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First Annual Conference on Animal Welfare in mainland China & Taiwan Join us for the First Annual Conference to hear leading animal advocates provide updates on the good news of what's changing as well as what help is still needed to support animals in mainland China and Taiwan. Speakers are from around the world--including:

-- Dr. Peter Li, China Policy Consultant of Humane Society International (HSI) will address current animal welfare concerns and challenges in China -- Xie Zheng, Founder of Don't Eat Friends will speak about the growing vegan movement as well as future challenges in China.

-- Tseng Hong Chu of the Environment and Animal Society of Taiwan (EAST) on what needs to be done to address the growing factory farming industry in Taiwan

-- Ray Zhu, US Outreach Manager of Animals Asia Foundation, will focus on their efforts to end bear bile farming and make zoos and safari parks more humane, in addition to humane animal welfare education in mainland China.

--Hailey Chang of PETA Asia will update on their efforts to stop fur farming which is 1/2 of all fur imported to the US

-- Andrea Gung, Exec. Dir. of Duo Duo Animal Welfare Project, will update on the efforts of the "Stop the Yulin Dog Meat Festival" and efforts by local groups and international organizations to end the dog and cat meat trade in China, as well as the organization’s work in Taiwan

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  • A former member
    A former member

    The speakers were great, it was a wonderful chance to hear from amazing people doing incredible work for animals suffering in china and Taiwan.

    1 · April 28, 2014

  • Jenny

    This sounds great, however, 9am on a Saturday morning is difficult :o( I also hear its going to rain heavy that day.

    April 24, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Would love to attend, and appreciate getting these notices. Unfortunately, will be out of the country.

    April 2, 2014

    • Andrea G.

      Hi Sheri: Have a great trip. Please tell your animal loving friends about our events if you can. Thank you and hope to see you around later. Andrea

      April 3, 2014

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