Sunday, June 15, 2014

Fourth Annual New England Food Summit!- Day 2


I was elected as a state delegate to represent Rhode Island at the Fourth Annual Food Solutions New England Summit in Pawtucket Rhode Island on June 12 & 13, 2014.

Food Solutions New England or FSNE is a regional food systems learning-action network dedicated to advancing a sustainable New England food system. The UNH Sustainability Institute serves as the backbone organization for FSNE.

To read my post on Food Solutions New England click here

To read my post on Day one of the New England Food Summit click here

DAY 2-

Day two started bright and early with a continuation of our discussion on racial equity and food justice.

We then met as individual states to discuss next steps by state and as by a region.

The Rhode Island delegation made it clear that supported the Living Wage movement was one of its top priorities.