The Farm Bill — Capitol Hill talk with Daniel Imhoff and Christina Badaracco

The Farm Bill — Capitol Hill talk with Daniel Imhoff and Christina Badaracco

Daniel Imhoff and Christina Badaracco, co-authors of The Farm Bill: A Citizen's Guide, speak with congressional staffers about the new farm bill and the implications of food policy. They are joined by Mike Lavender, Senior Manager of Government Affairs for the Union of Concerned Scientists' Food & Environment program.

Special thanks to the offices of Rep. Jared Huffman and Rep. Earl Blumenauer for helping arrange this event.

Twenty Years of Life

Twenty Years of Life

In the book, Twenty Years of Life , author Suzanne Bohan explores the disturbing flip side of the “American dream”: your health is largely determined by your zip code. The strain of living in a neighborhood with sub-par schools, lack of parks, fear of violence, few to no healthy food options, and the stress of unpaid bills is literally taking years off people’s lives.

New Perspectives on Climate Change — CNU Climate Summit

New Perspectives on Climate Change — CNU Climate Summit

Island Press author Peter Calthorpe speaking at the CNU Climate Summit on the ways urban planners and designers can understand the real consequences of climate change across different interest groups.

For more information on Urban Footprint, visit https://urbanfootprint.io/. 

Diversifying Urban Design - CNU 25 Panel

Diversifying Urban Design - CNU 25 Panel

This panel explores the dearth of diversity in urban design and planning—and its impact on communities. It also suggests ways to build a pipeline of talent that better reflects the diversity of cities. 

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