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Paul Turner

Paul is global director of Food For Life ( and member of IVU council. He planned and organized international conferences and events such as “Feed the World Week,” the world's largest free food festival and has worked with presidents and high-ranking military officials during Food for Life’s emergency relief work in war zones, including Sarajevo, Sukhumi and Chechnya.

In 1993, Paul initiated a government sponsored employment program for the chronically unemployed to grow organic vegetables to feed the needy. He has given presentations on world hunger and mal-nutrition at International vegetarian conferences in the US, Thailand, Canada, Czech Republic and Russia, etc.


Paul Turner will present at 36th World Vegetarian Congress the following:

- Holy Cow - Hare Krishna's contributions to Vegetarianism (Slide show and discussion - 40 mins)

- Food for Life - still the world's largest vegan food relief (Slide show - 20 mins)

Paul Rodney Turner
(Priyavrata das)
Food for Life Global
PO Box 59037 
Potomac, MD 20859, USA

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