Food Security workshop information:
Date: Tuesday, March 3
Time: 6:30PM – 8:45PM
RSVP via Eventbrite: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/food-security-workshop-tickets-15736483245?aff=efbevent
Facebook Event Page: http://on.fb.me/1Alv3cL
Location: UBC-Point Grey Campus. 1961 E Mall, Irving K. Barber Library. ROOM 261, Vancouver, CA
Cost: None! Thanks to the UBC Connect to Community Grants (donations welcome)
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BELOW IS MORE DETAILED INFORMATION REGARDING THE WORKSHOP
Human population is growing and the increasing demands of our industrial processes and urbanized systems have put a strain on our environment and health. Join us for insights on what we can do as individuals and as a society to access healthy and sustainable food sources while learning about local, national, and international food security.
Stephanie Lim: Coordinator, Renfrew Collingwood Food Security Institute (Local and Community Food Security Initiatives)
Karly Pinch: Farmer and coordinator for the Vancouver Urban Farming Society
Jill Guerra: MA, interdisciplinary background. Research focus on the intersection of sustainable agriculture initiatives, food security & poverty reduction (focus in Latin America)
NOTE: Please RSVP via EventBrite by Monday, March 2 at 5:00pm PST. If you can no longer attend, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. These workshops are more interactive in nature and hence smaller in size so make sure to RSVP before spots fill up!