World Animal Protection — Farm Animal Welfare Advocacy in China

Sows in group housing on a higher welfare farm in the United Kingdom, similar to what World Animal Protection is piloting and promoting with the farming industry in China. (Photo courtesy of World Animal Protection)
Organization Name 
Award Date 
10/2016
Grant Amount 
$544,607
Purpose 
To support work to advance farm animal welfare in China
Topic (focus area) 

Published: October 2016 (updated August 2017)

The Open Philanthropy Project awarded a grant of $544,607 to World Animal Protection to support its work on farm animal welfare advocacy in China.

This grant is part of a series of grants we have recommended to support organizations working in China to promote the welfare of farm animals.

August 2017 update: we wrote more about our decision to make this grant, and other grants to support farm animal welfare in China, on this page.