Brighter Green Participates in UNFCCC Meeting

Brighter Green has been working with some of our colleagues to put together submissions for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). We attended the Bonn Climate Change Conference from April 30th-May 10th. You can learn… Read More

Brighter Green’s Work in China Featured in GFC’s Magazine

The Global Forest Coalition (GFC) released the latest edition of their magazine, Forest Cover 55. This issue looks at the effects of global trade in just four key commodities—beef, soy, wood, and palm oil—which, together, are the main… Read More

Green Dining Tour in China Covered by China Dialogue

During the Green Dining Tour, Rafi Taherian was interviewed by Charlotte Middlehurst, Deputy Editor of China Dialogue, for the article, “The Food Revolution will start on campus.”

China Speaking Tour on Yale’s Green Dining Policy

Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut, has demonstrated leadership in “greening” its dining halls. Through a series of progressive dining policies that include significantly increasing the amount of plant-protein served, applying ethical criteria to purchases, and reducing use of… Read More

Blog by Brighter Green Colleague on Food Climate Research Network

Former Brighter Green intern and public health professional Judy Bankman has written a blog on the Food Climate Research Network site.

Brighter Green’s Good Food Academy Written About in China Dialogue

Brighter Green’s Good Food Academy, a Chinese language online education and policy-focused portal on food systems and factory farming, was cited, and What’s For Dinner? director Jian Yi, was quoted in a recent China Dialogue article, “China’s middle class… Read More

Mia MacDonald Speaks at Minding Animals Conference in Mexico

The fourth Minding Animals Conference happened this January in Ciudad de México from the 17th-24th.

End of Year Newsletter

To hear about the latest news from Brighter Green including, the various conferences we attended, including COP23, our vast work in China, our newest research and writings, and updates from the Young Women’s Leadership Initiative, we invite you… Read More

Caroline Wimberly Writes about COP23 for World Animal Net

This year’s Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP23 for short) took place on November 6-17 in Bonn, Germany (the COP was formally hosted by the government of Fiji). Brighter Green was… Read More

Brighter Green at the Asia for Animals Conference

Our colleague Miao Jie from our China network is attending the Asia for Animals Conference from December 2-5.