Our Network

50by40 collaborates with organisations around the world, each working to transform the global food system—whether focusing on climate change, health and nutrition, meat reduction and alternatives, sustainable food systems, Just Transition, or other strategies to help us achieve our collective goal. Meet our partners.

A Well-Fed World

Country/Region: USA
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A Well-Fed World is a hunger relief, food justice, and environmental advocacy organisation dedicated to advancing plant-based foods and farming to create a safe and sustainable world that maximises health and minimises harm.

Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments

Country/Region: USA
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Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments is a network of nurses advancing the understanding of the relationship between human health and the environments in which we live, learn, work, and play.

Animal Legal Defense Fund

Country/Region: USA
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The Animal Legal Defense Fund fights for animals through the legal system: filing lawsuits to protect them from harm, providing free legal assistance and training to prosecutors to assure that abusers are punished for their crimes, supporting animal protection legislation, fighting legislation harmful to animals, and providing resources and opportunities to students and professionals to advance the field of animal law.

Better Food Foundation

Country/Region: USA
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The Better Food Foundation promotes dietary changes to build a healthy, equitable, humane, and environmentally sustainable food system. It works to support values-based food choices through policy change, advocacy, resource development, and grantmaking.

Beyond Carnism

Country/Region: USA
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Beyond Carnism is a U.S.-based, international organisation dedicated to exposing and transforming carnism, the invisible belief system that conditions people to eat certain animals.

Brighter Green

Country/Region: USA
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Brighter Green is a public policy action tank that works to raise awareness of and encourage action on issues spanning the environment, animals, and sustainability, and maintains a strong commitment to ensuring and expanding equity and rights. The organisation works in the United States and internationally with a focus on the Global South.

Center for Biological Diversity

Country/Region: USA
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The Center for Biological Diversity, a nonprofit conservation organisation, fights for the protection of endangered species and wild places through science, law, creative media, advocacy, and organising. It focuses on protecting the lands, waters, and climate that species need to survive.

Climate Tracker

Country/Region: International, Australia
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Climate Tracker is the world’s largest youth-based climate journalism project. The organisation works to support and empower young environmentalists and journalists around the world to better communicate the Climate Crisis.

Compassion in World Farming

Country/Region: UK
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Compassion in World Farming is a charity engaged in key decision-making forums, from the United Nations to the World Trade Organisation, working in partnership with inspirational supporters, progressive policy makers, and visionary companies to change our farming practices to feed the world and improve the quality of life for billions of farm animals worldwide.

Doctors for Nutrition

Country/Region: Australia
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Doctors for Nutrition is an Australian health-promotion charity working to equip healthcare practitioners, institutions, and the general public with evidence-based information and education on optimum human nutrition. Its mission is to inspire the adoption of whole food plant-based nutrition as a powerful tool in disease prevention and care.

Eating Better

Country/Region: UK
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Eating Better is an alliance of more than 50 organisations focused on facilitating action for less and better meat and dairy for our health, the environment, animal welfare, and social justice. The alliance inspires and equips individuals, businesses, and governments so we can all eat better.

Encompass

Country/Region: USA
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Factory Farming Awareness Coalition inspires and empowers individuals and institutions to create a more just, compassionate, and sustainable food system by educating students and stakeholders, and inspiring and mentoring activists and leading institutions towards tangible change.

Factory Farming Awareness Coalition

Country/Region: USA
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Factory Farming Awareness Coalition inspires and empowers individuals and institutions to create a more just, compassionate, and sustainable food system by educating students and stakeholders, and inspiring and mentoring activists and leading institutions towards tangible change.

Farm Forward

Country/Region: USA
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Farm Forward implements innovative strategies to promote conscientious food choices, reduce farmed animal suffering, and advance sustainable agriculture.

Farm Transformation Institute

Country/Region: USA
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In order to build a cohesive vision for farmers to thrive within the agricultural system, the Farm Transformation Institute integrates many layers, including innovative solutions that help sustain farmers and create healthier, more efficient, and alternative proteins. It believes that farmers hold the key to better food, a safer planet, and a sound future.

Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations (FIAPO)

Country/Region: India
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The Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations (FIAPO) is the collective voice of the animal rights movement in India and the catalyst that protects animals on local and national levels through education, research, mobilisation, networking, training, and direct action. Created for the movement, by the movement, FIAPO has 160 members and more than 200 supporter organisations across the country.

Feedback

Country/Region: England
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Feedback, an environmental campaigning charity, is highly regarded for its hard-hitting investigative research, innovative campaigns, participatory events, and track record of bringing about changes to policy and business practices. It works on issues surrounding industrial meat and dairy, particularly divestment from Big Livestock, farmed fish, anaerobic digestion, food waste, and food citizenship, as well as regional food economies.

Food and Climate Alliance

Country/Region: Global
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With offices and sanctuaries around the world, FOUR PAWS advocates for a world where humans treat animals with respect, empathy, and understanding. Its efforts focus on helping animals kept in inappropriate conditions and suffering in disaster and conflict zones. FOUR PAWS provides rapid help and long-term improvements enshrined in legislation.

Four Paws

Country/Region: Austria
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With offices and sanctuaries around the world, FOUR PAWS advocates for a world where humans treat animals with respect, empathy, and understanding. Its efforts focus on helping animals kept in inappropriate conditions and suffering in disaster and conflict zones. FOUR PAWS provides rapid help and long-term improvements enshrined in legislation.

Friends of the Earth

Country/Region: USA
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Friends of the Earth’s climate friendly food programme aims to mitigate climate change, improve public health, and advance racial justice by reducing the overconsumption of animal foods and supporting a transition away from factory farming towards a just, healthy, and regenerative food system. It focuses on policy reform and food procurement practices of public institutions with massive purchasing power, such as schools.

Global Forest Coalition

Country/Region: Netherlands & Paraguay
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Global Forest Coalition supports and coordinates collaborative campaigns for socially just and effective forest policy and the rights of Indigenous and other forest peoples. Its campaigns include defending rights; extractive industries, tourism and infrastructure; forests, trees and climate change; supporting community conservation; trade and other underlying causes of forest loss; unsustainable livestock production; and women’s rights and empowerment.

Global Wildlife Conservation

Country/Region: USA
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Global Wildlife Conservation’s mission is to conserve the diversity of life on Earth, and it achieves this through safeguarding wildlands, protecting wildlife, and supporting guardians. Over the last 12 years, it has worked to conserve wildlife and habitat in more than 50 countries and helped establish more than 30 protected areas, home to more than 150 endangered species, benefitting more than 20,000 species.

Good Food Institute

Country/Region: USA
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The Good Food Institute is an international nonprofit building a sustainable, healthy, and just global food system. With unique insight across the scientific, policy, industry, and investment landscapes, GFI uses the power of food innovation and markets to accelerate the transition of the world’s food system towards alternative proteins.

GreenFaith

Country/Region: USA
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GreenFaith is an interfaith coalition for the environment that works with houses of worship, religious schools, and people of all faiths to help them become better environmental stewards.

Greenpeace International

Country/Region: Global
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Greenpeace International, the coordinating organisation of the global network of 27 independent national and regional Greenpeace affiliates, including Greenpeace Mexico, works directly with communities on the frontlines as they protect the environments they call home. It uses nonviolent, creative action to pave the way towards a greener, more peaceful world, and to confront the systems that threaten our environment.

Health Care Without Harm

Country/Region: Global
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Health Care Without Harm, a global organisation with a network of more than 45,000 hospitals around the world, works with the health care sector to reduce its environmental footprint and foster its position as a community anchor for sustainability and a leader in the global movement for environmental health and justice. It’s U.S.-based Healthy Food in Health Care Program campaigns for plant-forward menus, local and sustainable food purchasing, and resilient community food systems.

Humane Society International

Country/Region: Global
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Humane Society International works around the world to promote the human-animal bond, rescue and protect dogs and cats, improve farm animal welfare, protect wildlife, promote animal-free testing and research, respond to natural disasters, and confront cruelty to animals in all of its forms.

Mighty Earth

Country/Region: USA
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Mighty Earth is a global environmental campaign organisation that works to protect forests, conserve oceans, and address climate change. It drives large-scale action towards environmentally responsible agriculture that protects native ecosystems, wildlife, and water and respects local community rights.

Natural Resources Defense Council

Country/Region: USA
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One of the largest environmental organisations in the United States, Natural Resources Defense Council fights for sustainable policies from federal, state, and local governments and industrial corporations, and works to influence federal and state agencies, Congress and state legislatures, and courts to reduce global warming, limit pollution, and generally conserve energy and increase sustainability of commerce and manufacturing.

Physicians Association for Nutrition International

Country/Region: Germany
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The Physicians Association for Nutrition International aims to raise awareness among health professionals, especially medical students, the general public, and policymakers about the role of whole food, plant-based nutrition in promoting good health and preventing and treating disease.

Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

Country/Region: USA
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Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine is a nonprofit health organisation that promotes a vegan diet, preventive medicine, and alternatives to the use of animals in medical education and research, encouraging higher standards of ethics and effectiveness in research and more effective scientific methods.

Pivot Food Investment

Country/Region: USA
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The mission of Pivot Food Investment is to highlight the risks of factory farming. To that end, it moves money away from factory farming and towards plant-based foods.

Plant Pure Communities

Country/Region: USA
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Plant Pure Communities builds stronger, healthier, and more sustainable communities through collaborative research, policy, and programme activities that use evidence-based nutrition education to address personal, public, and planetary health. Among other efforts, PPC leads the growing grassroots Pod Network of more than a quarter million activists from 29 countries and works with physicians to integrate the power of plant-based nutrition into healthcare.

ProVeg International

Country/Region: Germany
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ProVeg International works with international decision-making bodies, governments, food producers, food service providers, investors, the media, and the general public to help transform the global food system to one that is less dependent on animal agriculture and more sustainable for humans, animals, and our planet.

Public Justice

Country/Region: USA
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Public Justice is an organisation that fights against social and economic injustice.

Rainforest Alliance

Country/Region: USA
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The Rainforest Alliance works to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods by transforming land-use practices, business practices, and consumer behavior.

Reducetarian Foundation

Country/Region: USA
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The Reducetarian Foundation aims to improve human health, protect the environment, and spare farm animals from cruelty by reducing societal consumption of animal products.

Sinergia Animal

Country/Region: Austria & Brazil
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Sinergia Animal is an international animal protection organisation working in the Global South—primarily in Southeast Asia and Latin America—to reduce both the suffering of animals exploited by the food industry and the consumption of animal products by promoting more compassionate and healthy diets.

SLYCAN Trust

Country/Region: Sri Lanka
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SLYCAN Trust engages in local and global efforts to address impacts of climate change, animal welfare, and social and economic issues hindering social justice. It employs such strategies as policy advocacy, campaigns, outreach, and capacity building to help create a world where the voices of the vulnerable and the marginalised are taken into consideration in decision making and multi-stakeholder-driven policy making and implementation.

Stray Dog Capital

Country/Region: USA
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Stray Dog Capital helps organisations anticipate, leverage, and create change for strategic advantage. A front runner leading investments in the field of plant, synthetic biology, and (cultivated) cell-based food, it supports visionaries and is dedicated to making opportunities become more abundant, products and services more innovative, strategies more robust, and decisions more insightful.

The Food You Choose

Country/Region: Australia
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The Food You Choose is an Australian charity working to make plant-based meats cheaper and more convenient. It partners with Australia’s largest universities, catering companies, and high-profile sporting events, as well as dozens of schools and community groups, and serves as a nonprofit distributor, directly buying products at-cost from manufacturers and marketing, selling, and delivering directly to customers, thereby reducing their costs of plant-based products by up to 60%.

True Animal Protein Price Coalition

Country/Region: The Netherlands
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An international charity based in Amsterdam, True Animal Protein Price Coalition works on policy advocacy for true pricing of meat and dairy to include their external costs, such as GHG and other polluting emissions, biodiversity loss, and health expenditures.

True Health Initiative

Country/Region: USA
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True Health Initiative is a global coalition of world-renowned experts dedicated to refuting false information and the doubts they engender in order to create a world free of preventable diseases using the time-honored, evidence-based fundamentals of lifestyle and medicine.

WildAid

Country/Region: USA
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WildAid aims to reduce global consumption of wildlife products and to increase local support for conservation efforts. It also works with governments and partners to protect fragile marine reserves from illegal fishing and shark finning, enhance public and political will for anti-poaching efforts, and reduce the impacts of climate change.

World Animal Net

Country/Region: USA
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World Animal Net’s mission is to improve the status and welfare of animals worldwide by offering information, expertise, and new opportunities to connect, collaborate, and campaign for change. Its three main objectives are the creation of coalitions and other collaborative efforts, resource development to facilitate participation of animal protection organisations in international policy development, and engagement with international policy structures.

World Resources Institute

Country/Region: Global
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World Resources Institute is a global research organisation working in more than 60 countries with more than 1,000 experts and staff who turn big ideas into action at the nexus of environment, economic opportunity, and human well-being. Its Food Programme focuses on how to feed 10 billion people by 2050 without destroying the planet and Cool Food initiative engages entities including IKEA and Harvard to reduce the climate impact of the food they serve.

Zero Hour

Country/Region: USA
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Zero Hour is a youth-led movement creating entry points, training, and resources for new young activists and organisers (and adults who support its vision) who want to take concrete action around climate change. Together, it is a movement of unstoppable youth organising to protect their rights and access to natural resources and a clean, safe, and healthy environment that will ensure a livable future where people not only survive, but flourish.

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