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Various news from VWA members across the world. Read On
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2020

Vegan Impact joined the Vegan World Alliance
Vegan World Alliance News, July 20th 2020

We are delighted to announce that Vegan Impact, France's vegan association, has joined the Vegan World Alliance...

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Be Vegan is joining the Vegan World Alliance
Vegan World Alliance News, June 10th 2020

We are delighted to announce that Be Vegan, Belgium’s vegan association, is joining the Vegan World Alliance...

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Shut down animal agriculture to reduce pandemic risk
Vegan World Alliance News, June 9th 2020

The current coronavirus pandemic has been predicted for many years, with scientists stressing the link between human and animal health for decades. It is vital that the whole world acts now to phase out all uses of animals, especially animal agriculture. If we do nothing, the next pandemic may cross over to humans from farmed animals crowded together by the animal agriculture industry...

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Vegan World Alliance rejects ISO-23662
Vegan World Alliance News, June 7th 2020

The practice of astroturfing—hiding who is really behind the message—is being used by those who profit from the killing, torture, cruelty and harm of animals. Because of this, it’s imperative that the vegan community remains vigilant. We must, at all costs, prevent a situation where products and services are undeservedly labelled vegan, because that brings us no closer to achieving our vision than we are today...

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A greener and safer future for New Zealand
Vegan Society of Aotearoa New Zealand, April 13th 2020

The long awaited Green Protein Report is now out! Written by co-authors Jasmijn De Boo, ex CEO of SAFE and Dr Andrew Knight, a vet and Professor of Animal Welfare and Ethics, this report details exactly what is wrong with New Zealand's current agricultural system and how it needs to change...

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Coronavirus and other diseases caused by animal farming and hunting
Vegan Australia, April 10th 2020

We are currently facing a health crisis not seen for over a century and we urge everyone to take all precautions given by experts to help slow the spread of this disease. However, we should also look at the underlying causes to try to prevent any future epidemics...

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