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December 15, 2014
The Agriculture Ministers of Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands have called on EU Member States to safeguard animal welfare when granting investment capital through international finance institutions and when providing guarantees through export credit agencies.
December 3, 2014
Eurest, a leading food service provider in Mexico, announced an industry leading commitment to improve animal welfare standards in its Mexican supply chain. Humane Society International praised the move.
December 3, 2014
Eurest Anuncia Compromiso de Vanguardia en la Industria para Mejorar el Bienestar Animal en su Cadena de Suministro
Eurest, empresa líder de servicios de alimentación en México, anunció el un compromiso de vanguardia en la industria para mejorar los estándares de bienestar animal en su cadena de suministro en México.
December 1, 2014
Canadian Political Parties Encouraged to Address Serious Impacts of Animal Agriculture on Climate Change
HSI/Canada called on the Canadian delegation to the 20th session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change to work with other nations to combat human-induced climate change by addressing the significant impacts of animal agriculture on the environment.