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Sebasitan Joy
Former IVU Representative: Europe  (2017-2019)


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IVU Supporters:

HappyCow Europe - Veg Restaurants & Health Food Stores 

Le Vieux Presbytère de Felletin
 - luxury veg B&B and apartment, la Creuse in the heart of France 

Vegetarian Visitor
 - guide to places to eat and stay in UK 


Sun Soy Food
 - Italy - Laboratorio Artigianale di Cibi Naturali a Base di Soia 

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The Veg-n Society

Some IVU friends in Europe:
Association Végétarienne de France 
Centro Vegetariano (Portugal) 
Dansk Vegetarisk Forening 
London Vegans 
Guide to Travelling as a Vegan 
Nederlandse Vegetariërsbond 
The Vegan Society 
Unión Vegetariana Española 
VEBU - Vegetarierbund Deutschland 
Vegan Views magazine 
Vegane Gesellschaft Österreich 
Vegetarian for Life 
Vegetarian Society of Ireland 
Vegetarian Society UK 


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VON is a volunteer led organisation with a range of people making sure things run as smoothly as possible while doing everything we can to support vegan-organic growing, from the back gardens to commercial farms.
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Going Dutch IVU Manager's blog, July 2012

A New Dawn for European Veg*ism? - 
IVU Manager's blog, June 2012

13th International Vegan Festival, Malaga, Spain - 
June 2011 - photos on IVU Facebook

EVU Summit meeting, Switzerland 2010 - photos on IVU facebook

4th EVU Talks, Croatia 2009

IMG 114480020038th IVU World Veg Congress, Dresden, Germany, 2008

3rd EVU Talks, Switzerland 2008

2nd EVU Talks, Vienna, Austria 2007

1st EVU Talks. Germany 2006

9th European Congress, Riccione, Italy, 2005

35th IVU World Veg Congress, Edinburgh, Scotland, 2002
7th European Veg Congress, Widnau, Switzerland 1999

6th European Veg Congress, Bussolengo, Italy 1997

5th European Veg Congress, Bratislava, Slovakia 1995

31st IVU World Veg Congress, The Hague, The Netherlands 1994

Earlier European Veg History:
Europe: late 20th Century
 - Yehudi Mehuin, Linda McCartney, Poland, Oxford Vegetarians many more
Europe: Early 20th Century - George Bernard Shaw, Albert Schweitzer, Hitler and much more
Europe: Late 19th Century - Leo Tolstoy, Anna Kingsford, Annie Besant, the formation of the Vegetarian Society UK, and more
England: Early 19th Century - Percy Bysshe Shelley, Bible Christian Church, many more
Europe: 18th Century - Newton, Cheyne. Swedenborg, Wesley, Rousseau, Bentham and more
Europe: The Middle Ages to the 17th Century  - Monasteries, St.Francis of Assisi, Leonardo Da Vinci and many more
Ancient Greece and Rome (800 BCE - 325CE) - Hesiod, Pythagoras, Socrates, Plato, Diogenes, Epicurus, Ovid, Seneca, Plutarch, Plotinus, Porphyry, Iamblichus

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