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Various news from Canada and across the world relevant to vegans in Canada. Read On

December 2018

Charges laid against corporations in animal cruelty case
Vegan Society of Canada News, December 31st 2018

As a Canadian rarity, charges were laid against two corporations under the federal Health of Animals Regulation. Usually individuals are charged and corporations themselves escape any consequences claiming that all of these incidents are isolated...

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We must not become complacent about climate change
Vegan Society of Canada News, December 28th 2018

Are we starting to forget about climate change? Perhaps we think that our representative at the climate change conference COP24 would sort it all out? Unfortunately we would be severely mistaken...

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Thank you: An overview of our work in 2018 and a look at 2019
Vegan Society of Canada News, December 21st 2018

As the year end is approaching we thought it was a good time to thank all our donors and volunteers for their continued support and provide an update of our activities in 2018 and a forecast for 2019...

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Just the facts: Corporate sponsorship
Vegan Society of Canada News, December 7th 2018

Any business that is based in Canada and wants to partners with us must be certified vegan by us. After that, for qualifying businesses we have various sponsorship level and benefits...

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Just the facts: Corporate Ambassador
Vegan Society of Canada News, December 7th 2018

Any business that is based in Canada and wants to partners with us must be certified vegan by us. After that for qualifying sponsors we have the Corporate Ambassador program...

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Just the facts: Advertising with us
Vegan Society of Canada News, December 7th 2018

The short answer is that this is not possible, the long answer is maybe...

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An update on our work with Nestle
Vegan Society of Canada News, December 3rd 2018

We wanted to give you an update on our work with Nestle. There seem to have been some miscommunication and little progress has been made since we originally contacted. Nevertheless, we found out that non-dairy Häagen-Dazs® is unsuitable for a vegan diet because of the sugar it contains...

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Deciphering labels: We eat meat without knowing
Vegan Society of Canada News, December 3rd 2018

In the context of our recent update on Nestle, we wanted to discuss more broadly the difficulty we face in deciphering products on a daily basis...

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