Posts tagged animal rights
Human-Elephant Conflict Mitigation

We are working with Aide For Nature and Conservation in Western Uganda to encourage local farmers to grow chili peppers as an appropriate human-elephant conflict mitigation method. Elephants can sense and sniff chilis from very long distances and find their smell very irritating and unpleasant which creates a natural repellent.

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The Truth about Eggs

We are very excited to announce that we are supporting Egg-Truth.com in their multi-channel advertising campaign to create awareness around the plight of egg-laying hens in Canadian industrialized egg production. Egg-Truth.com is the only animal advocacy organization that exclusively focuses on eggs, egg production and the negative impact of egg consumption on human health.

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Protecting Beavers

We are proud to offer our support to The Fur-Bearers in their development of a comprehensive step-by-step "how to" manual to educate the government, municipal staff and private landowners about the benefits of beavers and how to build flow devices, exclusion fencing and other non-lethal alternatives to manage problems related to beaver activity.

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Humane Education in Tanzania

Meru Animal Welfare Organization’s goal is to raise awareness amongst children about the humane handling of animals and how to treat animals as sentient beings. Through humane education classes, it seeks to eliminate ignorance and myths about animals which are pervasive in the community. We are collaborating with them to conduct these classes at approximately 17 schools located in the Meru District in Northern Tanzania, reaching up to 350 students per school…

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Hip Hop is Green!

We are very excited to announce that we have partnered with the New Jersey chapter of Hip Hop is Green to organize its signature 10th Element of Hip Hop Health & Wellness event which is a hands-on, immersive, fun, creative and explorative learning experience, consisting of (1) a plant-based dinner …

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Speaking Up for the Voiceless

Anonymous For the Voiceless is a global animal rights organization which specializes in street activism, with over 9,650 demonstrations held to date in 850 cities around the world. Our financial support will help the new chapter based in Langley (British Columbia) to start its outreach activities in the most impactful way.

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Spreading Compassion

In a world where animals are too often neglected or subjected to wanton cruelty, there are organizations who fight tirelessly to improve the lives of all animals. Our newest Grantee, the Liberia Animal Welfare and Conservation Society, works every day to prevent such cruelty and to promote kindness, respect, caring, and compassion for all animals …

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No More Animal DIssection

We are very excited to announce that we are supporting Animals in Science Policy Institute in their effort to end animal dissection in high schools across British Columbia. This organization is working tirelessly to replace the use of animals in secondary education through the implementation of non-animal alternatives …

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A Green Festival in Calgary

VegFest Calgary is an annual day-long festival where participants are invited to learn more about veganism and animal liberation. We are pleased to be partnering with this amazing group of volunteers for the event in 2019 which attracts local food vendors, non-profits and other exhibitors.

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A New Generation of Jewish Activists

The Shamayim V’Aretz Institute is a Jewish animal welfare organization which organizes an annual retreat for selected Jewish college and university students. We are helping fund this retreat which is a unique opportunity to train these students who care deeply and passionately about animal welfare.

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A First in Latin America!

We are thrilled to announce our partnership with Fundacion Vegetarianos Hoy in Santiago, Chile. Our grant will help create the first and only vegan library in Latin America, a place where activists, members and partners can access vegan-themed books in different categories …

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Conservation and Animal Care

Meet Darwin Animal Doctors, our new grantee! They are busy on the ground in villages in Sumatra, the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico, enacting humane education in schools at all levels from kindergarten to grade 12, teaching empathy for animals and for all marginalized people …

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