Lessons from Cuba – a talk by Dr Julia Wright

Leeds Cuba Solidarity has organised a talk by Dr Julia Wright on Wednesday 23 Feb at 7.30 p.m. in Leeds Civic Hall.

The subject of the talk is “Lessons from Cuba – Sustainable agriculture and food security in a time of oil scarcity.” All are welcome and entrance is free. See the calendar for a map to the venue.

Julia Wright has worked for over 25 years in sustainable and organic agriculture research and development internationally and often visits Cuba. In 1998 she commenced doctorate research in Cuba, studying their food and farming systems.

She is currently Deputy Director of the Centre for Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems at Coventry university (in association with Garden Organic), and is on the editorial committee of the International Journal of Cuban Studies.