Friday, April 17, 2020
Inclusion

Vegan restaurant seeks transgender staff in Brasília

In order to mark National Transgender Day of Visibility (Jan 29), a vegan restaurant in Brasília, capital of Brazil, put up an advert for...
Vegan market

Brazilian food start-up expands vegan cheese market in the country

The Brazilian vegan foodtech scene keeps growing, as we have previously reported. One of the latest examples of growth is NoMoo, a vegan cheese...
Viral outbreak

Wildlife markets linked to new coronavirus outbreak

After deforestation, wildlife trafficking is a major cause of reduction in wildlife populations. Ironically, it can also lead to a reduction of human life...
Greens against fascism

Greens criticize presence of Brazilian minister in Berlin event

The German Green Party has publicly rebuked the invitation to Tereza Cristina, the Minister of Agriculture of the current extreme-right Brazilian government, to an...
Vegan mayo

Nutrition students create vegan coconut mayo

Students at Fatec's food technology school in Cariri, northeast of Brazil, have developed a coconut-based mayo as part of a research project. According to research...
Cruel trade

Public pet trading banned in Brasilia’s market area

The Brasília Court of Justice has banned sale of pets in streets and squares in the vicinity of Feira dos Importados, no Setor de...
Victory

Court bans animal tests by dental college

A court has ruled that the dental college at the State University of Maringá (UEM), Paraná State in the south of Brazil, can no...
Fire hell

Fire kills 60,000 hens in Brazil

Since 2008, ANDA has been producing professional, committed, free, courageous and independent journalism, totally free of charge and accessible to all. Our work has...
Violence

Skunk is rescued after vicious assault

A female skunk carrying her kits was viciously attacked by a man in Parque Halfeld in the city of Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais...
Rescued animals

Rescue pigs show how intelligent and affectionate they are

It is easier to understand the emotional bonds with pets because of their presence in the house as members of the families. But intelligence...
Ramba

Ramba, the elephant, dies

Ramba, the elephant who endured decades of abuse in circuses and zoos, has passed away peacefully in Santuário dos Elefantes, an elephant sanctuary in...
Wildlife

Scientists identify new Amazon monkey species

A new species of monkey dwelling in the Amazon forest has been confirmed. Called Plecturocebus parecis, it was first spotted more than a century...