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News Section Icon Published 05/02/2020

Members of the EU Parliament call for a meat tax

Today, we had a full room in the European Parliament to discuss the true price of meat! With MEPs, NGOs & business representatives, we spoke about the need for a sustainability charge on meat and animal products.

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News Section Icon Published 20/01/2020

What’s the true price of meat?

On 5 February 2020, we are co-organising an event on the true price of meat. In the context of the Paris Climate Agreement and the European Green Deal, we are calling on the EU to make Europe the first climate-neutral continent.

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News Section Icon Published 09/01/2020

EU food safety agency criticizes rabbit cages

Today, the EU food safety agency criticized the use of conventional cages for rabbit farming in a new study. We welcome this report and calls on the European Commission to use the latest scientific evidence and improve the lives of rabbits in…

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News Section Icon Published 16/12/2019

EU ministers made a New Year’s resolution to improve the lives of animals

Ahead of the holiday season, EU ministers gave a gift to animals by making a political commitment to improve their lives. The Council of the EU adopted today Conclusions, calling for sustainable animal production.

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News Section Icon Published 05/12/2019

160+ organisations call on new EU leaders to end caged farming

To welcome the new EU Commissioners who just entered office, together with over 160 organisations from all across Europe, we sent them an open letter calling on them to end the use of cages in farming.

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News Section Icon Published 12/11/2019

We caught some MEPs in a fishing net

On 12 November 2019, nine Members of the European Parliament from across the political spectrum opened an exhibition on fish and their wonderful world.

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News Section Icon Published 08/10/2019

Flexing muscles in rainy Brussels, MEPs call for a ban on cages

On 8 October 2019, Members of the European Parliament (MEPs), public interest organisations, and EU citizens urged the European Commission to respond to the biggest ever concerted effort to improve the welfare of farmed animals across Europe.

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News Section Icon Published 12/09/2019

Record-breaking European Citizens’ Initiative calls on the EU to ban cages

The largest European petition ever for farm animal welfare has just closed on 12 September 2019, breaking the record for balanced representation of voices across the EU.

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News Section Icon Published 22/07/2019

Investigation uncovers dairy calves raised in breach of EU law

Our new undercover investigation released today exposes some incidents of EU law infringement, such as calves completely unable to see and touch each other and calves around three to four months old being kept in pens that were small for them.

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News Section Icon Published 14/06/2019

MEPs demonstrate in Brussels to Stop Live Transport

On 14 June 2019, MEPs Anja Hazekamp and Jytte Guteland joined activists from around the world to demonstrate in front of the EU Parliament in Brussels to #StopLiveTransport of animals. Globally, over 150 actions took place in 43 countries.

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