Jill Guerra

M.A., Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability (UBC)
Participates in 27 items
Jill completed her Master's at the Institute of Resources, Environment and Sustainability at the UBC with a focus on sustainable food systems. Her thesis project examined incentives and barriers to farmers' decisions to transition to agroecology and organic agriculture within a progressive public procurement program in Santa Catarina, Brazil. Additional projects included research on the potential impact of the Trans Pacific Partnership on Canadian food sovereignty, the role of bi- and tri-lateral trade agreements on food security and analyzing dietary scenarios for establishing indigenous food sovereignty within the 'Namgis First NationJill currently works as the Research and Special Projects Coordinator at the Canada Organic Trade Association and is on the Research Advisory Group of Food Secure Canada's Sustainable Consumption for All project.

Sessions in which Jill Guerra participates

Thursday 1 November, 2018

Time Zone: EST/Eastern Time (US & Canada)
5:30 PM
5:30 PM
Friends of Food Secure Canada Book Launch 2 hours 5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM  |  McKibbins Irish Pub , McKibbins Irish Pub

Friday 2 November, 2018

Time Zone: EST/Eastern Time (US & Canada)
8:30 AM
8:30 AM
Opening Remarks 1 hour 8:30 AM  -  9:30 AM  |  Concordia University - H Building , H110
Talk / Conférence
Bilingual / bilingueSimultaneous translation / traduction en simultané
9:30 AM
9:30 AM
10:30 AM
10:30 AM
Coffee Break 30 minutes 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM  |  Concordia University - MB Building , MB Atrium & MB 3.130
Break / Pause
12:30 PM
12:30 PM
2:00 PM
2:00 PM
What's Sustainable About Local Food Systems? 1 hour 30 minutes 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM  |  Concordia University - MB Building , MB 2.130
Skills-building workshop / atelier
EnglishLocal Food Economy / Economie alimentaire locale
The Future of Food in Québec 1 hour 30 minutes 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM  |  Concordia University - MB Building , MB 1.210
Feature panel / la grande salle
Simultaneous translation / traduction en simultanéFrançais
Using Food to Build Bridges with Newcomers 1 hour 30 minutes 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM  |  Concordia University - MB Building , MB 2.430
Panel discussion / panel de discussion
EnglishLocal Food Economy / Economie alimentaire locale
3:30 PM
3:30 PM
Coffee Break 30 minutes 3:30 PM  -  4:00 PM  |  Concordia University - MB Building , MB Atrium & MB 3.130
Break / Pause
4:00 PM
4:00 PM
Creating sustainable meat value chains 1 hour 30 minutes 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM  |  Concordia University - MB Building , MB 5.215
Panel discussion / panel de discussion
Bilingual / bilingueLocal Food Economy / Economie alimentaire locale
Panel discussion / panel de discussion
Bilingual / bilingueLocal Food Economy / Economie alimentaire locale
5:30 PM
5:30 PM

Saturday 3 November, 2018

Time Zone: EST/Eastern Time (US & Canada)
10:30 AM
10:30 AM
Coffee Break 30 minutes 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM  |  Concordia University - MB Building , MB Atrium & MB 3.130
Break / Pause
11:00 AM
11:00 AM
Collaborative session / séance collaborative
Bilingual / bilingueGlobal / mondialPolicy / politique
The Changing Face of New Farmers 1 hour 30 minutes 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM  |  Concordia University - MB Building , MB 2.210
Panel discussion / panel de discussion
Bilingual / bilingueAgriculture
Season Jars: The Art of Fermentation Through Sauerkraut 1 hour 30 minutes 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM  |  Concordia University - Multi-faith & Spirituality Centre , Multi-faith & Spirituality Centre
 |  Signup required
Skills-building workshop / atelier
Bilingual / bilingue
12:30 PM
12:30 PM
2:00 PM
2:00 PM
Envisioning a School Food Program for Canada: If We Had a Billion Dollars 1 hour 30 minutes 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM  |  Concordia University - MB Building , MB CD (Conference Centre, 9th Floor)
Collaborative session / séance collaborative
School food / alimentation scolaireBilingual / bilingue
Panel discussion / panel de discussion
EnglishFood security / sécurité alimentaire
3:30 PM
3:30 PM
Coffee Break 30 minutes 3:30 PM  -  4:00 PM  |  Concordia University - MB Building , MB Atrium & MB 3.130
Break / Pause
6:00 PM
6:00 PM
Youth at the Table: Food Policy and Youth Networking Event 2 hours 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM  |  McKibbins Irish Pub , McKibbins Irish Pub
Social event / Activité sociale