Yale Law School
The Orville Schell Jr. Center for International Human Rights at Yale Law School presented a
talk on the IFST by IFST Association Director John Teton on October 7th, 2010.
Yale Website Announcement
International Food Security Treaty Featured in Harvard Magazine,
a general interest publication with a worldwide circulation of nearly one-quarter million.
Article in May-June, 2011 Issue
The Institute For The Future
IFST Director John Teton appeared as a guest expert presenting the International Food Security Treaty to the Institute's 2010 Ten-Year Forecast Conference in Sausalito, California on April 26, 2010.
Video of John Teton Addressing the Institute For the Future (7 min.)
Since 2000, International Food Security Treaty presentations in the United States have taken place at many venues including major universities and Capitol Hill. Among them have been the following:
January, 2009: New York University
The International Food Security Treaty (IFST) was discussed in a panel at the New York University Master’s Program in Global Public Health's ongoing series Conversations in Global Public Health on January 23rd, 2009.
New York University Press Release
April, 2008: The U.S. Senate & Johns Hopkins University
The International Food Security Treaty (IFST) was the focus of presentations for members and staff of the U.S. Senate and for the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health on April 16th and 17th, 2008.
October, 2007: University of Washington School of Law
On Monday, October 22, 2007, John Teton, the Director of the International Food Security Treaty Campaign, lectured at the William H. Gates PUBLIC SERVICE LAW SCHOLARSHIP Speaker Series.
University of Washington School of Law Speaker Series Announcement
April and October, 2005: University of California, San Francisco
On October 17, 2005, medical students at the University of California, San Francisco presented a program on the International Food Security Treaty (IFST). Titled “Human Rights, Public Health, and the Food Security Treaty,” the program featured Dr. Robert S. Lawrence, founder and director of the Center for a Livable Future at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and John Teton, founder and director of the International Food Security Treaty Campaign.
March, 2004: Congressional Human Rights Caucus
House Caucus Briefing on Hunger – Testimony Transcript
May, 2001: University of California at Santa Barbara Center for Global Studies
February, 2001: University of California at Los Angeles School of Law
January, 2001: University of California at Berkeley Boalt Hall School of Law
April, 2000: Harvard University Law School Human Rights Program
Giant Leap, the IFSTC Newsletter
Publication of our newsletter Giant Leap, is expected to recommence during 2012.
Archival copies of earlier editions
For inquiries regarding the planning or scheduling of IFST events,
contact the IFST Association at firstname.lastname@example.org