Friday, 10 April 2009
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Witness for Peace Northwest Speaker Tour

Free Trade Food Security and Migration in Mexico

A discussion with Baldemar Mendoza Jiménez, agro-ecologist with the Union of Organizations of the Sierra Juarez Oaxaca

Take a deeper look at the effects of NAFTA including resistance to genetically modified (GMO) corn the impact of migration on sending communities and the struggle for food security in Oaxaca ‘s indigenous communities.

This event is open to the public. Professional translation (English-Spanish) provided.

For more information contact Regional Organizer Beth Poteet at wfpnw@witnessforpeace.org or 503.287.7847

Event Co-sponors:
Witness for Peace Northwest, Olympia Unitarian Universalist
Congregation
Social Justice Committee and Bridges Not Walls

Location:

St. John’s Episcopal Church
19th Avenue and Capital Way