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26th IVU World Vegetarian Congress 1982 - Neu-Ulm, West Germany

Reports from the Congress:
A resolution passed during the Congress:

October - Reverence for Life Month


be it therefore resolved that the International Vegetarian Union proclaims that October of each year henceforth shall be known as Reverence for Life Month.

Dates in October:
1 - World Vegetarian Day
2 - Anniversary of Gandhi's birth
4 - The Feast of St.Francis of Assisi (the nearest Sunday to this is World Day of Prayer for Animals)
16 - World Food Day
24 - United Nations Day

Compiled by John Davis