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Social Justice Film Festival

February 13-15 at UPEI

Posted: Thursday 22nd January 2015 14:48

The Island Peace Committee and CUPE Global Justice, with Cinema Politica Charlottetown, present The First Annual Social Justice Film Festival at UPEI, February 13-15. Admission by donation. Read more to see the schedule, or find Cinema Politica on FaceBook.

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Dirt! The Movie

Wednesday, February 25, PEI Farm Centre, 7 p.m.

Posted: Thursday 22nd January 2015 14:43

The PEI Food Security Network will host a screening of the film Dirt! The Movie on Wednesday, February 25th at the PEI Farm Centre in Charlottetown, at 7:00 p.m. Admission is by donation. The film explores the importance of healthy soils as the basis for food production and global food security, examines the pressures that are causing widespread depletion of soil and looks at some examples of projects aimed at improving and managing soil sustainably.

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Alternative Food Marketing:Encouraging Local Health Institutions to Buy Local Food

Workshop hosted by the PEI Food Security Network

Posted: Thursday 22nd January 2015 14:31

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm (Storm Date: Thursday, March 5) PEI Farm Centre, 420 University Ave, Charlottetown Special-for-PEI video presentation on local procurement by Toronto-based, Wayne Roberts, food policy analyst with local-food expert, Lori Stahlbrand Pre-registration required by: February 25, 2015 To register: email or phone cooperinstitute@eastlink.ca or 902-894-4573

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Cooper Institute is an education and community development centre in the province of Prince Edward Island, Canada. The main program areas of our organization are livable income for all, food sovereignty and cultural diversity and inclusion. Within these programs, we conduct research and popular education projects on provincial, national, and international level.

The REPORT of Cooper Institute's first annual Social Justice Symposium is now available! You can also watch a video of Chandra Pasma's presentation: Powerless Workes and Apathetic Citizens: Is Basic Income The Cure?


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And here we are, at Cooper Institute's 30th Anniversary Celebration
May 7, 2014.