In anticipation of the 2021 United Nations Food Summit, The Green Party of the United States EcoAction Committee is hosting a nationwide online Food Forum this Sunday, June 6, 2021 at 4:00-5:30 p.m. ET. The following presentations will be followed by a panel discussion with Q & A.
Join the Green Party U.S. EcoAction Committee and guest speakers from across the nation to discuss critical food issues such as Food Democracy, Food Sovereignty, Food as a Human Right, Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK), Food Justice, Urban Food Deserts, Community Gardens and Pantries, Farmworker and Immigrant Stories, Regenerative Ag and more. In the lead-up to the U.N. 2021 Food Summitt, looking at food issues can inspire strong action towards a healthier, more sustainable and just food system for all.
"Food is Not a Human Right: Issues in Food Democracy"
Lana Chehabeddine, Behavioral Research Lead, Ruminate
"Green Solutions: Black Veganism and the End of Factory Farming"
Omowale Adewale, Black VegFest
"Imagining an Indigenized Food Campus"
Cody Henrickson, Carrie Tully, Evie Ferreira, HSU Food Sovereignty Lab
"Food Sovereignty: an Immigrant Farm Organizer's Journey"
Lupita Vazquez Reyes, Florida Farmworker Organizer and Community Garden Outreach Assistant
"Learn How to Live by Your Own Means"
Michelle "Chef Shelli" McInnis, Entrepreneur Chef
- June 06, 2021 at 4:00pm – 6pm
Green Party Eco-Action Committee