About The Speaker
Board Director and Campaign Manager of the Portuguese Vegetarian Association (AVP)
Nuno has a degree in Criminology, a field in which he has worked professionally for some years. Started his activist career as a collaborator and campaign manager in a local group called Porto pelos Animais, and also as a volunteer in the Portuguese Vegetarian Association, having then assumed the position of Board Director of this organization in 2017. He has been particularly involved in lobbying for the creation of the world’s first law (portuguese) that mandates the provision of vegan meals in all public facilities. He also occasionally writes for the newspaper Público about several topics related to diet and vegetarianism.