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Black Lives Matter

As individuals and as an organization, we at CHLPI pledge to reflect on our role in supporting, exacerbating, and failing to meaningfully question and address systemic racism. The CHLPI team pledges to recognize our role in the current model, and do better. Read our statement on racial justice here

Health Law and Policy Clinic COVID-19 Response

HLPC’s COVID-19 response initiatives ranges from promoting best practice for access to essential care, to ensuring a sound public health response by government, to keeping people at home and out of emergency rooms by addressing social determinants of health. Learn more and access our resources here. 

Food Law and Policy Clinic COVID-19 Response

COVID-19 continues to impact life and society in many ways, including our food systems. FLPC’s efforts to address the crisis include supporting donations of excess food due to business closures, analyzing opportunities to increase low-cost home food delivery, and shoring up emergency food systems. Learn about our efforts here.

Support for the Zero Food Waste Act

Each year, between 30-40% of all food in the United States is unsold or uneaten. Most becomes food waste, heading straight to landfill, incineration, down the drain, or left in the fields—all while millions face hunger and our ecosystems are […]

The lie of “expired” food and the disastrous truth of America’s food waste problem

This article was written by Alissa Wilkinson and published by Vox on July 8, 2021.  Maybe you know the routine. Every so often, I go through my refrigerator, check labels on the items, and throw out anything that’s a month, […]

Strengthening WIC to improve health: A prescription for change

Originally written by Kathryn Garfield, Emma Scott and Cissie Bonini and posted on The Hill on 6/23/21. We’ve all been told to eat more fruits and vegetables. But did you know that diets that are too low in produce are […]

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