• A message to our readers

    Hello, loyal followers and readers who have come to trust the information and stories we publish. It has come to our attention that there is a person/company who has recently begun using our brand name Global Vegan in their promotions and offerings. The business’s name and logo, which they have integrated into their website, communication, and the name of some of their offerings, are not exactly like ours, however, close enough to cause confusion and to potentially gain the trust of people who may think they are associated with our business.  The Global Vegan™ official stacked version of our logo seen here was design by us in early 2020 for…

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    Root The Future to Cycle From Chiang Mai to Phuket

    ROOT THE FUTURE TO CYCLE FROM CHIANG MAI TO PHUKET TO PROMOTE PLANT-BASED FOOD FOR CLEANER AIR & OCEANS CHIANG MAI, THAILAND JANUARY 28TH – Root The Future begins their 10-day, 1,500km bicycle ride in Thailand’s grueling heat, starting in Chiang Mai and finishing in Phuket, in the name of climate action! To raise awareness about Thailand’s burning season in Northern Thailand, ocean pollution in Southern Thailand, Root The Future will be promoting switching to a plant-based diet and how it can help to combat these issues! Founded in 2020, Root The Future is a community organisation on a mission to raise awareness about climate change and promote the benefits…

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    International Vegan Film Festival Announces 2022 Award Winners

    The judges have carefully reviewed and selected this year’s award-winning vegan-themed films and vegan cookbooks OTTAWA, Ontario (Nov. 7, 2022) — The International Vegan Film Festival (IVFF) would like to present the 2022 Film and Cookbook Competition award winners. The winning films, along with all 44 nominated vegan-themed films from eight countries, will be available at this year’s Virtual Festival taking place November 7-21, 2022. Viewers can purchase an entire Festival pass or individual film blocks (approximately 90 minutes each). Here are the winners from each competition and category: FILM Vegan-Themed Featured Film: “SLAY” Directed by Rebecca Cappelli About: Investigative filmmaker Rebecca Cappelli travels around the world to uncover the…

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    Verde plant-based dining concept

      Sodexo Canada and Humane Society International/Canada launch plant-based dining concept “Verde” at Confederation College Sodexo Canada has created the new, 100% plant-based eatery in collaboration with HSI/Canada’s Forward Food program, as part of Sodexo’s plant-based pledge MONTREAL (Nov. 1, 2022)—On this World Vegan Day, Sodexo Canada and Humane Society International/Canada are excited to announce another milestone in their national collaboration: the launch of Verde, a 100% plant-based dining concept. The first ever Verde location has just opened at Confederation College in Thunder Bay, Ontario, and is being operated by Sodexo Canada. “Our new Verde offer is a game changer in the food service industry where Sodexo Canada continues to…

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    International Vegan Film Festival Tickets On Sale

    This year’s International Vegan Film Festival will offer both in-person and online screenings. OTTAWA, Ontario — The fifth annual International Vegan Film Festival (IVFF) presented by Wicked Kitchen will show as a hybrid model in 2022, featuring an in-person screening on November 5 and online screenings running from November 7-21. Tickets are available for both screenings on the Festival website. Film categories include Best Overall Film, Animal Advocacy, Environmental Protection, Health & Nutrition, Lifestyle, and Public Service Announcement. Online Virtual FestivalNovember 7-21, 2022 The online virtual Festival will screen 44 films from eight countries and include 12 feature and 32 short vegan-themed films. Viewers can purchase an entire Festival pass…

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    European Vegan Summit 2022 Findings

    By Lena Anna Kuklińska | European Vegan Summit / Green REV Institute There is a way to save the planet and the animals. The breakthrough has come. The first such event in the world, which was set to connect dots on the map of environmental protection, animal and human rights, the European Vegan Summit, took place online September 15-18, 2022. The presence of European lawmakers, leaders in the areas of science, business, academia, media and activism; made headlines all over the continent. The organisers, Green REV Institute, take it as a sign of what some of the journalists writing quizzical posts fear the most – that the Summit solidified and accelerated…

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    Scholarships to support wildlife coexistence in Canada

    August 25, 2022 Scholarships to support wildlife coexistence in Canada Charity The Fur-Bearers offering arts and science scholarships for second year North Vancouver – Scholarships to support wildlife coexistence through the arts and scientific research are once again available from Canadian charity The Fur-Bearers.  Created in 2021, The Fur-Bearers’ Arts and Science Scholarship program supports individuals who are committed to improving coexistence with wildlife in Canada. The scholarships, one in an arts stream and one in a science stream, are awarded to support projects involving fur-bearing animals that promote coexistence with wildlife.  The arts stream is for projects that use the arts to engage with their communities and share the…