Stella McCartney calls for end to fur trade with protest
Stella McCartney called for an end to the fur trade.
The 49-year-old fashion designer, animal rights activist and environmentalist insisted that it’s her “life mission” to give her industry “a conscience” about the materials they choose from. ‘use and how they buy them.
Sir Paul McCartney’s daughter has voiced her position as part of the Humane Society International campaign.
The organization “faces cruelty to animals in all its forms.”
Stella told the Daily Mirror newspaper: “Whether sold here in the UK or cultivated around the world, barbarism knows no borders, and this effort is key to my life’s mission to bring awareness to the fashion industry. I am proud to partner with Human Society International. Please join us in ending this horrible practice. “
It comes after the activist pledged to “propel change” in the fashion industry to create a “cruelty-free society” for generations to come, and was among those who signed the transition coalitions Prince Charles’ Terra Carta for a sustainable future at the G7 summit. in Cornwall last weekend.
She said: “My goal is to drive change, encourage investment and create a lasting difference through incentives supporting the next generation. “I hope the G7 summit translates our message into policies that bring us closer to creating a society that is humane and kinder to all creatures, Mother Earth and others.”
Stella was recently invited to St. James Palace, where she urged world leaders to introduce new laws or legislation that will “curb” unsustainable practices in the industry.
She said, “I’m really here to ask all of these powerful people in the room to go from conventions to a new way of sourcing and new suppliers in the fashion industry. “One of the biggest problems we have in the fashion industry is that we are not controlled in any way. We do not have laws or legislation that will put a brake on our industry … We must be encouraged, [and] we need to review taxes to work better.