Immokalee to Amsterdam: CIW Takes Fair Food Challenge to Ahold Shareholders

Date:
April 14, 2014 - 2:45pm to April 18, 2014 - 2:45pm
Location:
The Hague & Amsterdam, Netherlands
Description:
NESRI will join its partner, the Coalition of Immokalee Workers, in a visit to the Annual Shareholders Meeting of Ahold, Inc., the parent company of Stop & Shop, Giant, and Martin's grocery chains.  The Dutch based company will be challenged by CIW and NESRI to join the CIW's Fair Food Program, on the heels of Walmart's recent entry.  CIW will make presentations at the International Institute of Social Studies in The Hague, part of Erasmus University, Rotterdam, and at the Ahold Annual meeting in Amsterdam.  Other meetings with allies and Ahold investors are planned.  

 

For more information, contact Peter Sabonis.
peter@nesri.org or 301-639-2561