Pages tagged "food"


A Greener Food Industry

Authors: Green For All

Originally posted on Green Jobs Index

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NEW REPORT: Green Jobs in a Sustainable Food System

Authors: Claudia Preparata, Research Director

Our food system is broken. A system that fails to meet basic food needs for millions of Americans - while some 40 percent of all food produced is thrown away and not eaten - is one that needs fixing. There are more than 50 million people in the US today who live in food insecure households, with African American and Latino households being amongst the most vulnerable. 

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Food Justice is Environmental Justice is Social Justice

Authors: Zoe Hollomon, Green For All Academy Fellow Candidate

Most people don't understand how Food Justice and Food Security relate to Social Justice and Environmental Justice. I'd like to tell you a story to about a family from my community which I hope will shed some light on these critical issues and their interconnections.

 

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