Policy and Organizing

    101 Facts That Make Us Hopeful About the Future of Food

    Food Tank is highlighting 101 stories of hope, innovation, and success, in creating a better food system.

    Advocacy Groups Push for Inclusion of Sustainability Recommendations in U.S. Dietary Guidelines

    The recent release of the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee’s sustainability recommendations has prompted broad support from advocacy groups.

    Now Serving Real Food: University of Utah Marks Milestone Victory for Student Organizers

    University of Utah is now dedicated to serving twenty percent real food—defined as local, fair, humane, and ecologically sound—by 2020.

    Better Together: How Collaboration and Market Access Improves Rural Communities

    Collaboration and technology use will allow farmers’ to increase productivity, food security and to better understand their rights.

    24 TED Talks That Will Help Save the Food System

    Food Tank has decided to highlight 24 TED talks specifically around food issues that we found compelling and worth sharing.

    Pushing for International Agreements: The Milan Protocol

    Speakers on the “Pushing for International Agreements: The Milan Protocol” panel tackled the world of international trade and agreements related to agriculture.

    Resolving to Tax Soda

    Berkeley’s soda tax reignites flames between activists and Big Soda.

    Three Questions with Emily Broad Leib of Harvard Law School

    Food Tank recently had the opportunity to speak with Emily Broad Leib, of Harvard Law School, who will be speaking at the 1st Annual Food Tank Summit.

    Four Questions with Food & Water Watch’s Patty Lovera

    Food Tank recently had the opportunity to speak with Patty Lovera of Food & Water Watch, who will be speaking at the 1st Annual Food Tank Summit.

    Five Questions with Jenn Yates of the Union of Concerned Scientists

    Food Tank recently had the opportunity to speak with Jenn Yates of the Union of Concerned Scientists, who was one of the speakers at the 2015 Food Tank Summit.