Click to learn more about our policy paper and two-page policy brief on the growth of industrial dairy systems in India, China, and countries of Southeast Asia.
A photo of a field recently cleared of trees for soybean planting in Curuguaty, Paraguay (Photo by Wanqing Zhou, taken in fall 2014).
Representatives from Kuwait, Cameroon, Taiwan, China, and the U.S. after a successful workshop event leading up to the United Nations Climate Summit. Click here to learn more about the workshop (Photo by Caroline Wimberly, taken in September 2014).
Executive Director Mia MacDonald was quoted in Advisory Board member Anna Lappe’s article on Chatham House’s recent study on peoples’ understanding of climate change and food, particularly meat production. You can view the Civil Eats article here.Learn More
Brighter Green and the Global Forest Coalition, published a new report entitled, “Meat from a Landscape Under Threat: Testimonies of the Impacts of Unsustainable Livestock and Soybean Production in Paraguay”. You can access the report here.January 22, 2015
Brighter Green and Executive Director Mia MacDonald were featured in NYC City Council Representative Helen Rosenthal’s press release on the push for NYC to adopt the Meatless Monday campaign.January 22, 2015
Monday, February 16, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
CHEW: China’s Health, Environment and Welfare Research Group is pleased to announce Oxford’s first screening of a new documentary that examines the rapidly increasing consumption of animal-based foods in China, What’s For Dinner?
Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India
The conference runs from January 13-20, 2015 and takes place at Jawaharlal Nehru University. “What’s For Dinner?” will screen on January 16, 2015 at 10:00 AM.
For more information on the conference please click here.
For more information on Brighter Green’s work in India, please click hereJanuary 16, 2015
“Animal Agriculture & Future Climate Policy: Supply and Consumer Action”
Panelists will discuss how to equitably and sustainably address animal agriculture in the framework of current and future negotiations. They will elaborate key principles and examples and present new research on the potential for demand side actions, including the need for enhanced public awareness.December 10, 2014
The event will begin promptly at 6:30 PM at NYU’s Kimmel Center for University Life in Room 406. The Kimmel Center is located at 60 Washington Square South (between LaGuardia Pl and Thompson St).
After each film’s screening, the respective director will answer questions and discuss their experiences making their film. Jian Yi, Director of What’s For Dinner?, will be joining remotely from China on Skype. Marisa Miller Wolfson, Writer/Director/Editor of Vegucated will address the audience in person.November 20, 2014