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Our Food System
If Changed, 
Can Save Our Planet

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Food Affects All

Our health is at stake

"Unhealthy diets now pose a greater risk to human health than unsafe sex, alcohol, drugs and tobacco use combined"

- Lancet EAT Commission

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For our best  survival we need 50% land under forests. But we have only 30%.

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Of total water on earth, only 1% is accessible. Of that 70% is used in agriculture. Water efficiency of food is a serious concern.

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Food sector is responsible for 25% of GHGs emissions, of which 75% is contributed by animal based foods

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Deforestation for grazing livestock is destroying our wildlife 

Australia is top 4th worst country for species extinction

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Food System is

Animal Abusive

More than 80 billion land animals and trillions of sea animals are killed each year for food. 

Food System 

must change

"Our planet is sick, but we know how to nurse it back to health. The first system that we need to transform is FOOD. The other two are energy and waste systems"

- United Nations Environment Program (UNEP)

Food Blogger
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Change Begins With Education

We Educate and Empower People 

School Outreach Program

Developed for young children as a part of our larger effort to promote humane education. Our presentations are meticulously crafted to foster empathy, ethical decision making and compassion for all species and the common environment.

Latest Blogs

Events

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Gender

Equality

8 December, 2021, 7 - 9 pm AEDT

Eltham Community and Reception Center

Social construct that a woman should look beautiful damages women on various levels and has far-reaching consequences on gender equality. 

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Doctors for Nutrition Plant-Powered Larapinta Adventure

10 Jun  – 14 Jun 2022,

Trekking in Red Centre

Take on an outback walking challenge and fundraise for our charity. Larapinta Trail highlights including Inarlanga Pass, Simpsons Gap, the Ochre Pits and much more

Plant-Based Nutrition Webinar Series

 9 Jan to 25 Jan, 2022 - 7:30 - 9:00 pm AEDT

Online

What whole food plant-based nutrition entails, how it works and how to put it into practice. It gives a good overview for those new to a plant-based diet or to those already plant-based seeking to make further adjustments for health. 

 

Education  and outreach to share information on food issues

If you believe in social and environmental justice

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How food can heal you and the planet together