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Nital Jethalal is a policy analyst and economist and oversees the economics and policy sections of Plant Based Data. He also sits on the board of directors for VegTO, as president, and the Toronto Vegetarian Food Bank.
Anita Krajnc is executive director of the Animal Save Movement, a worldwide network of Save groups bearing witness to farmed animals, and global coordinator of the Plant Based Treaty initiative. She is co-author of the forthcoming book, The Secret Life of Pigs: Stories of Compassion and the Animal Save Movement (Lantern, 2023).