May 6, 2014
New Zealand passed legislation that prohibits the results of animal tests from being used to assess psychoactive drugs.
May 5, 2014
HSI/India welcomed recent statements by Dr. G.N. Singh, India’s Drug Controller General and head of the Central Drug Standard Control Organization, that he is giving serious consideration to modernizing India’s pharmaceutical safety assessment by replacing old-fashioned animal testing with modern non-animal alternatives.
May 2, 2014
India's outgoing Drug Technical Advisory Board received Humane Society International's Leadership in Animal Welfare Award for its exemplary support in improving the standard of animal welfare in the country.
April 28, 2014
Scientists in China are being trained in how to use state-of-the-art in vitro methods to test cosmetics instead of using live animals such as rabbits and guinea pigs, as part of an $80,000 grant from HSI, The HSUS and the Human Toxicology Project Consortium.
April 25, 2014
National Women’s Show Participants Urged to ‘Be Cruelty-Free’, Help End Cosmetics Animal Testing in Canada
Some-bunny — the seven-foot rabbit mascot of the Be Cruelty-Free Canada campaign to end animal testing for cosmetics — made an appearance at the National Women’s Show in Montréal.
April 23, 2014
Supermodel Fernanda Tavares Named Be Cruelty-Free Brazil Ambassador for HSI’s Campaign to Ban Cosmetics Animal Testing
Brazilian supermodel Fernanda Tavares was named ambassador for HSI's Be Cruelty-Free Brazil campaign to end animal testing for cosmetics.
April 23, 2014
Supermodelo Fernanda Tavares é Nomeada Embaixadora para a Campanha da HSI Liberte-se da Crueldade Brasil para banir Testes em Animais pela indústria de Cosméticos
A supermodelo brasileira Fernanda Tavares foi nomeada Embaixadora da Humane Society International para a campanha Liberte-se da Crueldade Brasil para acabar com testes em animais pela indústria de cosméticos.
March 31, 2014
Ricky Gervais Gets Lippy About Cosmetics Cruelty, Urges Australians to Support Bill to Ban Cosmetics Animal Testing
British comedian and actor Ricky Gervais urged his Aussie fans to get active to support the End Cruel Cosmetics Bill.
March 28, 2014
Twenty eight cosmetics companies from across New Zealand, have issued a plea to Prime Minster John Key to ban animal testing for cosmetics in New Zealand.
March 25, 2014
Film Actress Zhu Zhu Cries for Animals in Striking Photo Campaign to Ban China’s Cruel Cosmetics Animal Testing
Film actress and former MTV China host, Zhu Zhu, has unveiled a striking new poster in support of Be Cruelty-Free China, the campaign by HSI and Capital Animal Welfare Association to ban cruel animal testing for cosmetics such as lipstick and shampoo.