Monthly Archives: October 2017

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Welcoming our new Patron, Zac Goldsmith MP

Welcoming our new Conservative Animal Welfare Foundation Patron, Zac Goldsmith, MP for Richmond Park & North Kingston Conservative Animal Welfare Foundation are pleased to announce and offer a very warm welcome to our new Patron, Zac Goldsmith MP Zac Goldsmith joins Sir Roger Gale MP, Lady Suzy Gale, Sir David Amess MP and Henry [...]

Conservative Animal Welfare Foundation welcomes Theresa Villiers MP Bill to ban live animal exports for slaughter

Live Animal Exports (Prohibition) 25 October 2017 Motion for leave to bring in a Bill (Standing Order No. 23) 1.00 pm Theresa Villiers (Chipping Barnet) (Con) I beg to move, That leave be given to bring in a Bill to prohibit the export of live farmed animals for slaughter or fattening; and for connected [...]

The Environment and Animal Welfare progress update by Zac Goldsmith MP

Zac Goldsmith MP writes in his most October update: "Since the election, and the appointment of Michael Gove as Environment Secretary, we have seen some real progress on environmental and animal welfare issues. Here is a very brief update: •We have had a commitment that CCTVs will be legally required in all slaughterhouses to [...]

Extinction and Livestock conference conclusion, October 2017

      Media release from the WWF and CIWF Extinction and Livestock Conference, London Current demand for meat is unsustainable and we must all eat less of it to safeguard the future of life on Earth, a landmark conference has heard. As the two-day Extinction & Livestock Conference drew to a close in [...]

Media Release : Conservative Animal Welfare Foundation congratulate the Government on UK Ivory Trade Ban

Conservative Animal Welfare Foundation congratulate the Government on this important step to protect the elephant population Conservative Animal Welfare Foundation has been calling for greater protection for elephants which are being decimated for the ivory trade. Conservative MPs, as well as the Chairmen of the Conservative Women's Organisation and Conservative Environment Network joined together [...]

Conservative MPs urge for a UK ivory ban letter to the Prime Minister, 20 Sept 2017

Conservative Animal Welfare Foundation letter to the Prime Minister urges for a ban on the UK ivory trade   Conservative Animal Welfare Foundation calls for greater protection for elephants which are being decimated for the ivory trade. Conservative MPs, as well as the Chairmen of the Conservative Women's Organisation and Conservative Environment Network join [...]

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