Over the weekend, Zagreb, the capital metropolis of Croatia, was adorned with vegan flags and colours in celebration of World Vegan Day due to a collaboration between metropolis officers and native animal-rights group Animal Friends Croatia (AFC). Twenty-two official metropolis poles have been outfitted in vegan flags and two landmarks The Mestrovic Pavilion (also referred to as “The House of Croatian Artists”) and The Zagreb Fountains in entrance of the Nationwide College Library have been lit up with the vegan flag’s inexperienced, blue, and white colours and vegan messaging. Moreover, data cubicles instructing passersby about veganism have been arrange in Zagreb’s Ban Jelačić Sq..
“We’re extraordinarily glad that the vegan options have adorned the streets and squares of Zagreb,” AFC mentioned in a statement. “We wish the message of compassion to achieve as many individuals as attainable and we’re satisfied that vegan flags will encourage many to attempt veganism and optimistic change for well being and the atmosphere, in addition to change the notion of our angle in direction of animals. It’s absurd that we love some animals, admire others, hunt others, and breed others simply to show them into merchandise we will do with out.”