Food As Resistance @ The North End Bell Tower, Winnipeg [16 March]

Food As Resistance

18:00 - 20:00

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The North End Bell Tower
Winnipeg, Manitoba
You're invited to join us for the 3rd installment of our «Food As Medicine initiative!

FOOD AS RESISTANCE invites community members to come learn about how in a world where access to affordable, nutritious and culturally appropriate food is this difficult, being healthy is an act of resistance!

— U of Manitoba Students will be sharing food and stories from their recent trip to Belize with food for families to take home as well!
— Food Not Bombs will share information about their philosophy and history!
— We will learn about 2 new research projects:
1) Building Evidence to Inform Policies and Programs for Food and Nutrition Security in Manitoba Youth (Joyce)
2) A proposal for introducing a pop beverage tax to combat diabetes (Natalie)
Info on these announcements can be found here:

— This event will focus on „TRADITIONAL FOODS“ component of our Food As Medicine plan which includes (but is not limited to):
— Increase access to traditional foods on the land-
— How to braid sweetgrass lessons
— More berry picking groups (and planting berries in the city and out of the city, when we can provide transportation)
— Sharing stories about how food can be medicine

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