World Animal Protection — Broiler Chicken Welfare (2017)

A broiler chick. (Photo courtesy of World Animal Protection)
Organization Name 
Award Date 
Grant Amount 
To support work to improve conditions for broiler chickens
Topic (focus area) 

Published: June 2017
Grant investigator: Lewis Bollard

This page was reviewed but not written by the grant investigator. World Animal Protection staff also reviewed this page prior to publication.

The Open Philanthropy Project recommended a grant of $517,588 over two years to World Animal Protection (WAP) to support its campaigns to improve the welfare of broiler chickens. WAP plans to use this grant to support the following activities:

  • Producing and promoting campaign materials to raise awareness of broiler chicken suffering
  • Developing and launching a corporate chicken welfare scorecard
  • Building evidence of the suffering endured by broiler chickens in factory farming operations
  • Staff time, creative development, and travel
  • Indirect costs such as occupancy, technical support, and administrative support


Document Source
World Animal Protection Broiler Chicken Budget Proposal Source