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  • Sakeenah Shabazz
  • 23rd Class, 2016-2017 Field placement: Jesuit Social Research Institute (New Orleans, Louisiana) Sakeenah completed her field work with the Jesuit Social Research Institute (JSRI) at Loyola University New Orleans, a group dedicated to transforming the Gulf South through action research, analysis, education, and advocacy. She worked closely with JSRI’s Economic Policy Specialist to author an economic, social, and health analysis… Read more

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We champion programs and policies that strengthen food security across the United States and around the globe, including the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals, Feed the Future, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and federal Child Nutrition Programs.

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We work in coalition with national and international partner organizations to educate policymakers and advocate for effective food security policy.

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News & Events

Field Site Spotlight: Fort Pierce, Florida
October 18, 2017 Welcome to Field Site Spotlight, our ongoing series where current Emerson National and Leland International Hunger Fellows share what they Read more
People are going to create real solutions: an interview with Leland alum Laura Ostenso
September 20, 2017 We’re continuing our series of interviews with alums of the Leland and Emerson Hunger Fellows programs, catching up with what Read more

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