Animal rights activism in EU’s most corrupt country

George Chelebiev

Have you ever wondered who the key animal rights faces in Bulgaria are? George will walk you through the most noteworthy developments that occured in the last decade. From the first significant animal protection law in the country to emergence of animal rights organisations, street protests, underground movie screenings, and farm investigations. “Animal rights activism in EU’s most corrupt country” will tell a comprehensive story of the successes and failures of diverse groups of people in Bulgaria. The presented 10-year timeline will include the first person and witness stories that go under the radar of mainstream media, but have shaped the conditions that the animal rights activists face in Bulgaria nowadays.