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Meeting the Global Food Security Challenge

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Meeting the Global Food Security Challenge: The Role of the Organic Sector

Liz Carlisle

How are we doing, on a global basis, in meeting people’s dietary needs? Where are the gaps? How can organic agriculture help?

Dr. Liz Carlisle
Stanford University Author,
“Lentil Underground”

Liz Carlisle is a Lecturer in the School of Earth, Energy, and Environmental Sciences at Stanford University, where she teaches courses on food and agriculture, sustainability transition, and environmental communication. She holds a Ph.D. in Geography from UC Berkeley and a B.A. in Folklore and Mythology from Harvard University, and she formerly served as Legislative Correspondent for Agriculture and Natural Resources in the Office of U.S. Senator Jon Tester. Recognized for her academic writing with the Elsevier Atlas Award, which honors research with social impact, Liz has also published numerous pieces for general audience readers, in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Business Insider, and Stanford Social Innovation Review. Recently, she is the author of the book Lentil Underground, which chronicles the sustainable agriculture movement in her home state of Montana.

 

 

 

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