Spring 2019 Newsletter

NEW YEAR, NEW WORK, NEW PARTNERS . . . STRENGTHENING ALLIANCES FOR CHANGE Check out our spring newsletter, which gives an update on our China program, including a new video, news articles, education, and outreach. Read the newsletter… Read More

What’s for Dinner? included in Article on Environmental Films

One of our documentaries, What’s For Dinner? was included in an article in China Dialogue about environmental films called, “Environmental film in the Anthropocene” written by Charlotte Middlehurst.

New Animated Film: Piggy’s New Year’s Dream

It’s the Lunar New Year of the Pig and to draw attention to conditions for most of the world’s millions of pigs, we co-produced a new animated film.

Jian Yi Quoted in Guardian Article About Dairy Consumption in China

Jian Yi, our partner, filmmaker of What’s For Dinner? and Six Years On, and the founder of the Beijing-based Good Food Fund, was quoted in an article in The Guardian called, “Can the world quench China’s bottomless thirst for… Read More

Fast Food & Food Markets in Thailand and Hong Kong: A Photo Essay

While health conscious consumers are beginning to demand healthy, plant-based food around the globe, processed food and fast food establishments in Asia still serve an eager consumer base.

Joint Side Event at UNEA-4 in Nairobi, Kenya

The fourth session of the UN Environment Assembly (UNEA-4) is taking place from March 11-15, 2019 in Nairobi, Kenya.

Good Food Fund featured in China Dialogue article for year of pig

Jian Yi, our partner and founder of the Beijing-based Good Food Fund, was quoted in an article in China Dialogue called, “A less meaty Year of the Pig?” that featured GFF’s Chinese (lunar) new year plant-forward initiative.

2019 Food Forward Forum

Brighter Green is pleased to welcome our colleagues at the Good Food Fund (GFF) in Beijing who are organizing the first Food Forward Forum in the northeast during the first two weeks of February for the Chinese (or… Read More

Brighter Green Colleagues Quoted in HuffPost Article About Fast Food in China

Executive Director Mia MacDonald was quoted in an article in HuffPost, alongside our colleagues Judy Bankman and Cecilia Zhou, called, “How America’s Junk Food Problem Made Its Way To China.”

Mia MacDonald and Gene Baur Write Op-Ed on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal

Executive Director, Mia MacDonald, along with Gene Baur of Farm Sanctuary, have written a fourth op-ed together called “The Green New Deal could be our only hope: In praise of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s vision” in the Daily News.