CUNY SPH faculty disusses future of food policy in Trump era

September 5, 2017 | Press Releases & Announcements

Drs. Nevin Cohen, Jan Poppendieck, and Nicholas Freudenberg, faculty members at the CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy (CUNY SPH) have recently published an essay on food policy in the Journal of Food Law & Policy. The essay, “Food Justice in the Trump Era: Priorities for Urban Food Advocates,” discusses the future of food policy under the Trump administration.

“This essay, in a special issue of the Journal of Food Law & Policy on Food Policy in the Trump Era, identifies threats to recent gains in food security, nutrition, food safety, labor, and environmental health, and recommends strategies of resistance for urban food advocates,” explains Dr. Cohen.