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Resources from Press Release

1 Supreme Master Television was founded by the renowned award-winning Vietnamese humanitarian, Supreme Master Ching Hai, in order to communicate ecological and humanitarian messages globally.

You can tune in by inputting 835 on your Sky remote control.

2 “Livestock’s long shadow: environmental issues and options” - UN Food and Agriculture Organization 2006

3 “Ireland’s National Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory for 2007” - EPA Report issued 16 October 2008 (pdf)

4 “Diet, Energy and Global Warming” - Gidon Eshel and Pamela A. Martin, University of Chicago, 2006

5 Captain Paul Watson blog post 6/11/08

  • Founder and President of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (1977- present)
  • Co-Founder - The Greenpeace Foundation (1972)
  • Co-Founder - Greenpeace International (1979)
  • Director of the Sierra Club USA (2003-2006)
  • Director - The Farley Mowat Institute
  • Director - www.harpseals.org

6 “Outgrowing the Earth” - Lester R. Brown, chap. 3 - W.W. Norton & Co., 2005

7 Straw Poll survey carried out by Supreme Master Television on the streets of Dublin in October 2008 on a sample of 130 people.

Resources from Short Press Release

1 Supreme Master Television was founded by the renowned award-winning Vietnamese humanitarian, Supreme Master Ching  Hai, in order to communicate ecological and humanitarian messages globally.   You can tune in by inputting 835 on your Sky remote control.

2 Bord Bia Meat & Livestock Review 2007/08 / GIRA.

3 “Livestock’s long shadow: environmental issues and options” - UN Food and Agriculture Organization 2006(table 3.12 p 113 / p112 / table 3.1 p82 / p114 / p83)

4 “Outgrowing the Earth” - Lester R. Brown, chap. 3 - W.W. Norton & Co., 2005

5 “Livestock’s long shadow: environmental issues and options” - UN Food and Agriculture Organization 2006

6 “Diet, Energy and Global Warming” - Gidon Eshel and Pamela A. Martin, University of Chicago, 2006

7 Straw Poll survey carried out by Supreme Master Television on the streets of Dublin in October 2008 on a sample of 130 people.

Resources from Health Release

1 Bord Bia Meat & Livestock Review 2007/08 / GIRA.

2 Supreme Master Television was founded by the renowned award-winning Vietnamese humanitarian, Supreme Master Ching Hai, in order to communicate ecological and humanitarian messages globally. You can tune in by inputting 835 on your Sky remote control.

3Numerous University studies have found that vegetarians live about seven years longer than non-vegetarians, and vegans live on average about 15 years longer than meat eaters. Studies such as these are further confirmed by the Chinese Health Project, which is the largest population study on diet and health to date. The Chinese Health Project found that Chinese people who eat the least amount of fat and animal products have the lowest risk of heart attack, cancer, and other serious diseases.” - http://reasonsbecomevegetarian.com/

http://www.nutrition.cornell.edu/ChinaProject /

5 The European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)

6 World Cancer Research Fund

7 Captain Paul Watson blog post 6/11/08

  • Founder and President of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (1977- present)
  • Co-Founder - The Greenpeace Foundation (1972)
  • Co-Founder - Greenpeace International (1979)
  • Director of the Sierra Club USA (2003-2006)
  • Director - The Farley Mowat Institute
  • Director - www.harpseals.org

8 “Outgrowing the Earth” - Lester R. Brown, chap. 3 - W.W. Norton & Co., 2005

For further information, images, visual diagrams, or interviews with case studies, contact:Tracy Kelly, touchstone communications, t 01 293 7956, m 087 202 5160 or e tracy@tstone.ie

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November 11th, 2008 at 2:27 am

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