The Animal Justice Party (AJP) believes animal rights is the biggest social justice issue of our time.
Achieving animal rights will not only benefit non-human animals but immensely improve the lives of humans. A kinder world where respect and non-violence towards all beings is encouraged and nurtured will have benefits that flow through to the lives of all and the environment which we live.
To continually raise awareness of animal interests in parliament.
To ensure that consideration is given to animals in the drafting of all legislation.
To invest in further research on relations between animals and people, exploring and highlighting the ways in which positive interactions between them can improve society.
To work towards a definition of personhood to replace the current property status of animals.