Although finding vegan food has become much more easier in the last ten years it’s still a struggle in many cases. Some consider themselves to be fortunate if there’s a vegan section in the supermarket they visit. Others feel very privileged if they should have an entire vegan supermarket around the corner.
With the election of this highly educated, likely young woman, this city in the northern part of Italy has won a very committed new mayor. Her name is Chiara Appendino and her goal is to make Turin the most vegan-friendly city in Italy in the next five years. She is convinced that promoting a vegan and vegetarian lifestyle is crucial when it comes to protect the environment from further damage and to avoid that animal-based food wreaks havoc on the health of citizens.