Be our Valentine and learn about global land grabs at IATP

February 14th at 5:30pm CST - February 14th at 7:30pm CST

Be our Valentine and learn about global land grabs at IATP

Global Land Grabs on Valentine’s Day at IATP! That’s right. We want you to be our Valentine on February 14! We’ll be discussing global land grabs and food sovereignty.

Speaker information:
Alexandra Spieldoch is an independent consultant on gender, food security and sustainable development issues. She has worked with international NGOs, farmers' associations and foundations globally for many years. Alexandra is a contributor to a new book on land grabs from Island Press, The Global Farms Race: Land Grabs, Agricultural Investment, and the Scramble for Food Security.

Redwan Hamaza is chair of the Oromia Human Rights and Justice Council in Minneapolis, and an advocate for the protection of fundamental human rights and freedoms of the Oromos and other peoples in Ethiopia. Redwan will talk about land grab policies of the current Ethiopian regime and its impact on the indigenous life.

IATP President Jim Harkness will host and share his insights to land grabs in China.

Spend the evening with smart, friendly people learning about something important. IATP will provide the chocolates.

Link to live stream on youtube page available February 14, 5:30pm CST
Event will also be streamed on this page February 14, 5:30pm CST.