Resources

Electronic versions of ACTAsia’s published resources are listed here. Resources include academic research reports, guidance manuals for education programmes and workshops, programme evaluation, reviews and corporate information.

Press release: Global experts call on Chinese Government to revise law to reduce pandemic risk

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128 experts in public health, wildlife conservatino and other One Health professions write to China’s top law-making body, calling for urgent changes to reduce the risk of another pandemic.

ACTAsia annual report 2019

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An overview of our achievements in 2019 across all of our programmes

Programme for 2020 Compassion in Fashion Forum: Sustainability begins with Fur Free

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The line-up of speakers and our partners for ACTAsia’s 6th International Sustainable Fur Free Fashion Festival, and background on the motivation behind the event.

Agenda for 6th International Sustainable fur Free Fashion Festival

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The agenda for our 2020 Compassion in Fashion Forum: Sustainability begins with Fur Free, held on 3 and 5 September 2020

Humane education can improve environmental behaviours

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The effect of humane education on self-reported behaviours addressing environmental issues in China, by William Ellery Samuels, Ph.D. This scientific report demonstrates dramatic improvements to children’s behaviour after a course in Caring for Life Education.

Q&A: coronavirus, China’s wildlife trade and wet-markets

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On 24 February 2020, the Standing Committee of the People’s Congress in China passed a decision to ban the consumption of wildlife as food, and the illegal wildlife trade. We bring you some simple Q&A to help separate fact from fiction.

ACTAsia general leaflet

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A first introduction to ACTAsia’s mission, goals and ethos.

Caring for Life Education Curriculum Framework and Guidelines

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Caring for Life Education (CFL) teaches children in primary education to treat people, animals and the environment with respect and compassion. It is based on the United Nation’s (UNESCO) Four Pillars of Education.

iCARE launch brochure

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ACTAsia launches its online digital platform for Caring for Life Education: iCARE. Launched in collaboration with the Osler-McGovern Centre at the University of Oxford

China’s fur trade

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A report exploring the status of China’s fur trade and its position in the global fur industry