We believe that care and respect for people, animals and the environment will lead to a more compassionate and sustainable world.
ACTAsia’s working for sustainable social change through education. Our programmes reach children, consumers and professionals, building care and respect for nature, people and animals.
The future is in our hands. Join us to encourage responsible and compassionate behaviour, help stop the exploitation of nature and prevent future pandemics.
What we do
We teach citizenship, animal welfare, and environmental responsibility through Caring for Life Education (CFL)Find out more
We raise awareness of the exploitation of people, animals and the environment by consumer industriesFind out more
We give children the chance to grow into compassionate adults
We research into the fur industry and tell the painful truth about fur trim
We work with veterinary partners to improve professional standards
‘les enphants’ fashion brand is China’s 50th Fur-Free Retailer
China’s 50th fashion brand to pledge a fur-free future is a popular label for children and maternity wear, les enphants. Founded in Taiwan in 1971, les enphants entered mainland China in 1993, and since then has grown to an influential 1,000 stores across 30 provinces and 204 cities.
Has Fur Finally Had Its Day in China?
Companies like Prada, Michael Kors, and Gucci have all joined the international Fur Free Retailer scheme to date, now numbering over 1,500. Since 2012, ACTAsia, a non-profit working for sustainable social change in China, has been promoting fur-free fashion on the Mainland. The Jing Take: Although fur is popular in China (primarily as trims or […]