future of food

Wed. Oct. 10: Infant food insecurity in Canada: The breastfeeding paradox, politics of infant food charity, and second-hand baby food environments with Lesley Frank

Wed. Oct. 10: Infant food insecurity in Canada: The breastfeeding paradox, politics of infant food charity, and second-hand baby food environments with Lesley Frank

Dr. Lesley Frank is an Associate Professor of Sociology from Acadia University and a Visiting Associate professor in the Faculty of Land and Food Systems.

Tues. Sept. 11th, Women, the right to land and resources, and the political-humanitarian crisis in Nicaragua with Martha Sánchez

Tues. Sept. 11th, Women, the right to land and resources, and the political-humanitarian crisis in Nicaragua with Martha Sánchez

Join us for our first Future of Food Global Dialogue series on Tuesday, September 11, at noon.

Tues. Oct. 2, 2018 at 2pm: Big Food ‘Feeding’ the Hungry Poor? Economic Democracy, Food Justice and Human Rights

Tues. Oct. 2, 2018 at 2pm: Big Food ‘Feeding’ the Hungry Poor? Economic Democracy, Food Justice and Human Rights

Join us for a triple book launch to explore the topics of civil society, public policies and the right to food with Andy Fisher (Big Hunger), Annette Aurélie Desmarais (Public Policies for Food Sovereignty) and Graham Riches (Food Bank Nations).

Wed. Oct. 3rd, The Emancipatory Politics of Food Sovereignty with Annette Desmarais

Wed. Oct. 3rd, The Emancipatory Politics of Food Sovereignty with Annette Desmarais

Annette Desmarais joins us from the University of Manitoba to analyze how food sovereignty is conceptualized and practiced in the Basque Country, and how this food sovereignty seeks to build and mobilize on the global political scale.

Tues. Nov. 6, Food insecurity: examining a complex problem through a systems thinking lens with Stephanie Godrich

Tues. Nov. 6, Food insecurity: examining a complex problem through a systems thinking lens with Stephanie Godrich

Join visiting Registered Public Health Nutritionist Dr Stephanie Godrich to discuss determinants of food insecurity and showcase an Australian-first project that is examining the issue using a systems thinking approach.