The Right to Food, Gender Equality and Economic Policy
Workshop Rapporteur and Writer: Alexandra Spieldoch.
Editor: Savi Bisnath.
This report is the culmination of a two-day experts meeting, “The Right to Food, Gender Equality and Economic Policy.” The meeting was organized as a means to contribute to the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the right to food’s work on gender equality, including a final report for the United Nations Human Rights Council in 2013. To this end CWGL brought together economists, researchers and advocates, working from a feminist perspective on various aspects of the food system, to offer analysis and recommendations. This meeting took place on September 16-17, 2011 at the Center for Women’s Global Leadership (CWGL)
Interviews: Genevieve Cato and Ria DasGupta
Editing: Ria DasGupta
The intention in this informative video is to provide policy-makers, activists and academics working on gender equality, the right to food and economic policy with information on key issues related to the intersections of food rights, economic policy and feminism. This video highlights key discussion points of a two-day expert meeting.