For the first time, the contributions of working livestock including horses, donkeys and mules to food security and nutrition, has been officially recognised by the UN in livestock recommendations formally endorsed by the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) on Monday 17 October 2016 in Rome.
Brooke and Compassion in World Farming will attend a United Nations side event discussing how livestock can best support food security and nutrition.
Brooke has recruited five new trustees including three from countries it operates in. The trustees, from India, Senegal, Kenya and the UK attended their first board meeting on Wednesday 12 October 2016.
Ugne Bubnaityte, star of the Great British Bake-Off 2015, awarded the prize for best cake at the Brooke Burghley bake off, which took place at Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials on 3 September 2016.
Chantelle Brandwood, took on ‘The Wall’ running race for Brooke, following Hadrian’s wall across the country, covering an outstanding 69 miles.
Triple Olympic gold medallist and Brooke global ambassador Charlotte Dujardin's photo diary of her October 2015 trip to India.
Brooke has teamed up with Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials in 2016 to launch the Brooke Burghley Bake Off – a baking contest challenging people to come up with their best carrot cake recipe.
Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall has today officially extended her Presidency for Brooke.
Petra Ingram, Chief Executive of Brooke, has been inaugurated as Patron of The Haflinger Society of Great Britain.