|Rachel Parent (Toronto, Ontario)|
Rachel, age17, founder of Kids Right to Know, is an environmental safe food youth activist and a vocal advocate for social justice and animal rights. She is an international speaker, Huffington Post blogger, a 4th generation vegetarian and she is best known for her heated debate about GMO labeling with TV host Kevin O’Leary on CBC. She advocates for our right to know what’s in our food by making GMO labeling a law in Canada. That spark then evolved into Kids Right to Know, a not-for-profit organization that she founded to inform the public, especially other children, about food safety. www.kidsrighttoknow.com Follow her on Twitter @RachelsNews.com Meet Rachel in Booth 524.
|Responsible Ethical Food Choices|
|Saturday 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, 206|
Rachel will speak and present short video clips about the importance of making responsible ethical food choices and how simple everyday actions and simple purchasing decisions hold the power to create a healthier and safer world for everyone. She will explain the best way to avoid consuming unlabeled GMO food and glyphosate when making our everyday food choices.