Nourish Speakers Series – June 28, 2018
Hungry Ontarians: Charity, the Right to Food & Public Policy
Nourish, along with Peterborough Food Action Network members, will be welcoming Graham Riches to Peterborough on Thursday, June 28 from 1:30-3:000 pm at Peterborough Public Health (2nd Floor).
Graham Riches is an Emeritus Professor and former Director of the School of Social Work at UBC. His research and publications lie primarily in the field of poverty studies, human rights and social policy with a focus on the politics of hunger, food charity (food banking), and social welfare. He speaks internationally about domestic hunger, social policy and the Right to Food. His most recent publication is Food Bank Nations. Poverty, Corporate Charity and the Right to Food.
All are welcome to attend this free event. Register at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/hungry-ontarians-charity-the-right-to-food-public-policy-tickets-46803641953
For more information call 705-743-3526 ext. 102.