More than $8m worth of vital food relief is now at risk following a surprise Federal Government funding cut to the country’s largest food relief organisation, Foodbank.
AUSTRALIA is not making sufficient progress in policies and programs to support children, particularly disadvantaged children in our country. We have regressed in areas of critical importance and systems designed to protect children are in crisis.
RSPCA Australia Senior Policy Officer Dr Jed Goodfellow said the report’s damning revelation of the rot of the live export industry and the failure of the Department as the regulator is long overdue, but changes proposed won’t be enough to end the inherent cruelty.
WITH the report from the Senate Inquiry into Pet Food now released, the RSPCA says it’s time for real action and real standards to follow if the Government is serious about ensuring pet food products are safe for Australian pets.