SF Bay Area Indymedia indymedia
About Contact Subscribe Calendar Publish Print

Haiti | East Bay

View other events for the week of 10/14/2010

Title: From the Bay Area to Port-au-Prince: Creating Food Sovereignty in Haiti
START DATE: Thursday October 14
TIME: 7:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location Details:
Humanist Hall, 390 27th St, Oakland
Event Type: Other
Keynote speaker Pierre Labossiere, Haitian activist with the Haiti Action Committee, will frame the evening, followed by discussions focused on how Food Justice & Food Sovereignty are working out on the ground in Haiti and locally. Host Weyland Southon of KPFA's Hard Knock Radio, speakers Eric Holt-Giménez, executive director of Food First, and Nikki Henderson, executive director of People’s Grocery, with more speakers to be announced. Musician Tacuma King & Bay Area Youth Arts will perform, plus local, sustainably sourced refreshments. Time: 7pm. Location: Humanist Hall, 390 27th St, Oakland. Cost: $10-$10,000 sliding scale. For more information contact: beck [at] ecologycenter.org, 510.548.2220 x233. Purchase tickets for this event here.

Added to the calendar on Saturday Sep 25th, 2010 3:09 PM

iCal Import this event into your personal calendar.