Compassion in World Farming (CIWF) was granted $20,000 to adapt a UK produced animal welfare teaching video to an Australian setting. The completed DVD, “Farm Animals and Us in Australia” has been offered to over 1100 secondary schools.
Hugo Weaving, Voiceless’ ambassador kindly provided his voice as the ‘voice of compassion’ on the DVD.<
A thought-provoking DVD, guaranteed to promote interest and discussion about farm animal welfare, suitable for children aged 10-16.
Targets National Values Education Framework for Australian schools, in particular core values of care and compassion, respect and responsibility, and is suitable for use in S.O.S.E., English, Science/Biology, Civics and Citizenship, Religious Studies and Geography curricula.[/tab]