Black Women on Black Food Sovereignty

June 30th 2020. 14:00 to 15:30

Tuesday June 30
2pm EST

This panel will discuss the ways in which colonialism, anti-Black racism, capitalism, white supremacy, and patriarchy are among the organizing principles embedded in the food system

This panel will feature:
  • Karen Washington (USA) - Community food advocate and Co-founder of Black Urban Growers
  • Leticia Deawuo (Canada) - Black Creek Community Farm Director
  • Deirdre (Dee) Woods (UK)- Good food ‘action-ist’ and Co-founder of Granville Community Kitchen
  • Cheyenne Sundance (Canada)- Founder of Sundance Harvest Urban Farm

Panel moderator is Rosie Mensah, a Toronto based Registered Dietician and member of the FoodShare Board of Directors.

Register for Zoom link at:

Note: the Zoom tickets are sold out, but the event will be livestreamed on FoodShare's Facebook page

The event will include ASL translation