A protest against farm cruelty in the Philippines. Veganism is on the rise there thanks to growing awareness of the health benefits of a plant-based diet and the cruelty of animal husbandry. Photo: SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images

Vegan in the Philippines: how plant-based diet is spreading in a country that loves its meat dishes

  • Veganism is on the rise thanks to a growing awareness of the health benefits of a plant-based diet and the ease of sharing information on social media
  • Plenty of traditional dishes and snacks in the Philippines are vegan to start with, and others can be adapted. In Manila, vegan grocers help popularise the diet
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A protest against farm cruelty in the Philippines. Veganism is on the rise there thanks to growing awareness of the health benefits of a plant-based diet and the cruelty of animal husbandry. Photo: SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images
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