December 11, 2013
Former Super Cop and Dynamic Politician Supports Removing Cosmetics Cruelty from India's Shop Shelves
Politician and former cop Dr. Ajay Kumar expressed support for removing cosmetics cruelty from India's shop shelves.
December 4, 2013
The highest health advisory body recommended an import ban on animal-tested cosmetics in India.
November 28, 2013
Barry M--the United Kingdom’s leading colour cosmetics brand--pledged support for HSI's Be Cruelty-Free campaign.
October 30, 2013
Losing Out on 1.3 Billion Consumers is Worth It to Australian Company to End Animal Testing in China
Australian skin care company MooGoo has declined a lucrative distribution opportunity in China because the Chinese government refused to import its products without testing them on animals.
October 24, 2013
HSI is calling on New Zealand to become the next country to Be Cruelty-Free.
October 10, 2013
11,000 Consumers Urge Drug Controller to Celebrate Mahatma Gandhi's Birth Month by Banning Sale of Animal-Tested Cosmetics in India
11,000 consumers urge Drug Controller to celebrate Mahatma Gandhi's birth month by banning sale of animal-tested cosmetics in India.
October 8, 2013
Korea is to develop its first national centre of excellence for the development and validation of alternatives to animal testing, which will dramatically improve the country's ability to implement cutting-edge science.
September 30, 2013
HSI's Be Cruelty-Free Campaign Welcomes Revision of China Cosmetics Law as Time to Modernise Without Animal Testing
HSI hoped that a planned revision of Chinese law would offer an opportunity for alternatives to animal testing.
August 29, 2013
HSI's Be Cruelty-Free campaign welcomed the Australian labor party's pledge to ban cruel cosmetics.
July 25, 2013
Our Be Cruelty-Free New Zealand Campaign Urges Prime Minister John Key To Hop To It And Ban Animal Testing For Cosmetics
HSI and campaign parter SAFE handed in a petition urging the prime minister of New Zealand to ban animal testing for cosmetics.
July 10, 2013
Bollywood Heartthrob Kunal Kapoor Uses His Last Telegram in India to Call for Import Ban of Animal-Tested Cosmetics
Bollywood heartthrob Kunal Kapoor used his last telegram in India to call for an import ban of animal-tested cosmetics.
June 28, 2013
Be Cruelty-Free Campaign to End Cosmetics Animal Testing in China Launches with Pop Singer Wang Feifei, NGOs and Industry
Be Cruelty-Free, the world’s largest campaign to end animal testing for cosmetics globally, has launched in China to promote beauty without animal suffering. Humane Society International, Chinese NGOs and academic scientists, global retailer LUSH Cosmetics and Chinese pop singer Wang Feifei, are calling for China to end its mandatory testing of cosmetics on live animals.
March 14, 2013
A series of public opinion surveys commission by HSI, The HSUS and LUSH Cosmetics revealed that the vast majority of people worldwide are united in wanting cosmetics companies to stop testing on animals.
March 11, 2013
HSI’s Global Ambassador, Ke$ha, penned a heart-felt plea to the global cosmetics industry in an open letter published on the day the European Union went cruelty-free.
February 25, 2013
HSI celebrated as the EU banned the sale of cosmetic products and ingredients tested on animals. Our Be Cruelty-Free campaign aims to end animal testing for cosmetics everywhere, permanently.
February 1, 2013
HSI's Be Cruelty-Free Campaign Director, Troy Seidle, recently visited Korea for an intensive series of governmental and corporate meetings and public awareness events aimed at building support for legislation to ban the use of animals for cosmetic testing.
January 10, 2013
HSI/India Thanks MLA Shri. Ramalinga Reddy for Supporting Campaign to End Animal Testing for Cosmetics
HSI applauded veteran statesman and Member of Legislative Assembly Shri. Ramalinga Reddy for urging swift action to update Indian law to end animal testing of cosmetics.
December 12, 2012
Actress Debasree Roy Supports HSI’s Be Cruelty-Free Campaign to End Cosmetics Animal Testing in India
Award-winning actress and Trinamool Congress party MLA Debasree Roy has given her backing to Humane Society International/India’s Be Cruelty-Free campaign, the largest-ever global effort to end animal testing for cosmetics.
December 6, 2012
Choose Cruelty Free, Humane Research Australia and Humane Society International are calling on the Australian Government to follow the lead of the European Union in introducing legislation ensuring that no cosmetic shall be imported into, sold or manufactured in Australia if the final product or its ingredients have been tested on animals.
November 16, 2012
Lush Cosmetics Awards Humane Society International Prize for ‘Outstanding’ Work to End Cruel and Outdated Animal Testing for Pesticides
HSI received £40,000 for being selected to win in the lobbying category for leadership of a successful two-year campaign that dramatically reduced animal-testing requirements under Europe’s new regulations for non-food pesticides.