Zero Hunger Summer Seminar Session IV: The Policy-Making Process

Academy, Updates, Zero Hunger

This Friday, July 17, from 9am — 1 pm ET, we will host the fourth of five sessions of our 2020 Zero Hunger Summer Seminars. This year's Summer Seminars are held entirely online, and are free and open to the public.

This Friday we will finish our conversation about root causes of global hunger by focusing on smallholder farmers. Next, we will learn about the federal response to COVID-19 and how the CARES act has impacted employment and poverty in the United States. Finally, you will get to meet with Congressional staffers and ask them about their work, their role in the policy making process, and their career paths. Come prepared with questions for our speakers! Sign up here for link to the webinar, pre-reading, and full agenda.

Meet Our Presenters


Ashley Burnside

Policy Analyst, Income and Work Supports
Center for Law and Social Policy

Photo - Ashley Burnside

James Wangu

Ph.D. Researcher
Utrecht University

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Questions or problems registering? Contact Sam Stevens for assistance. We're looking forward to seeing you at the seminar!

We gratefully acknowledge the support of the Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation, the Bonner Foundation, the Kellogg Company Foundation, and Land O' Lakes for their generous support of the 2020 Summer Seminars.

 
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