July 16, 2014
Be Cruelty-Free New Zealand was delighted at the Labour Party announcement that it will ban both cosmetics testing on animals and the sale/import of animal-tested products should it win the September General Election.
July 14, 2014
Meg Mathews & Anaïs Gallagher Say No to Cosmetics Animal Testing in Cute Selfies for the Be Cruelty-Free Campaign
Meg Mathews and daughter Anaïs Gallagher teamed up for selfies with a heart to support HSI’s Be Cruelty-Free campaign to end cruel animal testing of cosmetics.
July 10, 2014
UK Animal Experiments at 4.12million High – “Devastating Blow for Animal Welfare, a Crisis for Medical Research” says HSI UK
HSI issued a statement responding to UK Home Office figures revealing a rise in the number of animal experiments, despite a government pledge to reduce animal use for medical research.
July 9, 2014
HSI/India sharply criticized plans to build what is touted to be India’s largest housing facility for animals used in laboratory experiments.
July 2, 2014
Violinist Vanessa-Mae & Be Cruelty-Free Celebrate as China Takes Crucial Step Toward Ending Cosmetics Animal Testing
World famous violinist, Vanessa-Mae, joined the HSI's Be Cruelty-Free campaign to celebrate a victory in China, where animal testing for ordinary cosmetics produced inside the country is no longer legally mandated.
June 30, 2014
From June 30, animal testing for ordinary cosmetics produced and sold inside China will no longer be legally mandated. This historic rule change comes following two years of effort by the Be Cruelty-Free China campaign run by HSI’s Beijing team and its Chinese animal group partners.
June 28, 2014
Fernanda Tavares Poses in Brazil World Cup Strip to Urge Senators to Score a Goal for Animals, Ban Brazil’s Cruel Cosmetics Testing
Supermodel Fernanda Tavares teamed with HSI to urge senators vote to ban cosmetics animal testing in Brazil.
June 24, 2014
National Opinion Poll Reveals 70 per cent of Taiwanese Believe Animals Shouldn’t Suffer in the Name of Beauty
A public opinion poll in Taiwan reveals that the majority of Taiwanese consumers – 70 per cent – do not support animal testing for cosmetics, and more than 60 per cent want to see the law ban cosmetics cruelty.
June 18, 2014
More than 70,000 Be Cruelty-Free Petitioners Support India’s Proposed Import Ban on Animal Tested Cosmetics
HSI/India’s Be Cruelty Free campaign submitted a petition signed by more than 70,000 people, supporting the proposed import ban on cosmetics tested on animals abroad.
June 5, 2014
Be Cruelty-Free Brazil Welcomes Historic Bill to Ban Cosmetics Animal Testing but Warns Urgent Improvements Needed to Close Loopholes
Animal advocates from the Be Cruelty-Free Brazil campaign welcomed Brazil's Chamber of Deputies' passage of Bill 6602/13 to ban animal testing for cosmetics in Brazil.