HSI is fighting to reduce the suffering endured by the millions of farm animals in factory farms around the world.
The vast majority of commercial egg and meat products in India come from intensive confinement facilities that do not provide for many of the animals' most basic needs. Read about our efforts to raise awareness and empower advocates and everyday consumers to live more compassionate and sustainable lives.Learn More
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Support Farm Animals News
March 3, 2015
Animal protection must be firmly part of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership negotiations, say Humane Society International and World Animal Protection.
January 28, 2015
Small, emerging farmers practicing free-range egg production and crate-free pork production in South Africa received support from major retailer Pick ‘n Pay and Humane Society International. Pick ‘n Pay aims to increase the sourcing of their eggs and meat coming from higher welfare farms within the next 12 months.
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.