxxxxx|
|Species-specific research procedures||xxxxxxxxxxxx||xxxxxxxxxxxx|
|New technologies and experimental approaches to promote the 3Rs principle||xxxxxxxxxxxx||xxxxxxxxxxxx||xxxxx|
|Dissemination and Education||xxxxxxxxxxxx||xxxxxxxxxxxx||xxxxxxxxxxxx||xxxxxxxxxxxx|