Japan Vegetarian Society (Authorized NPO organization)
Our society was established in 1993, we are
one of the oldest vegetarian society existed in Japan. Our credo is "To
Consider the health for the mankind and the planet earth" and has been
actively involved with health issues, nutrition, environment, bioethics and
supporting the developing countries around the world. Also, we are active in
people's awareness for vegetarianism in Japan, we hold many seminars and
activities to teach, learn and share the knowledge nationwide with a large
numbers of health-conscious people who are interested in
vegetarianism/veganism. Currently we have 2700 registered members from Hokkaido
region to Okinawa region.
In 2020, our activities has been recognized
by the city of Osaka as highly-beneficial to the society, we were granted the
title of "Authorized NPO"
We are determined from now on to spread
this ever-healthy lifestyle of vegetarianism for the people, animals and the
was established with 75 original members.
Kakimoto was assigned as scholarly director for IVU
of Japanese Society for Vegetarian Research with
JPVS Vege/Vegan foods recommendation system.
a chapter for "Overseas Tourists Manual" produced by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and
"Meat Free Monday" by the Nobel award winner.
"Advisor course" recognized by Japanese Society for Vegetarian Research.
with Vegetarian Society in UK, JPVS was introduced on an article for Asahi News Paper.
award was given to Mr. Paul McCartney.
for "International Standard for Vegetarian Ingredients" by Minister of Agriculture.
"Japan Vegetarian Award"
for "Chugoku-region Vegetarian Guide Map (English)" by Minister of Transport.
a seminar at "Overseas Tourists Reception Manual" for the city of Tokyo.
a vegetarian party at the Indian Embassy commemorating the 150th anniversary of Gandhi's birth.
the congressmen group to promote Vegetarian/Vegan guidelines.
Became the authorized NPO by the city of Osaka as being an highly-beneficial organization to the
by worldly renowned VegNews.
"Narita Airport Handbook 2020"
"Foreign Tourists Support APP" by Japan Railway, Co,ltd. (JR)
of Japan Vegetarian Society SDGs 2020
2021 Became a team leader for the establishment of Vegetarian/Vegan JAS certification project.
2022 The Vegetarian/Vegan JAS certification. Which has been proposed by our society was approved by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.
2023 Our society (JPVS) has been officially authorized as a JAS certification agency.
If you are interested in joining us, please
JPVS (Japan Vegetarian Society/Authorized
Office: 5-7-25-505 Nishinakajima, Yodogawaku, Osaka-city, Osaka-fu
Tel/Fax 06-6868-9860 (country code ＋81)