Climate Change and Disaster Assistance.
If in the Washington, D.C. area join me for The Rural Coalition of Black Farmers, and the National Latina Farmers & Ranchers Trade Association (NLFRTA) Annual Winter Forum and Networking Dinner at the National Press Club December 13-14, 2018.
Additional updates and information can be found at:
Rural Coalition of Black Farmers: https://www.ruralco.org
The Rural Coalition
The National Latino Farmers & Ranchers Trade Association
Annual Winter Forum and Networking Dinner:
Celebrating 40 Years of Rural Resilience
Washington DC - December 13-14, 2018
Thurs. Dec 13 (9:00 AM – 5:00 PM - Location TBA)
Forum Program (tentative)
Fri. Dec. 14 (9 AM – 4 PM - Location TBA)
Forum Program (Tentative)
Morning – Building a Future for Agriculture for our Youth
A delegation will attend NASS Hall of Fame Event (https://www.nass.usda.gov/About_NASS/Hall_of_Fame/index.php )
Afternoon- Dialogue with our Partners and Allies on our shared work and the solutions we are building with communities.
Closing Session on Learning from our Histories.
Panelist During Days Event
Discussion: Climate Change & Disaster Assistance
-Eugene Pickett. Black Farmers & Ranchers of New Mexico
-Joel Segal. Justice Action Mobilization Network
-Charles Sharp. Black Emergency Managers Association International
Fri. Dec 14 (6 PM – 10 PM at National Press Club) –
Networking Dinner at the National Press Club.
Black Emergency Managers Association
1231 Good Hope Road S.E.
Washington, D.C. 20020
Change without Sacrifice is an Illusion. Lisa Ellis