Policy and Organizing

Growing the Local Food Economy of Denver as a Community

Grow Local Colorado is promoting local food, local economy, and local community throughout Denver, CO.

10 Food Policy Questions We Want Answered From the 2016 Presidential Candidates

These are the 10 food policy questions that every 2016 presidential candidate needs to answer.

New Law Could Change France’s Food System for the Better

French Parliament has voted in favor of a law that could revolutionize their food system.

Eliminating Toxic Pesticides from Our Food and Environment

Beyond Pesticides is bringing pesticide policy reform to Washington, D.C.

Misguided Dietary Guidelines?

The new Dietary Guidelines disappoint nutrition experts who had hoped for sustainability recommendations.

Pilot Study Finds Diet Management at Food Banks Improves Diabetes among Low-Income Populations

A recent study determined that the targeted management of diabetes and diet among low-income populations at food banks resulted in disease improvement.

Pennsylvania-based Organization Unifies the Anti-Hunger Movement, Pushes for Policy Change

Hunger-Free Pennsylvania is a network of food banks and charitable organizations striving to strengthen the anti-hunger movement.

Dietary Guidelines Miss the Mark on Sustainability

The new Dietary Guidelines disappoint nutrition experts who had hoped for sustainability recommendations.

Agriculture as a Gateway to Poverty Alleviation

The Chicago Council of Global Affairs aims to generate discussion of global food security issues.

116 Orgs You Might Not Have Heard About, But Should Know in 2016

This year, Food Tank is featuring 116 organizations you may not have heard about, but should look out for over the new year.