The Real Life of a Mink

November 2, 2017 - Armed with a camera, the fur sector challenges the misinformation about the conditions on fur farms across Europe to show real life of a mink on a farm.

Sustainability of Fur

October 17, 2017 - In order to reach global sustainability targets, there is a pressing need to transform the way fashion is made. Natural fur is the choice for enhancement of human creativity and the biodegradable, renewable alternative to synthetic textiles. The long-lasting qualities of natural fur stand in opposition to the modern day’s ‘fast fashion’ culture, and evoke storytelling across family generations.

Fur Summer School 2016

June 2, 2017 - Thinking, creativity, inspiration and fun! This is how the participants of the Summer School 2016 in Kastoria described the unique experience. Organised by Fur Europe and Hellenic Fur Federation for the second year in a row, the Fur Summer School gathered together a young generation keen to learn and develop professionally within European fur sector.

Next Generation: Fur Europe’s Creativity Camp

January 26, 2016 - Fur Europe's Creativity Camp invests in the next generation of entrepreneurs, farmers, furriers, designers and other businesses connected with the European fur heritage.

WelFur – science-based animal welfare assessment

March 3, 2015 - Voluntarily initiated in 2009, WelFur is the European fur sector's animal welfare assessment programme developed by independent scientists from seven European universities.

Animal welfare begins with the animals

February 27, 2015 - Animal welfare begins and ends with animals, not with human perception about it. WelFur provides an objective documentation of animal welfare on fur farm based on science and facts.