UC ANR to webcast Global Food Systems Forum


The University of California’s Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources will convene some of the world’s leading experts April 9 to address how to sustainably feed 8 billion people by 2025.

The UC Global Food Systems Forum will bring together people from a dynamic range of disciplines, including farmers, researchers, policymakers, economists, environmentalists and geopolitical experts in Ontario, Calif. The event will feature two moderated panels and keynote addresses by Mary Robinson, former president of Ireland and president of the Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate Justice, and Wes Jackson, founder and president of The Land Institute.

The forum will be webcast on April 9 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PDT. To learn more about the UC Global Food Systems Forum and to sign up to view the webcast, visit http://food2025.ucanr.edu.