This International Women's Day, Rouguiatou Ka, Advocacy Officer, Brooke West Africa, explores the impact of working animals on women's empowerment in Burkina Faso.
Equestrian YouTube star This Esme, author Hannah Russell and Capital FM DJ Aimee Vivian are urging Instagram users to join Brooke’s influencer army of #BrookeChampions to raise vital awareness of working horses, donkeys and mules.
Covid-19 has forced many of us to pause and evaluate the way we live our lives. Could we be on our way to a kinder, more moral, more compassionate world? Kate Fletcher, Senior Manager of Global Animal Welfare discusses.
Brooke has launched a new petition calling upon the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), a trade bloc across East Africa, to ban the trade of donkey skins across the entire region.
On Wednesday 10 February, Brooke and the African Union Intra-Bureau for Animal Resources (AUI-BAR) held the event ‘SDG 2 and “Building Back Better” - Contributions of Working Livestock’ as part of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS 47). It highlighted the important contributions of working livestock to food security and discussed the role of women.
Global External Affairs Officer Harry Bignell discusses the crucial contribution of working animals to global food chains.
Covid-19 is putting untold pressure on working horses, donkeys and mules, and the communities that depend on them. We’ve achieved so much together already, but the lives of working animals are still at risk.
For the first time, Brooke has compiled many of its animal welfare indicators into a freely-accessible online repository that can be used by professionals worldwide to assess and improve animal welfare in their work.
Key stakeholders attended a workshop in Ethiopia on Tuesday January 26 to discuss the urgent need for better access to essential veterinary medicines in the country.
Three-year-old Eden Lagden-Melbourne from Sandown, Isle of Wight has taken on a challenge to ride 100 miles, in 100 days, already raising over £650 for Brooke.