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Tag Archives: grassroots

Raffaella Ciavatta, co-founder of Collectively Free, spoke about How to Fight for both Humans and Animal Rights, at the Pro-intersectional Vegan Conference at VegfestUK London 2016.     About the talk – One Struggle, One Fight. How to Fight for Humans and Animal Rights Is it...
The very first Vegan Information Project (VIP) blog entry was written in 2013 under the title “Mould Breaker.” This title was chosen to highlight the fact that the VIP is all about breaking free of the usual limitations and constraints that are often self-imposed on local grassroots campaign...
Have You Heard The News? The Vegan Information Project (VIP), in association with Vegan Education on the Go (VEGO) have negotiated a return to Temple Bar Square in the heart of Dublin - 5 hours, every Thursday.   Along with the VEGO/VIP tables on Saturdays [see video diaries in the playlist below or ...
In this series of blogs, we will be interviewing all our speakers at the upcoming Pro-Intersectional Vegan Conference at VegfestUK London, asking each of them a number of questions surrounding their work and other related topics.   Today we have Kim Socha, activist and author from Minnesota, USA,...
Many thanks to everyone who voted in our recent poll on the biggest reason behind the big increase in the number of vegans in the UK over the last 10 years.   Results are as follows: Number of polls: 175 Accessibility of vegan products online and in shops / restaurants / cafes –...
Great news recently from the Vegan Society that the number of vegans has risen by 360% over the last 10 years, to around 500,000 in total...   What do you think has been the biggest single reason behind such huge increase? Vote now in our poll below (click here if it doesn’t display) –...
I’m very much looking forward to VegFestUK’s Pro-Intersectional Vegan Conference in London, October 23rd 2016. I’ll be attending, not as a teacher, but as a student. My ears will be open much more than my mouth!     At my earlier session at VegFestUK Bristol, entitled...
Bristolians travelling by bus are treated to a hardhitting bus poster educating the public to go vegan, live vegan, stay vegan and teach vegan as a justice-for-all philosophy that includes non-human animals as well as humans.     At the centre of these posters is a mother cow with her calf,...
Passionate about veganism and looking for ideas on how to effectively advocate for veganism in your communities? Don’t miss the talks, workshops and discussions at the Vegan Activists Summit on the Sunday part of VegfestUK Brighton (spanning the weekend of February 27th 28th at the...
In the short space of 2 months after Pig Freud’s last stop at Vegfest Scotland for his Autumn Tour in 2015, Pig Freud is planning another fundraiser this Spring for an ambitious vegan billboard project in Bristol to convince many to go vegan, live vegan, stay vegan and teach vegan.   Already...
What’s the most effective form of vegan activism? What should grassroots activists be focusing on?   Join the discussion at VegfestUK Brighton, on Sunday February 28th 2016 as part of the Activists Summit. The discussion looks at different forms of activism, their...
The Vegan Information Project (VIP) were extremely lucky to be included in the list of beneficiaries of the awesome Pig Freud tour organised by VegFestUK manager Tim Barford. We intend to use the welcome donation for grassroots vegan education events in Ireland. Thank you Pig Freud and...
Following the publication of our criteria for 2016, we have had considerable feedback, much of which have been very supportive of our stance and position. However, there has been some misunderstanding on a couple of key areas which we want to clarify for the benefit of our stallholders, speakers,...
The Pig Freud Tour has received another huge boost as Neil Robinson, the world’s first vegan footballer, donated a signed Everton FC football shirt to be auctioned in support of the fund, which is raising £5,000 for vegan grassroots regional outreach. (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs =...
Over the next few weeks we are looking at some of the contributions that VegfestUK makes to the UK vegan movement. We start with the help that we give the grassroots vegan events.   VegfestUK have been running shows for 13 years now, and we’re thrilled to see the growth of so many grassroots...
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