Africa

International Council
IVU Regional Representative for Africa (2022 -)

Emmanuel Eyoh
Former IVU Regional Representative for Africa (2007 -2018)

46th IVU World Vegfest – Nairobi, Kenya 23-24th November 2018 – Oswal Center

Africans in Malaysia - at the 41st IVU World Vegfest, Kuala Lumpur and Penang, October 2013. Four from Ghana, one from Togo and one from Nigeria - the biggest group of Africans ever to attend a veg event outside of Africa.

Some IVU friends in Asia-Pacific:

Angola Vegetarian Society

Vegetarian Society Mauritius - Contact: Ashish Purmanund 

tn13Pan-Africa Congress - Lomé Togo, November 2012  - photos on IVU Facebook

Veg*ism in Africa -
 summary by the IVU Manager (2012)

Ghana Veg Week, October 2011 
- photos on IVU Facebook

DSC 65903001st East and Central Africa Vegetarian Congress, Nairobi, Kenya - December 18, 2010 - reports & photos 

Vegan Students Association of Togo - Meatout day, March 2010 - report & photos

menaw3IVU at Mid-East Animal Conference, Egypt - March 2010 - report & photos

Out of Africa - PK Jain in Botswana - Interview from IVU Online News, January 2010

2nd West Africa Veg Congress, Accra, Ghana - ghana3b200October/November, 2009 - photos & reports

Vegetarian Association of Ghana  - photos of the new library room, 2009

1st West African Veg Congress Lagos, Nigeria, December 2007
- this was the first ever west africa vegetaria congress pic5tinternational veg event in Africa, organised by Emmanuel Eyoh, President of the Nigeria Vegetarian Society - and the IVU Rep at the top of this page.


African Vegan Recipes

History of Vegetarian Societies in Africa

Donations for Africa -
 you can support our work by donating to the IVu Africa fund, just click on the link.

Nutrition

Free

The International Vegetarian Union’s Vegan Nutrition Guide for Adults

Free material, in 2 versions:

  • For healthcare professionals
  • For non-healthcare professionals
Free recipe book
Free

The International Vegetarian Union’s Vegan Nutrition Guide for Adults

Free material, in 2 versions:

  • For healthcare professionals
  • For non-healthcare professionals