36th IVU World Vegetarian Congress 2004 - Florianopolis, Brazil

8 - 14th November 2004 Costão do Santinho Resort & Spa Santinho Beach - Florianópolis - Brazil


Lectures at the Congress - full texts and pictures
Congress Cookery Demos, with recipes & photos
Congress Stalls, sideshows and other activities
What they said about it . . . reports and comments
Congress Video - lasts 5 minutes (all in Portuguese, and a broadband connection would be useful!) - if you do not already have Windows Media Player this will install it first

Costão do Santinho from the sea
click here for more photos of the resort


Dancing with fire from the Afro-Brazilian dance show

click here for more dance photos


The most frequently heard comment: "this food is the best ever".

click here to see what we ate


right: Marly Winckler (Brazil), the Congress organiser in a Kimono presented by a Japanese delegate
click here for more photos of Congress People from many countries

Cruelty-free veg-fashion shows
click here for the fashion photos


Amazing Brazilian Wildlife 
click here for more wildlife photos


Congress Tours:
Pre-Congress Trekking

Day Tours (on the Thursday) Day Trip 1- Floripa City Tour

Day Tour 2 - Schooner Trip to Dolphin Bay and Historic Fortess

Post-Congress Tours
PCT1 - to Rio Grande do Sul
PCT2 - 7 days trekking near Florianópolis
PCT3 - Iguazu Falls and Rio de Janeiro

Minutes of the IVU General Meeting, held during the Congress

- John Davis, IVU Manager & Historian

Bringing Veg'ns Together Worldwide Since 1908