Launching of Canadian Council on Food Sovereignty and Health - May 24, 2015

May 24, 2015 12:15 pm
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Join us at the official launch date for the Canadian Council on Food Sovereignty and Health, a national food advocacy organization in Windsor-Essex, the largest food-producing region in Canada.

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Sunday May 24, 2015
1-4pm
Giovanni Caboto Club
2175 Parent Avenue
Windsor, Ontario N8X 4K2

Tickets available at: http://bookfoodsovereignty.eventbrite.ca
$10 suggested donation at the door

Renowned Health Canada whistleblower and food safety crusader Dr. Shiv Chopra will be headlining the launch. “The launch of the Council,” says John Jones, organizer and campaigner in the Windsor organic food movement, “is meant to be the beginning of a national movement of Canadians mobilizing against government corruption of the food system.”

Speakers:

  • Shiv Chopra, Health Canada Whistleblower
  • Alex Atamanenko, MP (NDP)
  • Paul DewCanadian Council Food Sovereignty Healthar, MP (NDP)
  • Elizabeth May, Leader (Green Party)
  • David Yazbeck, Counsel

Panelists:

  • Jodi Koberinski, Director, CCFSH
  • Steve Green, Director, United Community Gardens Cooperative
  • Vince Trudell, President, DeDell Seeds
  • Rachel Parent, Kids Right to Know
  • Lesley Labbe and Kim DeYong, Our Farm Organics

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