The International Vegetarian Week (IVW) is a date - the first days of October. These days many events are organised around the world, to promote the vegetarian lifestyle.
Many countries and organisations have been proposing Vegetarian Weeks for several years, from Australia to the United States of America.
In 2008, a team of activists from several different countries decided to push things a little further and join efforts in several countries at the same time.
The first 7 days of October, every year.
The IVW is everywhere where individuals, companies or other organisations can arrange events to promote the vegetarian lifestyle.
No one is sponsoring the IVW. However, the organisations, individuals or even companies promoting the IVW may be sponsored.
The WVW is being promoted at 3 different levels:
You can help in two different ways:
The IVW is being promoted at an international level by an informal team.
Therefore, if you want to contribute financially, we suggest that you donate to a local vegetarian organisation or animal shelter.
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