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Throughout the year, the LCSFS hosts events related to sustainable food systems featuring researchers, students, and community partners.

Many of our events are recorded and available on our YouTube Channel

Upcoming Events

Growing a Just Food System: Migrant Labour in Canada 

March 1, 2024 | 2:00pm - 3:30pm EST.   

Panel Abstract

Joined by activist, writer, and former migrant farm worker Gabriel Allahdua, as well as Drs. Janet McLaughlin and Jenna Hennebry, the panel will take a close look at the role of migrant labour program reform in building just and sustainable food systems within Canada. Speakers will share their experiences with the current food system and the people who grow our food, and importantly, how the existing agricultural system impacts their health and wellbeing.


Andrew Spring (Moderator, The Laurier Centre for Sustainable Food Systems) 

Gabriel Allahdua (Activist, Author of Harvesting Freedom)  

Janet McLaughlin (Professor, Community Health, Wilfrid Laurier University) 

Jenna Hennebry (Professor, Communication Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University) 


Register for the event here

Past Events

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