Policy and Organizing

The Paiute Tribe’s Food System Project restores control of food system

The Owen Valley’s Paiute tribe aims to regain control of its food system through its Sustainable Food System Development Project.

SOIL Transforms Waste Into Organic Compost

SOIL is a non-profit organization “dedicated to protecting soil resources, empowering communities and transforming wastes into resources in Haiti.”

World’s Largest Organization of Food Professionals Leads Event To Empower Nation and Improve Health

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics held its annual Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo, offering the most up to date nutritional information and trends.

Farm Aid’s Big Projects Benefit Small Family Farms around the Country

Here’s how some of music’s biggest rock icons are putting the small family farm at center stage with Farm Aid.

40 Chances to Create a Better Food System

Food Tank has compiled a list of 40 individuals and organizations breaking the status quo in food and nutrition security, food sovereignty, and food justice.

Restaurant Workers Fight for Fair Wages: An Interview with Jazmin Curiel, Member of ROC-Chicago

Restaurant workers are paid low wages, seldom receive employee benefits, and are rarely offered raises or promotions.

15 Websites Saving the Environment by Changing the Food System

Each of these 15 websites explores the complex relationship between food and the environment.

40 Organizations That Are Shaking Up the Food System

These 40 organizations are doing invaluable work to change the way we eat, grow, cook, buy, and sell food.

Chicago Council: The challenges are immense, but our capacity is unlimited, says Secretary Vilsack

Live-blogging the Chicago Council Global Food Security Symposium: Keynote speech by Secretary Tom Vilsack

Chicago Council: Trade and Agriculture: Challenges and Opportunities, Final Symposium Panel

Live-blogging the Chicago Council Global Food Security Symposium: Trade and Agriculture: Challenges and Opportunities, Final Symposium Panel