Friday, 10 April 2009
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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 email@example.com or 503.287.7847
Event Co-sponors: Witness for Peace Northwest, Olympia Unitarian Universalist
Congregation Social Justice Committee and Bridges Not Walls
St. John’s Episcopal Church
19th Avenue and Capital Way