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News Section Icon Published 17/09/2020

Major financial institutions must stop funding industrial livestock production to prevent future pandemics

94 academics and activists call on financial institutions to stop funding factory farms

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News Section Icon Published 13/07/2020

Confused about fish labels? So are nearly two thirds of UK consumers

Compassion urges certification schemes to improve fish welfare standards

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News Section Icon Published 30/06/2020

UK urged to do better as new cage-free league table reveals over 16.6 million animals still caged

In a new Europe-wide poll of cage-free farming, the UK has emerged in eighth place, with 63% of UK animals reared in cage-free conditions.

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News Section Icon Published 22/06/2020

UK retailers must decide whether they will protect consumers from a host of potential threats to UK food standards in trade deals with the USA

Leading civil society organisations and academics are urging the UK’s major food retailers not to sell food imported under a trade agreement with the USA

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News Section Icon Published 03/06/2020

Stanley Johnson Announced as charity Patron for Compassion in World Farming

Conservationist and former politician, Stanley Johnson, has become the latest Patron to join Compassion

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News Section Icon Published 22/05/2020

Defra hires QC to defend live exports of unweaned calves as legal challenge progresses

Compassion in World Farming has been granted permission by the Scottish Courts to proceed with its legal challenge against the Scottish Government, this week (20th May).

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News Section Icon Published 06/05/2020

Is the next pandemic on our plate?

New report explores our global food system through the lens of COVID-19

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News Section Icon Published 26/02/2020

Compassion in World Farming launches legal challenge against Scottish Government over export of unweaned calves

Compassion in World Farming launches legal challenge against Scottish Government over export of unweaned calves

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News Section Icon Published 26/02/2020

A week of action to Ban Live Exports

This week (24th – 28th February), leading farm animal welfare charity Compassion in World Farming is lobbying Prime Minister Boris Johnson to fulfil his promise to ban live animal exports.

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News Section Icon Published 21/01/2020

Dragons Den star Deborah Meaden announced as charity Patron for Compassion in World Farming

Successful entrepreneur and Dragon’s Den Investor, Deborah Meaden, has become the latest Patron to join leading farm animal welfare charity, Compassion in World Farming.

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