Daniela Lais is 31 years old. She has been an independent journalist for over 10 years, predominantly for Vorarlberger Nachrichten, an Austrian newspaper. Her media work specializes in culture, regional matters, and politics. She has been a vegan for over nine years and has been active in animal rights for many years, especially for Verein gegen Tierfabriken and The Austrian Vegan Society. Besides her career in journalism she is working as a vegan pastry cook and giving vegan cooking and baking classes.
Animal rights in the media