Right to Food Seminar Series - Fall 2017
The Office of International Programs and International Food Security at Illinois (IFSI) are excited to announce the Right to Food Seminar Series during Fall semester 2017, in conjunction with the Division of Nutritional Sciences. Please mark you calendar for these distinguished speakers. More details will be forthcoming.
September 6: Batamaka Some, West Africa Regional Representative, McKnight Foundation. 4 p.m. in 180 Bevier.
October 4: Lisa Moon, President and CEO, The Global FoodBanking Network, 4 p.m. in 180 Bevier.
November 15: Dr. Hilal Elver, United Nations Human Rights Council, Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food. Time and location TBD.
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - IFSI lecture series Sept. 2015
Food Systems for Food Security Symposium - Feb. 2015
Professor Emeritus Gerald Nelson - Inaugural lecture Sept. 2014