Oakland schools partnered with the environmental group Friends of the Earth (FOE) to fight global warming by making student lunches climate-friendly.
“While our study focused on school food, it’s clear that meat and cheese reduction is a powerful climate mitigation strategy for all restaurants and institutions that want to reduce their environmental impact,” Kari Hamerschlag, FOE’s deputy director of food and technology, said in a press statement. “We hope this report inspires more public institutions to serve less and better meat and more plant-based foods as a cost effective way to achieve both environmental and public health goals.”
After an overwhelming response to the Vegan Awards 2016 which received over 50,000 unique votes, we asked our followers to nominate their favorite vegan product or service for 2017. We have now short listed the finalists for Vegan Awards 2017 and the voting is not open to the public. To help your promote your vegan product please share the voting page on social media. This is the list of winners for last years event ( Vegan Awards 2016). Here are the finalist for ( Vegan Awards 2017 ).
We are excited to say we are back in the Steel City this September 10th. Last summer Sheffield was host to its first vegan festival and it did not disappoint, a overwhelming turnout alongside amazing stall, fascinating speakers made this a day to remember for many. 2017 we will be back bigger and better, take a look at our videos and pic from 2016’s Sheffield Vegan Festival. If you are interested in a stall please complete the appropriate form (Vegan Festival UK Applications), if you would like to speak at the festival please email Louise at Email : enquiries@VeganFestival.co.uk or if your interested in tickets ( Sheffield Vegan Festival Tickets ).