Wallonia adopts an ambitious Animal Welfare Code

GAIA welcomes several major advances for animal welfare in Wallonia, including a ban on battery caged hens – a first in Belgium!

Thursday, April 26, 2018

GAIA’s undercover investigation reveals the living hell of broiler chickens in Belgium

"Supermarkets can stop this intolerable suffering"

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Pamela Anderson writes a letter to Flemish Minister for Animal Welfare, Ben Weyts

“Keep your promise to ban fur farming in Flanders"

Saturday, December 16, 2017

A first in Belgium: GAIA organises the first, official, animal-friendly low noise fireworks display

“A significant and undeniable advance in animal welfare, without neglecting the festive spirit”

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Brussels-Capital Region sets specific target to reduce animal testing

GAIA: ‘A first in Belgium, which brings hope for the tens of thousands of animals suffering in the laboratories of the Brussels region’

Friday, October 20, 2017

Neutering and spaying of pet cats is now mandatory in the Brussels-Capital Region

GAIA presents Bianca Debaets with a chocolate cat in celebration of the new law

Friday, July 14, 2017

An historic milestone: Flemish Parliament votes on the ban of ritual slaughter without stunning

GAIA offers chocolate sheep: “The fruits of 22 years of campaigning”

Friday, June 30, 2017

Over a million signatures against the long-distance transport of live animals

“European Commission: act now to end the ordeal of millions of animals”

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Historic vote in Walloon Parliament

Michel Vandenbosch, President of GAIA: “This is a major day for animal welfare and for GAIA”

Wednesday, May 17, 2017