Vegan Children Have Better Cardiometabolic Health

Vegan Children Have Better Cardiometabolic Health

10th June 2021 Vegan Children Have Better Cardiometabolic Health A recent study looking at a small sample of children came out with findings that the media interpreted as “The Dangers of a Vegan Diet for Kids”, yet this sensationalised headline could not be further...
Why does meat still maketh the man?

Why does meat still maketh the man?

WHY DOES MEAT STILL MAKETH THE MAN? More than half of New Zealanders still associate eating meat with ‘manliness’ 69% of New Zealand men surveyed would rather die younger than give up meat Meat-eating and masculinity remain inextricably linked in the New Zealanders...
Why do we need to export dairy?

Why do we need to export dairy?

Why do we need to export dairy? 6th April 2021 It is well documented that the bulk of our emissions come from the agricultural sector, with our ruminant herds making up the majority of the methane. With Fonterra producing a whopping 20% of the total climate emissions,...
It’s Official – We Have Too Many Cows

It’s Official – We Have Too Many Cows

Date: 03 February 2021 Author: The Vegan Society Aotearoa The draft report from the Climate Change Commission states that we are not on target to meeting our global agreements for reducing our greenhouse gas emissions. It suggests actions that need to take place to...
Plant Based Predictions for 2021

Plant Based Predictions for 2021

Date: 07 Jan 2021Author: The Vegan Society Aotearoa Media Release from The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand With over 440,000 people worldwide signing up to Veganuary, it’s clear that the plant-based movement is continuing to skyrocket. Kiwis are as keen as...
We Need Climate Action

We Need Climate Action

Date: 02 Dec 2020Author: The Vegan Society Aotearoa The world is rapidly running out of time to act on climate change and yet still our leaders dally. New Zealand is failing to meet it’s Paris Agreement and rapidly falling off the list of countries taking...