|International Vegetarian Union (IVU)|
24th World Vegetarian Congress 1977
North Americans at the Congress
from Congress records:
List of Members between 1975-79:
from Congress Resolutions:
8. This Congress urges that the I.V.U. through its Regions, proclaims an annual "World Vegetarian Day" to be observed by vegetarians around the entire World as close to the 1st October as practicable according to local action. (apparently proposed by the North American Vegetarian Society).
9. This Congress approves the establishment and implementation of an
official I.V.U.newspaper "INTERNATIONAL VEGETARIAN" to be
published and distributed at least annually by the North American Vegetarian
Society in conjunction with its present magazine "Vegetarian Voice".
from the later General Secretary's report: The International Supplement for I.V.U. printed as a newspaper by Mr.H. J. Dinshah at the request of the I.V.U. Congress spread the word round well on the Congress generally.