Animal Alliance Asia Reports on Status of the Animal Advocacy Movement in Asia

Animal Alliance Asia released a report on the current landscape of the animal advocacy movement in Asia, including tactics, resources, and cultural and political challenges. According to an assessment utilizing the Bill Moyers Movement Action Plan, which identifies eight stages of a social justice movement, Taiwan leads other Asian nations in its current view of animal welfare and advocacy. The study concluded that few in Indonesia, Japan, Nepal, Pakistan, Thailand, Vietnam, India, Malaysia, and the Philippines care about or are aware of animal welfare concerns. AAA plans to conduct more formal research in 2023.