July 14, 2011
A new Ipsos MORI poll commissioned by a group of nine non-profit organizations released today shows the majority of people across 11 EU countries support the European Union (EU) ban on seal products.
July 13, 2011
HSI UK Condemns Animal Testing Rise as YouGov Poll Shows 69 Percent of British Public Want Experiments Reduced
Humane Society International/UK says Britain’s animal experiments have reached a ‘crisis’ point with Home Office statistics, released 13 July 2011, revealing animal tests have risen by 3 percent to a total of 3.72 million.
July 11, 2011
HSI Europe and GAIA broadcast images of the seal slaughter and quotes from members of the European Parliament on a giant video screen outside the Parliament building.
June 8, 2011
HSI Applauds European Parliament’s Defence of EU Seal Product Trade Ban in Resolution on EU-Canada Trade Relations
HSI Europe applauded the European Parliament’s threat to block the ratification of the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement if the Canadian government did not withdraw its challenge to the EU ban on seal products at the World Trade Organisation.
May 24, 2011
In May 2011, Mary McCartney and Dame Judi Dench became the latest stars to sign HSI's Cruelty-Free 2013 petition calling on European Union politicians to honour their pledge to ban the sale of animal-tested cosmetics.
May 11, 2011
Consuming the meat of pilot whales is dangerous and hunting them is detrimental to their populations.
May 11, 2011
In May 2011, Humane Society International/Europe welcomed the adoption of a new EU Regulation on textile names and the related labelling of textile products.
May 3, 2011
Queen of Clean Aggie Mackenzie Says: “Wash Your Hands of Animal Testing for Household Products for HSI's Cruelty-Free Spring Clean Campaign”
TV’s cleaning guru, Aggie Mackenzie of "How Clean Is Your House?" urged compassionate consumers to wash their hands of animal-tested household cleaning products.
April 12, 2011
Marking the opening days of Canada’s commercial seal hunt off Newfoundland, HSI Canada broadcast images of the slaughter on a giant video screen outside the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement negotiations in Ottawa.
March 30, 2011
Leona Lewis, Ricky Gervais and Spice Girl Melanie C Get 'Tattooed' for HSI's Campaign to End Animal-Tested Cosmetics
“X Factor” winner Leona Lewis, comedian Ricky Gervais and former Spice Girl Melanie C joined HSI's Cruelty-Free 2013 campaign to end the sale of animal-tested cosmetics in the European Union.