Movement building needs to be inclusive and have a multi-issue focus. MORE
Virginia Clarke, Executive Director of Sustainable Agriculture and Food System Funders, gave a TED Talk on March 1st. The Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems Funders (SAFSF) was formed in 1991 by funders with a shared interest in economically viable, environmentally sound and socially responsible systems of food production, processing, distribution and consumption. MORE
Where does bacon come from????? MORE
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Martha Matsuoka is an Associate Professor, Urban and Environmental Policy at Occidental College. She focuses her teaching and research on issues such as metropolitan regionalism, sustainable community development, social movements, and environmental justice. Martha has worked with a wide range of NGOs, including the Green L.A. Coalition, the Environmental Justice Fund, and the Earth Island Institute, and was a founding member of the National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum and the Asian Pacific Environmental Network.
Nelson Carrasquillo of CATA Farmworker Support Center, Diana Lopez of the Southwest Workers Union, Charity Hicks of East Michigan Environmental Action Council, and Dana Parfait of Coastal Communities Collaborative presented their policy proposals to representatives from D.C. based organizations. EAT4Health is a project of the Noyes Foundation in partnership with other funders and the Praxis Project. MORE