Engineers Without Borders - The Politics of Food Aid

Tuesday, January 24, 2006 - 7:00 PM
CIGI, Seagram Room, 57 Erb Street West, Waterloo, Canada
Jan 24

Engineers Without Borders presents "The Politics of Food Aid" featuring Jennifer Clapp, Chair in International Governance, CIGI and Associate Professor at the University of Waterloo.

This talk will introduce you to the issues related to food aid and international development. The presentation is aimed at the general public and no background knowledge is assumed or required.

There is no cost to attend this event (free to all who are interested)!

 

Event Speakers

Jennifer Clapp is the CIGI chair in Global Environmental Governance and professor at the Balsillie School of International Affairs and the University of Waterloo. Her published work covers a range of topics at the interface of the global economy, food and the environment, including the politics of agricultural trade, food aid, agricultural biotechnology and the role of transnational corporations in global environmental and food governance.