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Forum on healthy and sustainable food systems

posted Oct 29, 2015, 10:39 PM by Sean Donovan   [ updated Oct 29, 2015, 10:39 PM ]
Sydney Food Fairness write:

The Australian National University is hosting a forum on healthy and sustainable food systems on the 24th of November 2015.

 This forum will lay out what can and needs to be done by consumers, food industry, government and the not for-profit sectors to shape a healthy and sustainable food system for Australia based on empirical findings from two complementary Australian Research Council funded environmental sustainability – nutrition research projects: “FOODPRINT” and “SUSTAIN”.

 Speakers and facilitators include:

Ms Susan Helyar, ACOSS ACT

Ms Melissa Cameron, Dairy Australia

Dr Lisa Studdert, First Assistant Secretary, Department of Health

Ms Genevieve Jacobs, ABC Radio

Prof Sharon Friel, RegNet, The Australian National University

Prof Mark Lawrence, Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University

 Please find flyer attached for more information. The forum is free to attend but registration required.

 Link to register is:

http://regnet.anu.edu.au/events/rsvp/6187/creating-healthysustainable-food-system-australiarsvp

 Best wishes,

SFFA Team