November 16, 2022

Protecting Animal Dignity with Katerina Stoykova


Beyond welfare: protecting dignity. What it is and where it could lead. Kate Stoykova explains the legal protection of animal dignity in Swiss law and talks about its potential to move beyond traditional animal welfare.


Katerina Stoykova studied law at the University of Zurich and works for Tier im Recht (Foundation for the Animal in the Law; TIR) in Zurich. She is a board member and on the committee for the popular initiative against factory farming in Switzerland. Katerina also works as a musician.