Speaker Profile


Jackson Zee
Director Disaster Relief Unit
Four Paws International
Animal Transport Disasters - Queen Hind Sheep Rescue in Romania.

An overview of the removal of over 200 sheep from a capsized animal transport in Constanza, Romania in November 2019 by an animal protection charity. The events that lead to the removal of the sheep with the help of local emergency management. The challenges of rescuer compassion fatigue and the process of legal ownership of rescued animals in Romania. The questions around the transport of the animals in substandard conditions. The current status of the rescued sheep.

Jackson Zee is a veterinarian and has a doctorate in behavioral ecology. Jackson's currently interests in sustainable development and climate crisis allows his contributions into the role of animals and nature in human development through the One Welfare approach and alignment to United Nations Development Goals.