CLIMATE CHANGE NEWS
Climate change is here. We can no longer ignore the rising temperatures, rising seas and extreme weather events.
Brazil’s right-wing President could find himself at the International Criminal Court after indigenous communities accuse him of crimes against humanity.
President Joe Biden has expressed intention to rejoin the Paris Agreement after Trump’s era of climate denialism saw the US leave.
The conservation NGO has noted industrial farming for profit as being a major cause of environmental destruction and climate change.
World leaders to meet at Climate Adaptation Summit to discuss how to deal with climate induced weather changes as youth activists demand change.
Most people are unaware of how their diet can influence the environmental. A Uswitch study says going vegan can slash climate emissions by almost 50%.
When profit, rather than the well-being of human and environmental life, determine the survival of the planet, it is a civil rights issue.
Biden is expected to issue an executive order to begin rejoining the 2015 climate pact, reversing a decision by climate-change skeptic Donald Trump.
The beef industry wants consumers to believe that their consumption of grass-fed beef is part of the fight against climate change. Don’t be duped.
Climate damage caused by organic meat production is just as high as that of conventionally farmed meat, according to research.
Celebrities, including Jane Goodall and Ricky Gervais, are urging everyone to consider going vegan in January an effort to curb the climate crisis and prevent the next global pandemic.
Teen activist Greta Thunberg criticises world leader for the approach to fighting climate catastrophe, saying: “We are still in a state of complete denial.”
Wildfires are fast becoming a common problem globally which could be a symptom of a dying biosphere due to land clearing and animal agriculture.
A United Nations report published last week shows a record rise in climate change inducing greenhouse gasses, setting us on a path towards destruction.
Thunberg continues the struggle for a better response to climate change saying that COVID-19 shows “It is possible to treat a crisis like a crisis.”
During the Climate Ambition Summit UN Secretary-General, António Guterres says that countries need to do more to reach climate goals.
The United Nations has compared the USA’s withdrawal from the Paris accord as “suicide”, stressing the importance for President-elect Joe Biden to rejoin.
Pork and dairy producers try to package biogas created from manure as sustainable energy, but activists are not having it.
Developing countries were promised $100bn in financial assistance from public and private sources to help them deal with the climate crisis.
Children have realised the importance of saving the planet for their future. However, they need everyone to come to the table to make a meaningful change.
Emily Kasriel interviews dairy farmers to get their take on how the industry will adapt to accommodate the rise of climate-friendly diets.
The Paris agreement which was drawn up five years ago cannot become a reality as long as world leaders fail to comply. So what now?
Brazil’s Pantanal wetlands, a world heritage site, have become the victim of largescale fires. Something must be done to protect them.
We gave coal the boot, it’s time we did the same to the livestock industry, which is overwhelmingly recognized as a leading cause of the climate crisis.
As wild salmon numbers begin to dwindle due to overfishing, inland factory-farmed salmon will replace it, but what does this mean for the planet?
Consumer food choices and habits can help to clean up the planet, decrease the impact of climate change and contribute to shrinking world hunger.
A newly published report is urging Welsh meat farmers to cut down on their climate emissions to help meet UK’s climate goals.
CEO Patrick O. Brown says the alternative meat company plans to replace all meat with plant-based options by the year 2035
Swiss food heavyweight Nestlé pledges €3 Billion to cut down on climate change inducing emissions but won’t ditch meat and dairy
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says that the “planet is broken” and urges immediate change to save it from climate catastrophe.
The world needs to lower its climate change inducing emissions. However, there are many challenges to achieving this. We have the breakdown.
Advertising that promotes animal agriculture such as meat and dairy are helping to drive an unsustainable industry that is poisoning the environment.
Animal Agriculture is responsible for more greenhouse gas emissions than fossil-fueled transport as well as being detrimental to human health.
Delegates who attended the Mock COP26 event, after the UN’s COP26 was cancelled this year, make strong demands to world leaders on climate change.
New Lancet report shows that rising temperatures and exposure to extreme heat is negatively impacting the health of vulnerable people.
Some global lawyers have come together to draft plans for the criminalisation of ‘ecocide’ to be potentially adopted by the international criminal court.
The Amazon rainforest is experiencing deforestation at an alarming rate due to animal agriculture and right-wing politics.
Investment initiative FAIRR estimates that a carbon tax on beef could cost 40 meat companies up to US$11.6 billion in profits by 2050.
America’s second-biggest private company, Cargill, is quickly making a name for itself as an example of industrial food’s destruction of the environment.
From Food Inc. to Our Planet, these ten documentaries and docuseries are both invigorating and informational on climate catastrophe.
Researchers find more people between the ages of 27 and 45 are afraid to have children due to the possibility of climate apocalypse.
The Climate Crisis is the most serious issue facing our planet today: the major cause, Animal Agriculture, is hardly covered in the media.
Global temperatures must be kept under 1.5/2C to prevent global warming from becoming a climate crisis that is beyond our control.
Conservative politician Rishi Sunak announced a plan that could see big companies in the UK held accountable for climate change contributions.
A new policy will move £1.6bn previously spent on land-owner subsidies towards the restoration of natural habitats and damaged soil.
By 2031 Zillennials will have the biggest share of buying power. How will their views on meat and the climate influence the economy?
Big-name supermarkets and food outlets have been found sourcing chickens from Brazillian farm responsible for the deforestation of 300 sq miles of land.
Interview with researcher Michael Clark from the Nuffield Department of Population Health at the University of Oxford on the study.
The International Finance Corporation and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development have pumped billions into meat and dairy.
Have you ever wondered what would become of food insecurity if the whole world experienced a food revolution and went vegan?
The giant billboards which read “one beef burger pollutes more than your car” is aimed at encouraging consumers to make sustainable food choices.
A report by the U.N. agency on biodiversity and ecosystem services claims intensive farming and deforestation are triggers for future pandemics.
A coalition of healthcare workers released a report calling for taxation on meat and dairy for its environmental and health impact.
The emergency of the COVID-19 pandemic is an indication that civilization has breached a major ‘tipping point’ resulting ecological emergencies.
As the fast-food enterprise introduces a vegan burger selection to its menu, the question remains; when will government’s catch up?
Not nearly enough progress is being made to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius. The key is the failure of the Animal Ag industry to curb emissions.
It may come as a surprise, but our food habits are responsible for fuelling global warming and slowing the process of curbing the effects of climate change.
Young environmentalists are staging a virtual meeting to replace the cancelled COP26 to focus on greater action on the climate crisis.
The introduction of the McPlant burger at McDonald’s is going to have a big impact on the planet as beef is one of the biggest emitters of greenhouse gases.
A new study claims that elite 1% demographic are responsible for half of all climate change inducing emissions caused through aviation.
Sir David Attenborough has been urged by youth climate activists to
keep a presence on social media following a tidal wave of interest in his documentary “A Life on our Planet”.
Shockingly, with the increase in the number of climate-related disasters, the reality of Climate Change is still being ignored by political and business leaders.
President-elect Joe Biden takes a strong stance on climate change, says he aims to out climate outlaws. Will he follow through?
The most promising way we will reach our climate goals is by shifting from animal agriculture to plant-based foods, says the University of Oxford.
After a destructive Trump presidency, Joe Biden is a breath of fresh air. Will the president-elect help the US reach its climate goals?
Indigenous leaders who have been fighting the destruction of the Amazon rainforest express their hopes for Joe Biden’s presidency.
Report by World Animal Protection (WAP) says intensive farming is engaging in “risky business” as animals begin to show signs of antibiotic resistance.
Is it possible that Joe Biden’s presidency could put the US back in the race to meet the Paris Agreement climate goals before its too late?
Speaking at a virtual eco-summit, Prince Charles stressed the importance of dealing with climate change in a decisive way following COVID-19 disaster.
Climate experts warn that we are running out of time to save the planet and ourselves from climate change destruction and ultimate extinction.
Check out our list of the twenty most invigorating and eye-opening documentaries on climate change that you should watch right away.
Humans are good at problem-solving. Coronavirus leads us to act with great speed. But when it comes to Climate Change, we dig in.
This is really very simple – a quick fix if you will. We just need more people who are willing to take that extra step and transition to a plant-based diet.
The US is responsible for 15% of all carbon emissions globally making it the second biggest contributor to climate change. Can Joe Biden turn this around?
The UK Health Alliance says that implementing a tax on unsustainable food products such as meat could help combat climate change.
Nature can’t cast a vote but is impacted by our political decisions. After an anti-green Trump era, will endangered species benefit from a Biden presidency?
One study fingers beef as the climate change culprit. Other meat and dairy products such as lamb, cheese and shellfish feature high up on the list.
Teen climate-activist Greta Thunberg calls world leaders out. Accusing them of “greenwash” due to inaction on urgent climate catastrophe.
Climate activist Greta Thunberg gets revenge on Donald Trump for saying she should work on her “anger management” in a hilarious tweet.
The United States has officially left the Paris agreement on climate change. The country produces the second-highest carbon emissions globally.
Food production alone generates up to one-third of all climate emissions globally, with the production of meat and dairy being the biggest contributors.
Climate change has a very real impact on social health. Prevention of more health crisis such as COVID-19 could be reliant on dealing with climate change.
According to a report if by 2030 10% of meat production is replaced by plant-based foods this could have a massive positive impact on the environment.
New research argues that the US and EU are responsible for most of the carbon emissions causing a global climate catastrophe.
Activists have called on global banks to stop financing activities that drive climate change including industrial farming, fishing, fossil fuels.
Foods such as meat and dairy products produce higher carbon emissions. Consumers should be encouraged through taxes to make sustainable food choices.
The climate crisis is tearing many US families apart. Younger generations are terrified by the impending Climate Crisis, older family members downplay it.
As temperatures rise due to climate change, animals raised for meat and dairy are beginning to feel the impact of the human-made catastrophe.
Newly published research suggests returning strategic farm areas back to nature as a solution for the environmental crisis we face.
PETA’s Jessica Bellamy says that we must embrace a decarbonised economy by going vegan if we wish to save the future of our planet.
New study finds that Americans often underestimate GHG emissions from their activities and are incapable of making trade-offs between different actions.
Sir David Attenborough’s latest Netflix documentary sends a strong yet comforting message about the role we play in saving the planet.
A report by environmental group, WWF, shows that diets rich in meat and dairy are contributing the most to climate catastrophe.
The activists want global banks to stop funding industries that are causing environmental destruction including the extinction of animal and plant species.
The planet’s living beings are in danger of climate extinction. 200 nations will meet in China next year to determine its fate.
Prince Charles will be opening the Festival of Climate Action which serves as a response to the postponement of UN Climate Change Conference COP26.
‘The Global Syndemic of Obesity, Undernutrition and Climate Change’ report makes a number of suggestions on how to ensure a healthy and sustainable society.
With recent calls to shift to more sustainable diets, the answers could be found locally.
Sir David Attenborough said the Covid-19 pandemic was a threat to the environment as politicians deal with the crisis instead of climate change.
The rising demand for animal products has resulted in a fast-growing animal agriculture industry which has left a severe impact on the environment.
Swedish activist, Greta Thunberg, criticising MP’s in the European Parliament for voting to continue funding unsustainable farming.
Prince William appeared on the Outrage + Optimism podcast to speak about his new climate-change award the £50m The Earthshot Prize.
Sir David Attenborough discusses how COVID-19 jeopardized climate action in conversation with teen activist Greta Thunberg
The pair talked about dangers to the climate action movement during a live-streamed discussion at the virtual wildlife film festival in Bristol.
Live music hasn’t entirely disappeared. For proof, look no further than Billie Eilish’s Where Do We Go? livestream event on Saturday, October 24.
Livestock are among the largest sources of methane, which can have 80 times the heat-trapping power of carbon dioxide, although it persists for less time.
The planet can only be saved from climate catastrophe if people realise their power as consumers and opt out of an unsustainable food system.
The documentary, entitled A Life on our Planet, explores how man-made climate catastrophe is impacting the planet and those who occupy it.
Hurricane season in the US is getting worse each year due to climate change. This can have a devastating impact on the lives of chickens raised for meat.
One of the biggest causes of air-pollution is animal agriculture causing roughly half of all US air pollution. So what can be done?
We are running out of time to stop the climate crisis. Society faces three options in addressing climate threats… one of them unacceptable: do nothing and suffer the consequences of that inaction.
New poll conducted by the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication finds Americans are more alarmed than ever about climate change.
The World Resources Institute has launched an innovative idea; labelling food so that consumers know which foods have a smaller climate footprint.
The Sunrise Movement, an American organization of young people, are calling for a youth-led climate justice campaign.
Pope Francis has spoken out on the need for action on climate change in his new TED talk. Previously, in 2015 his Encyclical Laudato Si focused on the need to address the problems of consumerism, irresponsible development, environmental degradation and the global climate crisis.
The documentary I am Greta has been 3 years in the making. It is the first movie that Nathan Grossman has made in which he documented Greta’s campaign.
Teenage activist and vegan Greta Thunberg and Sir David Attenborough are to discuss climate change at a virtual wildlife film festival.
Young Americans are terrified of climate-change and concerned with inaction from politicians, but they are far too often ignored by those in power.
People living in wealthier countries are able to ignore the impact climate change is having on the planet, but how long will this last?
For many years older high profile conservationists and high profile organizations like Sierra Club, the WWF and Greenpeace who were campaigning for wild animals and endangered species have not made the link that farmed animals have appalling lives.
Industrial farming relies on large-scale environmental exploitation, triggering climate change, and destroying natural habitats.
Founder of Indigenous-led nonprofit organisation Ceibo Alliance, Nemonte Nenquimo, writes powerful letter to world leaders.
A study conducted by the University of Oxford shows that climate catastrophe is being caused largely by the wealthy, while the poor suffer the consequences.
Fossil fuels might be the most widely discussed when it comes to climate change, however, animal agriculture is one of the biggest contributors.
The climate crisis is real and it is happening right now with unprecedented natural events happening all over the globe.
Our efforts to curb climate change are jeopardised due to the continuous growth of intensive animal agriculture globally.
Youth climate activist Greta Thunberg confronts the European Union over lack of action on climate emergency in this fiery article.
The creative Count Us In campaign has challenged 1bn people to make small, everyday changes that could help reduce climate change and save the planet.
New film, I Am Greta, which delves into the life of Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, will be released on the 16th of October.
Multiple studies have shown that plant-based diets are the most effective way to avoid climate catastrophe – Now its time we listened to them!
As people become aware of the impact of meat and dairy on their health and the planet more consumers are eating plant-based.
Oxford Food Researcher, Marco Springmann, says that government policies are the only real way to influence change in unsustainable eating habits.
Shakira, Sir David Attenborough, and Jack Ma amongst a number of celebrities who have joined the Earthshot Prize council.
Climate change is happening, but not fast enough for many people grasp it. Most don’t realise that floods, wild fires are evidence of Climate Change.
Prince William and Sir David Attenborough have joined forces to launch what they hope will become the “Nobel Prize for environmentalism”.
Sir David Attenborough says the excesses of western countries should “be curbed” to restore the natural world and we’ll all be happier for it.
The Sunrise Movement says it is essential that we secure leadership that will protect the environment and the climate. There is simply no more time.
Presidents and Congress do not want to have to be the ones to deal with problems of the magnitude of climate change.
I fear the new normal once we do get the coronavirus under control. We are unprepared for the climate crisis, which will be worse.
Leaders from 150 different countries came together this Wednesday at the UN Biodiversity Summit to discuss the deteriorating state of biodiversity.
Environmentalist, Sir David Attenborough, joins Instagram to promote climate-change activism and educate people on climate catastrophe.
Jonathan Safran-Foer, author of Eating Animals and We Are the Weather, speaks about his books, climate change and going vegetarian.
Ireland is experiencing a water crisis. Its natural water resources are drying up, and industrial animal farming is to blame.
The personal decision to eat meat and dairy is adding up to a global catastrophe and contributing to environmental destruction in more ways than we know.
Sir David Attenborough’s latest brilliant nature documentary shows his audience the horror of a world being destroyed by climate change.
Veganism is the ethical choice, it is also our best shot at saving the earth from climate catastrophe for future generations.
Renowned environmentalist Sir David Attenborough has warned world leaders that untreated climate change could see mass extinction occur.
A number of milk companies have added plant-based options to their range of products. A victory as dairy contributes significantly towards climate change.
Meat companies have begun adding plant-based options to their range, but does this change the fact that they are destroying the planet?
According to the environmental group, Greenpeace, animal agriculture in the EU is worse for the planet than cars and vans together.
“We will need four planets like earth to survive” if we do not heed the climate emergency Prince Charles has warned. If we just “take and take” it will become impossible for nature to sustain us.
Everyone can do something to stop the climate crisis. Eating a plant-based diet has been identified as one of the four most important actions we can take as individuals to tackle the climate emergency.
We will never know the answer for sure, but here is what we can learn from looking at the sales and consumer trends of Impossible Foods.
Contrary to popular belief, scientists and researchers are now saying that animal-agriculture is the biggest threat to the planet.
New research finds that between 1990 and 2015 more than 50% of all carbon emissions were caused by the world’s richest 1% of people.
As the impact of the climate crisis increases, Fridays for Future youth activists worldwide are aiming to resume their mass protests with the added precaution of not spreading the COVID virus.
The earth is rapidly heating and meat-eating is the cause. Animal agriculture is the biggest contributor to climate change.
Last fall nearly every Democratic presidential candidate pointed to links between food production and the climate crisis.
Greta Thunberg led the largest global climate strike in history a year ago when more than 4 million people across 161 different countries went on strike to demand climate action.
Prince Charles has warned that the climate crisis will “dwarf” the impact of COVID -19 and has called for ‘swift and immediate action’.
Meat and dairy farming is the biggest contributor to climate change. In order to save the planet, more people must go vegan.
Citizens all over the world are increasingly concerned about the impact of climate change according to a new global poll.
The research published in the journal of Environmental Science & Technology shows that sustainable, plant-based foods demand less space and fewer resources.
Young people are tired of world leaders dragging their feet to fight climate catastrophe. Now global activists have come together to host a mock COP26.
Animal agriculture’s contribution to the destruction of the earth is staggering. Going vegan is still the most effective way to fight the climate crisis.
If we consider the price that the planet pays for continued animal agriculture; meat and dairy are the most expensive products in the grocery store.
Brazil’s rainforests are under attack once more as soy farmers burn parts of the forest to make way for the crop. Nearly 80% of soybean is fed to livestock.
The “pushy vegan” stereotype is as old as veganism itself. Can we really categorise vegans that way when animal agriculture has proved itself destructive?
Wildfires, as a result of climate change, have swept through parts of the US, highlighting the dire consequences of resisting a change in food systems.
Friday For Future youth activists want to make a statement with their event targetting leaders who have dragged their feet at addressing climate change.
The group protested the Common Agriculture Policy that gives funding preference to big meat farms neglecting environmentally sustainable alternatives.
The animal rights organisation says young people are instrumental in curbing the impact of climate catastrophe and the destruction of the natural world.
We have no more time to twiddle our thumbs. The delay in tackling climate change means that the severe impacts we’re seeing now are no longer avoidable.
A star-studded lineup, including Jane Fonda, will read the climate activism audiobook, All We Can Save: Truth, Courage and Solutions for the Climate Crisis.
The one-hour long film entitled “Extinction: The Facts” aims to show the impact of human exploitation on the natural world.
Climate activists are becoming more and more invested in the idea of a green, sustainable future by means of remodelling our food systems.
Animal rights and climate justice group ‘Animal Rebellion’ have urged the UK government to “tell the truth” about animal agriculture and climate change.
The impact of the coronavirus pandemic has brought the world to a stop. Has it taken away from the momentum of climate emergency activism?
To protect the earth from further human encroachment and exploitation we must give back 50% of all land, says a study published in Science Advances.
Yale Program on Climate Change Communication and the Earth Day Network found that Americans are willing to ditch meat if they knew the cost to the planet.
A new study by Nature Sustainability argues that we should not only be eating less meat but more vegetables if we want to fight climate change.
Prince Charles has spoken out about the fact that many people still don’t understand that climate change is already impacting our daily lives.
The UN Environment Programme says that a reduction in food-related GHG emissions could be the answer to meeting climate goals.
A new study published by Tshowulane University and the University of Michigan shows the impact of meat and dairy consumption on the planet.
Researchers find that reducing meat and dairy consumption could dramatically reduce human impact on the environment and slow down climate change.
If Donald Trump is re-elected another four years might kill off any remaining hope to save the planet from climate destruction. It’s quite possible the world as we know it simply won’t survive another term.
11 000 scientists have a signed a letter which calls for a curb in meat and dairy consumption in order to fight climate change.
Choosing to cut meat and dairy from your diet can help to reduce harmful agricultural practices that are causing climate change.
The Campaign for the Protection of Rural Wales has called for a pause on the approval of new poultry farms opening to avert environmental catastrophe.
Director of the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy (IATP) explains how the meat and dairy industry is destroying the planet.
Axing meat and dairy from your diet could help you ease your anxieties about environmental collapse, and make real change.
A study by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences shows that what we choose to eat has big implications for our bodies and the planet.
AppHarvest has opened the world’s largest indoor farm in Kentucky, offering a sustainable option for the future of agriculture and creating jobs!
A proposed law might see companies having to account for any contribution to deforestation, in the hope of addressing climate-crisis.
We have the complete guide on how to become a more climate-change concerned and environmentally conscious consumer, that will help you reclaim your power.
Renowned natural historian, David Attenborough, says that the earth cannot support meat-eaters, we should eat plant-based instead.
Your food choices impact the environment and may even be contributing to climate catastrophe. How can we be more purposeful in our consumption?
Shefali Sharma, director of the IATP says that steering clear of meat and dairy makes us “active citizens”, instead of just consumers.
A year ago, teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg infamously took a gap year from school to protest political inaction on the climate crisis.
It is the responsibility of the media to represent the climate crisis accurately; an emergency that world leaders must act on immediately.
The meat industry is the biggest emitter of greenhouse gas emissions. Can we trust their promise to find sustainable solutions?
Democratic Vice-Presidential candidate, Senator Kamala Harris, says Americans need to be educated about the impact that meat production has on the planet.
Our struggle against COVID-19 demonstrates our ability to fight climate change, so why are our leaders reluctant to do so?
Six key points from an article wherein the tech personality and philanthropist said climate-change should be treated with the same urgency as COVID-19.
It isn’t uncommon for climate deniers to paint scientists as “alarmist” or “hysterical”. Could this be shaping their view on climate change?
For two years Greta Thunberg has captured the world’s attention with her climate action sparking international calls for action. Yet, little has changed.
Greta Thunberg looks back on two years since starting her school strike for climate-crisis, criticises time lost to “ignorance”.
Growing climate action is the result of people waking up to the reality of a climate catastrophe. Change can happen only if we care about the future.
Facebook tells Democrat senators that deliberate fake news about climate change is considered opinion and is therefore exempt from fact-checking.
A report by the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy shows that meat and dairy companies are polluting more than major oil companies.
Eating to save the planet will mean eating less, or no meat and dairy. Animal agriculture is the biggest contributor to climate change.
Fast-food is cheap, accessible and internationally loved. When the fast-food industry quits meat and dairy, the world will too.
The last 6 years have been the hottest years recorded in history, making climate-change denialism from world leaders all the more damning.
A national dietary meal-plan that addresses the impact of animal agriculture on climate change could help countries reach their climate goals, says UN.
The Bond star will be co-producing a short film for Extinction Rebellion entitled ‘Extinction Emergency, Why We Must Act Now’
Bill Gates has warned that by 2060, climate change could be just as deadly as the coronavirus pandemic. By 2100, it could be five times as deadly.
Restaurant chain Just Salad becomes first US food company to pledge to label each product with its carbon impact to promote sustainable consumption.
Animal agriculture, including the meat and dairy industries, are the biggest threat to sustainability and the biggest climate change hurdle to overcome.
The decline in meat consumption could mean many things for the planet, global markets, and ultimately for the future of the meat industry.
As the climate crisis worsens, President Trump could not have chosen a worse time for the US to abandon its commitment to fighting climate change.
Enhancing sustainability, better land management, and educating people on the origin of zoonotic diseases are all ways to prevent the next pandemic.
Amazonian indigenous farmers have been losing their land to illegal land invasions and raids in the Amazon by animal farmers producing meat.
New documentary reveals the secrets of Brazil’s meat industry; corrupt politics, dirty meat-money and a regime destroying the plant.
We can avoid a doomed fate by being more conscious about our eating habits, avoiding meat and dairy and caring for the natural environment.
Labelling food items with the carbon impact of its production will help create consciousness about how our food contributes to climate change.
Greening the economy creates jobs and ensures a more equal distribution of wealth. This could benefit countries whose economies are reliant on meat.
Vegan dairy company Perfect Day is leading the way in lab-grown dairy products that are healthier and better for the planet.
Youth activists opposing environmental destruction have often been ignored. Would we be experiencing the COVID-19 pandemic had we listened?
WWF shows that near three billion animals have been affected. Scientists say urgent change needs to be made to prevent future events.
An employee of meat giant JBS leaks photographs showing that the company is knowingly supporting deforestation of the Amazon.
Activists are accusing EU leaders of not treating climate change as a crisis, saying that COVID-19 shows leaders are capable of acting if they want to.
Scientist and TV personality Bill Nye the Science Guy expresses concern over anti-science attitudes but shows optimism for the future.
Greta Thunberg is best known for her climate crisis campaigning, however, the inspirational teenager has a long history of social and environmental activism.
The climate activist says she is concerned EU leaders are not treating the climate crisis with the seriousness required to tackle it.
Teen activist donates Gulbenkian Prize For Humanity prize money of $1,1 million to organisations fighting climate change.
From the impact on human health to environmental unsustainability and animal cruelty; here are some reasons why we should do away with industrial farms.
Worrying statistics on climate change, health and sustainability show a need for change in country’s ranked among the world’s most destructive eaters.
The plan which has been designed by scientists at the EAT-Lancet Commission says that meat should be reduced and that subsidies to meat and dairy cut.
The actor, musician and comedian; Hugh Laurie, says that we should judge the present as harshly as the past regarding climate change and animal rights.
Is the latest Burger King burger a revolutionary move towards a more sustainable fast-food industry or simply corporate green-washing?
Despite growing sensitivity towards animal cruelty in our time, will we be judged by future generations for our treatment of animals bred for consumption?
Government dietary guidelines focus on financial gain over health and sustainability, say scientists
The meat/dairy intake recommended by government dietary guidelines are higher than those recommended by the WHO and other health & environmental experts.
The world’s wealthier nations are more likely to fail at their climate targets, and it’s all because of diets that are reliant on meat and dairy.
Research from the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication finds most American’s are not connecting their diets to the climate crisis.
Many fast food places are taking small steps towards being “greener”, but with menus loaded with meat and dairy, are they doing enough?
The growing demand for meat and dairy products is impacting the environment and contributing to the climate crisis, but what is the science behind this?
Researchers Robert Goodland and Jeff Anhang find that animal agriculture contributes more to climate change than any other factor.
The fashion industry is one of the most unsustainable, but how exactly does animal agriculture factor into its contribution to climate change?
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought some severe blows to the agriculture industry and may be the beginning of a more sustainable future.
Banks and investment firms urged by climate activists to stop funding the meat and dairy industry to halt unsustainable agricultural practices.
Journalist Fiona Harvey shares her experience of the changing face of climate denialism and the emerging, impassable wall of truth.
The state’s streams are drying up, and animal agriculture is a major culprit. Lowering the demand for meat and dairy could save essential water sources.
In the past ten years alone, two major development banks have pumped a massive $2.6bn into meat and dairy despite the harm this has on the environment.
Governments are beginning to look critically at the meat industry who are responsible for the bulk of climate-change, causing carbon emissions.
The meat and dairy industry is the most significant contributor to greenhouse gas emissions and is a major cause of deforestation and water wastage.
The major tech company is taking a pledge to become more environmentally conscious and to fund a way forward for sustainable food.
A study conducted at George Mason University shows that communities of colour, who are the most impacted by climate change, also care the most.
The Amazon rainforest has been at war for years with the industrial meat industry, which has been destroying the forest to make way for meat farms.
Teenage climate-activist, Greta Thunberg, says that the climate crisis must be dealt with the same urgency lent to the coronavirus pandemic.
Interview with James Lomax, a programme manager with the UN Environment Programme on the growing demand for food and our failing food systems.
In an interview with the Guardian, the renowned environmentalist blamed human interference in nature as the cause for COVID-19 and praised youth activism.
The pandemic that is a result of environmental abuse should be seen as a cause for introspection and positive steps towards rectifying our mistakes.
Coronavirus might be the first in a string of pandemics that could wipe out the entire human population – that is if we continue to plunder the earth.
The Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy’s study looked at the carbon emissions of the world’s biggest dairy-firms; the results are worrying.
The United Nations’ Sustainable Business chief, Lise Kingo, says that the crisis should motivate us to create a world that is equitable and sustainable.
The European Consumer Organisation, BEUC, conducted a survey to understand better the eating habits of people from several European countries.
A food revolution is happening right before our eyes as the meat industry takes massive hit amid pandemic, and plant-based meat sales soar.
As consumers become aware of the massive impact of animal agriculture on Climate Change and the environment, they are looking to plant-based diets to reduce their carbon footprint.
On May 11, social media lit up following a tweet posted by veteran Canadian rocker Bryan Adams. “Tonight was supposed to be the beginning of a tenancy of gigs at the @royalalbert,” he wrote, “but thanks to some f---ing bat-eating, wet market animal selling, virus...
Cutting meat, dairy, fish, and other animal product consumption in half could result in a significant drop in greenhouse gas emissions, says a new study.
In all probability, the COVID-19 pandemic probably began with a single transmission of the virus from an animal to a human with tragic consequences.
Efforts to preserve the current system means preserving a climate-destroying supply chain built around industrial meat production.
Primal tropical rainforests are being lost worldwide at an increased rate – similar in size to a football pitch – to a rate of every six seconds.
An online meat calculator called Omni Calculator measures an individual’s meat intake and how much their food choices contribute to the climate crisis.
With a pandemic on the rampage and the looming threat of climate catastrophe leading to human extinction; we should all be rethinking what we eat.
Meat alternative brands such as Impossible Burger and Beyond Meat are becoming more popular, but are they succeeding in their goal to halt climate change?
Sir David Attenborough has warned that climate change has been “swept off the front pages” by the coronavirus pandemic.
Youth activists involved in Greta Thunberg’s Fridays For Future are demanding that the EU make policy changes to ensure they meet their climate goals.
Patrick Brown says that to save the planet we must engineer sustainable food for meat eaters, not vegans and vegetarians.
A report lists changes you can make to your lifestyle in order to shrink your carbon footprint; among these are going car-free and taking up a vegan diet.
High profile actors, activists and filmmakers have spoken out by urging people to reconsider their old lifestyle after lockdown in life after COVID-19.
Ever wonder how much a switch from beef to plant-based meat alternatives, such as Beyond Meat, could impact climate change?
Pearl Jam envisions a future with environmental disasters in latest Gigaton visual and have got together with Vegan Climate Change activist Greta Thunberg to focus on the dire times ahead for the planet and all who live on it.
Brazil’s far-right government has been criticised in the past for its policies which make the Amazon rainforest vulnerable to destruction.
U.S. farms cost the economy more in health and environmental damage than they contribute to the economy, according to a recent study
A research study conducted at the University of Sydney has revealed that cows communicate with each other similarly to humans.
The time couldn’t be more opportune for us to reevaluate our relationship with our planet and the billions of factory-farmed animals who inhabit it against the laws of nature
We are running out of time to save what’s left of the Brazilian Amazon. Policies by Jair Bolsonaro, Present of Brazil are making it worse by the day to save the unique biome
Brazil looks to military to intervene in deforestation of the Amazon, but environmentalists worry this isn’t a long-term solution.
Research showing the dramatic importance of reducing meat consumption to address climate change signals that the solution really is a vegan one.
Both of these are harmful, dangerous and have the potential to wipe out our whole species; so why do we treat the climate crisis with less urgency?
Emily Atkin believes that surviving the COVID-19 pandemic should teach us a thing or two about how to deal with a crisis – the climate crisis that is.
As the coronavirus crisis rages on, there’s another threat facing humanity: climate change. How do we do our part to save the planet? What can be done to help the environment?
Fridays For Future, the international youth movement founded by Greta Thunberg, has released a new climate crisis-focused ad.
COVID-19 won’t be the last pandemic, but Is it possible that we can prevent the next one by simply changing the way that we eat?
A report by Trinity College in Dublin wants to see Irish consumers eat better for the planet by suggesting alternatives to traditional meals.
Switching from meat production to growing crops for vegan foods can be good for farmers and the environment.
The Youth Climate Save Movement is focusing its attention on the damage that animal agriculture is doing to the planet.
Montana’s youth suing the state over fossil fuels should also look to the Animal Agriculture Industry which is a huge driver of Climate Change.
The study conducted by the University of Oxford shows that agriculture would be reduced by 75% if people were to go vegan globally.
A survey conducted by Impossible Foods shows that if Americans ate 50% less meat 72,000 square miles of land could be saved per year.
The impact of deforestation has often seemed distant enough to ignore, but the COVID-19 outbreak is a warning of whats to come if we don’t save the forests.