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PIBC PlanTalk: Urban Food Renaissance

What are the challenges facing planners and policy makers in
addressing issues related to food security and public health? How can
we contribute to effective actions that address these challenges? Join
us at the upcoming PlanTalk for a discussion on these issues with
representatives from the City of Vancouver, City of Surrey, UBC Farm,
and BC Healthy Communities.

Urban Food Renaissance brings together Samara Brock (Vancouver), Mark
Bomford (UBC Farm), Mark Allison (Surrey), and Deirdre Goudriaan (BC
Healthy Communities) for a discussion on issues of food security,
health and policy, moderated by Paris Marshall Smith (UBC SCARP).

When:
Monday April 27th at 19h (18h30 for refreshments)

Where:
SFU Harbour Centre, room 1600 (515 West Hastings)

Cost:
$20 PIBC Members*
$25 Non-PIBC Members
$5 Students
Payable by cash or cheque at the door. Receipts will be issued.
*This event will count for 2.0 CPD units for PIBC members.

Please RSVP to Brent Elliott by Thursday, April 23 at:
brent.elliott(at)halcrow.com

Written by Stephen Rees

April 21, 2009 at 11:20 am

Posted in food security

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