February 3, 2011
In Brazil, animal agriculture is a major contributor to deforestation, causing biodiversity loss, soil degradation, and water pollution. Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon is the nation’s most significant source of CO2 emissions.
January 28, 2011
A list of myths about bullfighting.
January 21, 2011
In January 2011, HSI and partners planned two day-long workshops on the Convention on the International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora and neotropical animal handling in Guatemala.
January 5, 2011
Mexico is one of the few remaining countries where bullfighting is still legal.
December 30, 2010
Connect with us in Brazil through social media.
December 15, 2010
HSI’s participation in COP16 increased awareness about the impact of meat, egg, and milk production on climate change—raising the hope of future mitigation in this sector.
December 9, 2010
HSI joined hundreds of environmental activists and organizations from Mexico and around the world, visiting communities affected by factory farming.
November 24, 2010
In November 2010, HSI attended the COP16 climate conference in Cancun, Mexico and called on global policy makers to mitigate animal agriculture’s impact on climate change.
November 22, 2010
Even under strict regulation, "swim-with-the-dolphins" programs pose an immediate threat to the safety of both dolphin and human participants.
October 15, 2010
In Sao Paulo, advocates raised awareness about the importance of sustainable eating during the international Global Work Party for the climate.