The Agroecology and Livelihoods Collaborative (ALC)* at the University of Vermont (UVM), in partnership with the Community Agroecology Network (CAN), announce the 2017 International Agroecology Shortcourse. The course theme is:
We're hiring! CAN is looking for an Executive Assistant who will work closely with CAN staff and partner organizations to maintain administrative operations and assist in event coordination. The Executive Assistant
This day-long event is geared towards facilitating conversations and workshops around urban farm education best practices, and creating links between educators, farmers, community gardeners, public employees, and funders. Learn more.
Wed Mar 1 at 6:30 pm
Santa Cruz Museum of Art & Historoy
705 Front St., Santa Cruz, California
Thu Mar 2 at 7 pm
Watsonville Film Festival Presentation @ Appleton Grill
410 Rodriguez St, Watsonville, California
Seen through the eyes of small, midsize and large Mexican maize producers, SUNÚ knits together different stories from a threatened rural world. Screenings and discussion with filmmaker Teresa Camou and guest speakers.
CAN is a U.S.-based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to sustain rural livelihoods and environments in the global south through the integration of agroecology-based research, education, and development strategies. Our work is both regional and global, with projects and activities in Mexico, Central America, and the United States, and our International Agroecology Shortcourse, which has trained hundreds of farmers, researchers, and community leaders from around the world since 2000.