Francis Vergunst and Patrick Birkl

Francis Vergunst and Patrick Birkl

Francis Vergunst is a postdoctoral researcher in developmental public health at University of Montreal. Patrick Birkl is a PhD student in animal behavior and welfare at University of Guelph.

An Open Letter to the WHO—Industrial Animal Farming Must End

An Open Letter to the WHO—Industrial Animal Farming Must End

“Unprecedented and rising levels of industrial animal farming are undermining the highest attainable standard of health that is WHO’s mandate” Every year more than 55 billion land animals are raised and killed for food around the world. Most are reared in industrial factory farms in circumstances that harm human

Francis Vergunst and Patrick Birkl
Francis Vergunst and Patrick Birkl
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