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News Section Icon Published 7/14/2022

Game-changing international conference announced

Extinction or Regeneration conference to provide platform for global food system transformation solutions

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News Section Icon Published 7/7/2022

Undercover investigation reveals cruelty, torment, and frustration of sows on EU farms

A major new investigation by Compassion in World Farming released today (7th July) reveals the immense suffering of sows in cage systems on EU farms – including those supplying ‘premium’ hams Parma and Bayonne.

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News Section Icon Published 6/15/2022

International food companies recognised for achievements at the 2022 Good Farm Animal Welfare Awards

The winners of the 2022 Good Animal Welfare Awards have been announced at a ceremony in London today.

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News Section Icon Published 6/13/2022

Our response to live exports tragedy in which 15,000 sheep die in Red Sea

Compassion in World Farming's statement in response to the tragic deaths of 15,000 sheep when the Al Badri 1, a livestock vessel carrying them from Sudan to Saudi Arabia, capsized as it was leaving the port of Suakin in Sudan.

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News Section Icon Published 6/7/2022

Public urged to take part in global action against cruel trade on Ban Live Exports: International Awareness Day

Compassion in World Farming is urging animal lovers across the globe to unite in support of a ban on cruel live animal exports as part of the seventh annual Ban Live Exports: International Awareness Day

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News Section Icon Published 4/22/2022

Animal Advocates Call on Banks to Stop Funding Industrial Farm Systems

Compassion in World Farming, along with other NGOs, is calling on major world banks to stop funding intensive animal agriculture.

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News Section Icon Published 4/5/2022

Our Response to Latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Report

The new Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report stresses that to limit warming to 1.5°C, we need immediate GHG emission reductions in all sectors. CIWF encourages people to eat less meat and dairy to help reduce GHG.

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News Section Icon Published 3/16/2022

TENTH BUSINESS BENCHMARK: FASTER FARM ANIMAL WELFARE IMPACTS NEEDED

The tenth annual BBFAW report, launched today, reveals that while companies continue to invest in animal welfare, they are too slow in delivering meaningful welfare impacts on the ground

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News Section Icon Published 3/2/2022

Momentous win sees animal welfare & environmental links recognised at UNEA 5

Compassion celebrates a victory for animals at United Nations Environment Assembly which recognises animal welfare and its links to the environmental crises

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News Section Icon Published 2/28/2022

Latest Report Of The Intergovernmental Panel On Climate Change

IPCC report's a stark reminder that we must act urgently to protect our planet and turn the tide on our climate crisis

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