Perhaps the greatest threat that the world faces today is climate change. We’ve all read articles or watched news clips painting a grim picture of potential disasters, should humanity fail to stop global warming.
But while awareness of the problem is growing, relatively few realise that there exists a simple yet very powerful solution.
Fighting Climate Change with our Fork, Spoon, Chopsticks and Fingers
Few realise that animal agriculture contributes more to global warming than all of transport combined. (Click here for the UN FAO report)
‘If we skip meat just once a week, we still save 170 kgs of CO2 every year…about the amount emitted by driving a car 1100 kms.’
– Dr Rajendra K. Pachauri
Chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
The wonderful news is that moving towards a plant-based diet not only helps the planet, it also greatly benefits our personal health. A wealth of scientific evidence suggests that eating plant-based whole foods not only prevents, but could even reverse many of our dreaded killer diseases.
Bringing Home the Message
Vegetarian Society (Singapore) is a non-profit, non-religious organisation run mainly by volunteers. Registered in 1999, we have helped many people adopt a healthier and kinder lifestyle.
- Our continuing work in schools aims to bring better nutrition to our youth
- Our public talks and exhibitions help people realise the power we all have to affect change
- Prof T. Colin Campbell) give people much needed scientific knowledge Seminars with world renowned speakers (for example,
Help Us Do Even More
The VSS team continually tries to conduct more programs in schools, give more public talks, and organise more events to help spread the urgent message of moving towards a plant-based diet.
Help us reach even more people with your kind donation.
Any amount you contribute helps affect much-needed change, and goes towards creating a healthier and more humane world.
Make a secure online donation via PayPal.
Alternatively, you can also contribute to Vegetarian Society (Singapore) by filling up the Interbank GIRO form.
Or write a cheque payable to ‘Vegetarian Society (Singapore)’ and mail it to:Vegetarian Society (Singapore)
3 Pemimpin Drive,
#07-02, Lip Hing Bldg,
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We thank you sincerely in advance.