August 19, 2014
Senator Suplicy in Video Appeal: We Must Close Loopholes in Brazil’s Bill to Ban Cosmetics Animal Testing or Animals Remain Unprotected
Brazilian Sen. Eduardo Suplicy launched a video appeal to his fellow senators, alerting them to serious loopholes in a bill intended to ban animal testing of cosmetics.
August 11, 2014
Sam Bunkall from TVNZ’s Shortland Street wants New Zealand to play its part in ending the global suffering of animals used to test cosmetics by introducing a complete test and sales ban.
July 30, 2014
Japanese cosmetics brand Miss Apricot has become the first exclusively Japanese beauty company to support Humane Society International’s Be Cruelty-Free Japan campaign to end cosmetics animal testing.
July 21, 2014
Australia’s Be Cruelty-Free campaign urged citizens to participate in a Labor Party public consultation on animal testing for cosmetics.
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.