Reflecting Nestle's ongoing commitment to ensure decent farm animal welfare standards, the company has also just signed a global collaboration agreement with CIWF
. This is expected to help define priorities to improve farm animal welfare further in the Nestle supply chain, including sharing best practices and offering training for Nestle staff.
has been campaigning for the closure of the Karantina slaughterhouse for over a year now.
went undercover in Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Ireland, Italy, Poland and Spain over six months to expose the reality of life for pigs farmed in Europe, a spokeswoman for the charity said.
Speaking on Tuesday before the cows had been withdrawn from auction, Peter Stevenson, chief policy adviser for CIWF
, said: "The sale of the offspring of a cloned cow will bring cloning out of the laboratory and on to the farm.
As a joint global campaign was launched to end the trade, undercover film footage of cruel and unnecessary journeys was released by the RSPCA, the World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA), Compassion in World Farming (CIWF
) and International League for the Protection of Horses.
We can also help organisations like Compassion In World Farming (CIWF
) lobby politicians to ensure they keep their promise in 2012.
COMPASSION In World Farming (CIWF
) has just made public the overall results of its exhaustive two-yearly survey to monitor how well animals are reared, transported and slaughtered for the UK's leading supermarkets.
The investigator, from Compassion in World Farming (CIWF
), said: "We saw families with kids of all ages unloading sheep from a van or car before handing them to slaughtermen.
Animal welfare lobbyists, Compassion in World Farming (CIWF
) and Eurogroup for Animal Welfare, have been calling for a Directive for some time - indeed some expected the Commission to publish its proposal this Summer.
Because of action taken by CIWF
, it became illegal last year to keep sows in stalls and tethers in the UK.
The Complete Index to World Film Since 1895 (CIWF
) and Film Index International (FII) are certainly the two most authoritative film references available on CD-ROM.
believes that the production of genetically engineered farm animals has unacceptable implications for farm animal welfare.