The animal rights organization PETA Germany e.V. Gerlingen calls in a nationwide survey, to choose the most vegetarian friendly city. To the online survey on vegetarian-friendly everyone can participate and propose the in his eyes-vegetarian friendly city in Germany. The Mayor the winner receives PETA award after evaluation of all proposals for the most vegetarian friendly city ‘, as well as a vegetarian surprise package. So far including the cities of Munich and Berlin with its many vegan and vegetarian restaurants and snacks are among the Favorites.
Criteria for selection could include: number of vegan/vegetarian restaurants and Cafes. Vegan / Vegetarian food stalls such as falafel – or Donerstande. Vegan/Vegetarian options in cafeterias and canteens. Vegan / vegetarian meals in hotels, hostels and hostels. Vegan / Vegetarian clothes and shoe shops. Vegan / Vegetarian supermarkets. Presence of organizations / foundations, the is for Vegetarianism / veganism employ organic supermarkets with generous provision for vegans and vegetarians.
Special events and festivals, such as the Veggie pride. Vegetarian bowling clubs or similar associations. PETA Germany e.V. asks for detailed justifications and evidence of Vegan/Vegetarian offerings in the city. The survey is now free. January 31, 2008, the animal rights organization accepts proposals. The 10 most vegetarian friendly cities and their respective offerings are published on. Vegetarian diet is useful not only for ethical reasons (annually 570 million animals slaughtered alone in Germany because their flesh), but also active engagement for the environment & climate protection (a vegan causes each year 1.5 tonnes of CO2 less than a meat-eater), as well as for the health (vegetarians are usually leaner, fitter, have a lower cholesterol and rare heart problems). A vegetarian-friendly city award is for the the cities have not only symbolic value. The constantly growing number of vegetarians is oriented in their vacation and choice of residence too, where you can eat well and without any problems or find like-minded people. For more information on about PETA e.V. PETA Germany e.V. is together with its sister organizations with over 1.8 million supporters the world’s largest animal rights organization. Goal of the organization is educating the public and change the way of life to give each animal a better life by uncovering animal cruelty.