Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Planting Seeds Of Change - Local Food Security Meeting

 Windsor Essex FOOD-NEWS

PLANTING SEEDS FOR CHANGE: MARCH 19 AT 8 AM


Join P2P at the Planting Seeds for Change forum to help promote and work toward a more sustainable food system for Windsor-Essex County residents.

TOPICS – the current health status of Windsor-Essex County residents, the Ontario Local Food Act, the impact poverty has on food insecurity and our community as a whole, current work being conducted by the Food Advocacy Network and policy strategies for Windsor-Essex County residents, and a panel will be discussing various topics related to food including charity versus food justice, and food as it relates to economic development.

P2P's Adam Vasey will be presenting and part of the panel discussion.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND? Key decision-makers and community stakeholders who can influence the development and implementation of food-related strategies and policies within their organizations and the community at large.

COST – FREE!

• Includes a health promoting, “Meet Smart” breakfast.

• Up to six people from your organization can attend.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

By phone or email: Meghan Bolton

  519-258-2146   ext. 3200

mbolton@wechealthunit.org


Co-Sponsored by Go For Health Windsor-Essex, Food Matters, Pathway to Potential, City of Windsor, and the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit.

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