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Attend the Greenfull Project to learn more about food security and sovereignty alongside youth in the Peel Region!

 
About the Event

The Girls Empowerment Movement (GEM) is excited to present our first online event of 2021, the Greenfull Project a FREE space for youth ages 13-25 of all identities and abilities, to learn more about food sustainability, security, and sovereignty on land currently known as the Peel Region, Ontario, Canada.

Join us for an interactive Zoom session to discuss how we can change our present and future through personal learning, action, and collective resistance. We will be joined by community guest facilitators Rav (@Shade of Miti), an urban farmer running a climate justice organization, and Justice for Indian Farmers TO, a grassroots organization of Sikh-Panjabi youth advocating for farmers and workers rights in India.

MAY 15, 2021

12-3PM

Register today!

To ensure the virtual safety of all participants, we ask those interested to pre-register to attend. If you can no longer attend, kindly let us know so we can ensure those on the waitlist can attend. Volunteer hours can be provided on request.

This event is supported with funding through the Jane Goodall's Roots and Shoots A.P.E. Fund and additional support from Rapport Youth & Family Services.

Please Note: The GEM team is committed to creating an accessible and anti-oppressive space. Please let us know if you have any accommodation requests or questions at peel.gems@gmail.com

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GEM acknowledges that our work is situated on the traditional territories of the Anishinaabe, Huron-Wendat, Haudenosaunee, the Métis, and most recently, the Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation covered by Treaties 14 and 19.