Session 1 Workshops | Policy & Advocacy

Date: Mon, March 13
Time: 11:10 AM - 12:40 PM

All Politics Is Local: Borough Presidents Get Active For Food Justice

Room: Milbank 

Borough presidents are increasingly important voices for local food issues. But few of us know the extent of how Borough Presidents can advocate for a more just, sustainable food system for New Yorkers. Join Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, speaking with City Harvest's Director of Policy and Community Engagement, David DeVaughn, for a lively conversation about food, hunger, equity, and politics. 

Moderator: David DeVaughn, Directory of Policy & Community Engagement, City Harvest

Speakers: Ruben Diaz, Bronx Borough President; Gale Brewer, Manhattan Borough President

Policy & Advocacy