The figure below shows the most important links of EFFAB in the sector.
The main one is the link with the animal breeding industries. EFFAB together with its members working towards a healthy breeding sector. Furthermore, the promotion of the animal breeding sector on e.g. research, technology, transparency, diversity, welfare, is taking an important place in the EFFAB activities, shown by the link to the European Commission. Explaining the needs and goals of the sector to the representatives of the EC in Brussels. EFFAB has important links with research – to effectively represent the industry R&D needs – and with related representative organisations to jointly operate at the European level. Answering questions on the sector to the media (general public), animal welfare and ethical groups is of importance as well. Providing factual information about the sector activities in general and specific hot items when they are coming up.