UDAW

AcronymDefinition
UDAWUniversal Declaration on Animal Welfare
UDAWUnion der Deutschen Akademien der Wissenschaften (Union of German Academies of Sciences and Humanities)
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But even were the UDAW or a similar document to be endorsed by the United Nations, it would not be sufficient to guide Australia's domestic legislature for two reasons: international environmental law (where animal welfare is often lumped) is notoriously difficult to enforce, and Australia as a jurisdiction seems recalcitrant to do so.
(63) Even were a UDAW or similar Treaty obligation to be enacted, there is no certainty that Australia would seek to ratify it or enshrine the obligations in legislation--one need only look at Australia's lacklustre response to the Kyoto and Montreal Protocols to bear this out.
(253) But the Norway experience (254) and the UDAW (255) demonstrates that developing a socially reflective idea of best interests is not an insurmountable obstacle.