We were very excited to see DŌVeS member Garrett Lentz, who has been doing some very interesting research about meat consumption at Otago University, featured in the media and having his work discussed around the world. Check out what Garrett has been doing by following these links...
On TNVZ’s ‘Q + A’ show. https://www.tvnz.co.nz/shows/q-and-a/clips/fake-meat-on-the-menu
On the ‘Medical Xpress’ website. https://m.medicalxpress.com/news/2018-06-environmental-impacts-meat-consumption-priority.html
02 November 2017. The Otago Daily Times printed a photo and a (very) short article about DOVeS' World Vegan Day event.
Read the article here.
28 June 2016: A 2016 nationwide survey of NZ vegans turned up an unexpected surprise. Among other interesting results, in the summary we found that “Otago has the highest number of vegans per capita, with three to four times as many vegans per capita as other regions.”
You can check out the summary and/or download the full report here: http://veganpirate.info/activist/2016-vegan-survey-report/
28 June 2016: DOVeS’ Carl Scott was interviewed by Dunedin television about a NZ-wide survey of vegans, which revealed that Otago has more vegans per capita than any other province.
See the news item here or watch it by clicking on the link below...
26 May 2016: We were very pleased and proud to get a mention at the end of an article in the Otago University student magazine, Critic | Te Arohi this week, where writer Joe Higham described his month long experiment with a vegan diet. You can read the article online here: http://www.critic.co.nz/features/article/5909/shout-it-from-the-rooftops-i-am-a-vegan