One of the goals of the campaign was to encourage MPs to vote for the bill No. 10019, which provides for a ban of fur farms.
In 10 Ukrainian cities on Sunday, February 24, held a protest against the use of fur, announced to Public the founder of the animal protection initiative, UAnimals, which launched the campaign, Alexander Tatarchuk.
The events were joined by Kiev, Zhytomyr, Lviv, Kharkov, Zaporizhzhya, Ternopil and other cities.
In the hands of people holding banners reading “Take your fur forever,” “Life of animals is more important than fur coats”, “Life is more beautiful than a fur coat.”
At the rally in Kiev, the participants also collected fur items to transfer them to the homeless through community organizing Swinger. Teodorczuk, noted that he had managed to collect two big boxes.
Another aim of the campaign was to encourage MPs to vote for the bill No. 10019, which provides for a ban of fur farms. In support of the collected signatures.
Protesters also called on the Ukrainian designers and brands to abandon the use of fur in their clothes.
At the end of September 2018, the petition for a ban on fur production in Ukraine on the website of the Verkhovna Rada scored more than 26 thousand signatures of the 25 thousand needed.
Recall that in Serbia came into effect a ban on the breeding and killing of animals for fur production.