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Meeting Basic Needs at Berkeley and Beyond


Our esteemed panelists share strategies for addressing food insecurity and other challenges to creating a healthier, more equitable society.


Ruben Canedo

Director, Strategic Equity Initiatives
UC Berkeley Basic Needs Committee Chair
UC System Basic Needs Co-Chair

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Hilary Hoynes

Professor of Public Policy and Economics, Haas Distinguished Chair in Economic Disparities

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Carolina Reid

Faculty Research Advisor, Terner Center for Housing Innovation
Associate Professor, Department of City and Regional Planning

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