Monday, December 16, 2019
Oil spill

Petition to Brazil’s Minister of Environment

In reaction to the inertia and lack of transparency on the part of Brazil's federal government, ANDA has launched a petition urging the government...
Vegetarian Brazil

30 million Brazilians are now vegetarian

The Brazilian vegetarian society (SVB) estimates that 30 million people in Brazil have adopted a vegetarian diet, or 14% of the overall population of...
Livestock and deforestation

Beef is destroying the Amazon

It is not exactly a novelty but it's essential to remind people that the main driver of deforestation in the Amazon is livestock. This study...
Fireworks hell

Brazilian state passes new law limiting fireworks

All over the world, an increasing number of people are posting shocking videos and photos of pets who are terrified of fireworks, pets who...
Drones

In the south of Brazil, police uses drones to record animal abuse

Police in the state of Santa Catarina, in the south of Brazil, are using drones to help them produce court evidence against animal abusers,...
World Vegan Day

World Vegan Day 2019

November 01st is World Vegan Day. This is the day when we encourage non-vegans to transition to a vegan lifestyle and to celebrate vegans...
Environment

Livestock, Brazil’s big environmental problem

In 2006, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) released an extensive report, Livestock's Long Shadow, which addressed holistically and thoroughly the various stages of different production processes of the sector. The report brought to light alarming data showing that the production of m
Cinema for good

Film about homeless people and their animal friends seeks funding

With the economic crisis, the street-dwelling population of Brazil has exploded in recent years. According to 2015 data collected by the Institute of Applied...
Amazing wildlife

Giant anaconda spotted in the Amazon

A video of a giant anaconda, known as sucuri in Portuguese, was posted on social networks by a man who lives in Apuí, in...