The Craig Fahle Show

Food Justice on the Table at Detroit Food Policy Conference

Thursday, April 3, 2014

The Detroit Food Policy Council will host its Annual Summit April 3-4 at Focus: Hope. to engage the community in a series of workshops and activities designed toward strengthening the local food system.

LaDonna Redmond, founder of The Campaign for Food Justice Now is here to explain the term "food justice" and how she thinks it manifests i in our communities.

Policies on the table include:

Current access to quality food in Detroit

Hunger and malnutrition

Impacts/effects of an inadequate diet

Citizen education

Economic injustice in the food system

Urban agriculture

The role of schools and other public institutions

Emergency response