July 2, 2012
The annual meeting of the International Whaling Commission opened in Panama with a vote for the South Atlantic Sanctuary.
June 27, 2012
HSI's delegation to the 64th annual meeting of the International Whaling Commission, held in Panama City, Panama, was hopeful agreements on stronger protection for whales could be achieved despite ongoing efforts by whaling nations to upend the commercial whaling moratorium.
June 25, 2012
HSI's opening statement to the July 2012 IWC meeting in Panama.
June 21, 2012
HSI applauded Sao Paulo restaurant Apfel Jardins for switching from barren battery cage eggs to cage-free eggs in their supply chain.
June 15, 2012
Humane Society International Commends Bogota Mayor Gustavo Petro for Supporting Culture over Cruelty
HSI supports Bogota, Colombia Mayor Gustavo Petro’s initiative to transform Bogota’s bullfighting arena into a platform for cultural and educational events that exclude torture, cruelty and death.
June 13, 2012
HSI planned to promote "Meatless Monday" at the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, or Rio+20.
June 5, 2012
In June 2012, HSI and partners hosted a day-long workshop on best practices for the handling of confiscated wildlife in Sonsonate, El Salvador.
May 23, 2012
HSI congratulated the Servicio Nacional de Salud Animal, the Costa Rican animal health service, as well as law enforcement authorities for the latest in a recent series of successful raids that have targeted clandestine animal fighting rings across the country.
May 18, 2012
En América Latina, millones de gallinas ponedoras viven confinadas de manera permanente en granjas industriales en pequeños recintos de alambre llamados jaulas en batería.
May 15, 2012
The 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, or Rio +20, promised to address a number of important issues, including food security, sustainable agriculture and water availability.