Laboratory for the Interdisciplinary Study of Food

Agricultural Reform, Markets and Governance in Rwanda

With Author, Chris Huggins

English
Date: 
Thursday, 12 October 2017 - 1:00 pm
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Employee Giving

The annual Employee Giving program is uOttawa's employee fundraising initiative that seeks to engage faculty, support staff and retirees in the advancement of our vibrant community.   We all have causes dear to our heart and this prompts us to say: "I Give".   Together, we give because our students are our inspiration.   We give because we are proud of what makes uOttawa a cross-roads of cultures, languages and perspectives.  
English
Date: 
Wednesday, 24 February 2016 - 8:00 am to Friday, 15 April 2016 - 11:00 pm
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Programme de dons des employés

Le Programme annuel de dons des employés est l'occasion pour le personnel administratif, le corps professoral et les retraités de l'Université de contribuer à l'avancement de notre communauté dynamique.   Nous avons tous des causes qui nous tiennent à cœur et qui nous incitent à dire « Je donne ». Ensemble, nous donnons parce que nos étudiants nous inspirent. Nous donnons parce que nous sommes fiers de ce qui fait de l'Université d'Ottawa un carrefour des cultures, des langues et des points de vue.  
French
Date: 
Wednesday 24 February 2016 à 08 h 00 to Friday 15 April 2016 à 23 h 00
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Telling Stories and Shaping Tastes:

English
How are restaurants conceived by owners and designers? What has changed during the food and travel boom of the last two decades?Creative director and food scholar Robert McKeown will take us through the back door of global hospitality development, showing us the how and the why behind the places and spaces we love to eat, to follow, and to talk about.  
Sub-title: 
Hospitality, F-and-B, and Curated Experience
Date: 
Wednesday, 23 March 2016 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
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Projection du documentaire Black Gold

Joignez-vous à nous pour une discussion autour du documentaire portant sur le conflit entre les acteurs multinationaux qui dominent le commerce mondial du café et les communautés qui paient pour leur avidité à travers l'histoire d'un Éthiopien essayant de sauver 74 000 cultivateurs de café de la faillite.

French
Date: 
Wednesday 30 March 2016 à 19 h 00
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Documentary screening of Black Gold

Join us as we watch the conflict between the multinational players that dominate the world coffee trade, and the struggling communities that pay for their greed through the story of an Ethiopian man trying to save 74,000 struggling coffee farmers from bankruptcy.

English
Date: 
Wednesday, 30 March 2016 - 7:00 pm
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Souveraineté alimentaire, un nouvel enjeu pour le féminisme

French
Séminaire-midi, avec Dominique Masson, professeure titulaire en sociologie et à l'Institut d'études féministes et de genre, et Anabel Paulos, doctorante à Université d’Ottawa.  
Sub-title: 
Le cas de la Marche mondiale des femmes
Date: 
Wednesday 10 February 2016 à 11 h 30 to à 13 h 00
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Food Sovereignty as a New Issue for Feminism

English

Brown bag seminar, with Dominique Masson, professor at the institute of feminist and gender studies and the department of sociology and anthropology, and Anabel Paulos, postdoctoral research fellow. 

Sub-title: 
The Case of the World March of Women
Date: 
Wednesday, 10 February 2016 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
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COP-21 Paris: Quoi de neuf avec les changements climatiques?

 

Le laboratoire d’études interdisciplinaires sur l’alimentation, l’école d’études politiques et l’institut de l’environnement vous invitent à une table ronde sur les résultats de la Conférence de Paris de 2015 sur le climat.

French
Date: 
Thursday 28 January 2016 à 11 h 30 to à 13 h 00
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Paris COP 21: What’s New With Climate Change?

The Laboratory for the Interdisciplinary Study of Food, the Institute of the Environment and the School of Political Studies invite you to a bilingual round table discussion on the outcome and potential impact of the Paris Climate Conference 2015 (COP-21).

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English
Date: 
Thursday, 28 January 2016 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
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