Agriculture’s Role in Addressing Climate Change.

AAUW Palo Alto is co-sponsoring this event with the Palo Alto League of Women Voters on  Monday, April 17, from from 12-1:30 pm at the First Baptist Church of Palo Alto.

Lunch with League: Agriculture’s Role in Addressing Climate Change.In celebration of Earth Day, join us for a panel discussion on how we, as individuals and as a society, can lower the carbon footprint of our food.Please join us for a lively panel discussion with experts:

  • Rob Jackson, Stanford Professor and Senior Fellow at the Woods Institute for the Environment;
  • Suds Jain, from the Citizens’ Climate Lobby, will discuss agriculture’s role in contributing to CO 2 emissions.
  • Gilonne d’Origny will discuss her work on bridging the climate innovation gap including in meet production, shifting from watts to calories.

Spring Menu includes: Spring Pea Risotto with Meyer Lemon Zest & Parsley Hazelnut Pesto; Mixed Green Salad, Toasted Almond with Rosemary Balsamic Extra Virgin Oil Dressing; Lavender-Orange-Infused Mini Cup Dark Chocolates with Fresh Berries and Lavender Tea. $15.00. (gluten and dairy free)

Please RSVP by Friday, April 14 either (a) at or (b) by calling 650-903-0600 to leave your request, name and telephone number. Someone will call you back.