Fishes, crustaceans and cephalopods are at the heart of the WoDEF's concerns, since they constitute the biggest proportion of animals killed by humans, amounting to thousands of billions of victims each year. Launched in 2017 in Switzerland by the association PEA - Pour l'Égalité Animale, the WoDEF is now used by associations all around the world to raise awareness about aquatic life, among the public as well as within other animal-rights associations. Read the WoDEF's demands in detail.
More than 70 cities in 17 different countries took part in the World Day for the End of Fishing on March 24, 2018. Check out our page Previous editions for pictures and videos.