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Shining a Light on Labor: How Food Policy Councils Can Support Food Chain Workers (2018)

By Valerie Morrill, Raychel Santo, Karen Bassarab

This guide outlines why and how FPCs are well-positioned to advocate for food chain workers by delving into four main issue areas: wages, healthcare, worker safety, and paid sick leave. It highlights illustrative examples of successes and challenges that FPCs have experienced while engaging in labor policy. It also includes a list of key actions steps that FPCs can take to support food chain workers.