March 10, 2014
Fernanda Tavares, Giselle Itié & Fiorella Mattheis in Video Appeal to Ban Brazil’s Cruel Cosmetics Animal Testing
In March 2014, supermodel Fernanda Tavares, actress Giselle Itié and Brazilian It-girl Fiorella Mattheis launched a personal video message urging Brazil to ban cruel animal testing for cosmetics such as lip stick and shampoo.
February 12, 2014
HSI urges the President of Chile, Sebastián Piñera, to repeal a new decree authorizing the hunting of dogs in rural areas of the country.
January 24, 2014
HSI welcomed the announcement of Governor Geraldo Alckmin's signing of a bill prohibiting cosmetics testing on animals in the State of São Paulo.
December 18, 2013
Supermodel Fernanda Tavares called for Brazil to ban cruel animal testing for cosmetics in a series of photos for Humane Society International's Be Cruelty-Free Brazil campaign.
December 9, 2013
In celebration of International Animal Rights Day, Brazil's leading animal protection groups are more determined than ever to achieve a national ban on animal testing for cosmetics.
November 6, 2013
HSI is urging the Constitutional Court of Colombia to respect the decision issued last year by Bogota’s Mayor to ban bullfighting in the city.
October 25, 2013
150 Federal Parliamentarians Sign Humane Society International’s Be Cruelty-Free Pledge for a Ban on Cosmetics Animal Testing in Brazil
The Brazilian government should ban animal testing for cosmetics products and ingredients, according to 150 of Brazil’s federal parliamentarians who signed Humane Society International’s Be Cruelty-Free pledge.
October 15, 2013
HSI/Latin America has been pursuing positive change for animals in a number of areas that HSI has deemed regional priorities.
October 9, 2013
On World Egg Day, HSI highlights the growing popularity of cage-free eggs in Costa Rica. Cage-free eggs, known as huevos de pastoreo in Costa Rica, are eggs from chickens who are not confined to cages.
September 25, 2013
At the 4th Brazilian VegFest, HSI released our Meatless Monday video to support the growing national and global movement that asks people to leave meat off of their plates each Monday to help the planet, their health and animals.