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Food Justice Workshop
June 1, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm EDT
About the session:
Where does our food come from and why does it matter? This workshop addresses the globalization of the food industry and how food-related policies affect the lives of both food producers and us as consumers! Participants will learn how to take steps towards creating food justice in their communities.
– To understand how the North American food system works.
– To define what food sovereignty is.
– To increase awareness of how your food choices can be part of positive social and environmental change around the world.
– To show examples of how we can take action by changing our food choices and getting involved in community initiatives.
About the Longhouse Dialogues:
The Longhouse Dialogues is a Women Deliver Mobilization-satellite event from May 31-June 5, 2019 that BC Council for International Cooperation (BCCIC) and partners are hosting. It consists of six days of exciting events and dialogues that will explore issues pertinent to women and girls in BC and Canada, the Longhouse Dialogues complement the Women Deliver conference while being free to the public.
Please visit our new website for more information: www.longhousedialogues.com