Bio

 

Jodi Koberinski is enrolled as a Master's candidtate at University of Waterloo on investigating sustainability of Canada's pulses sector with Dr. Steffanie Scott and is mentored by Dr. Vandana Shiva, Dr. Shiv Chopra, and the late Cathleen Kneen.

Jodi Koberinski is a co-founder of the Dangerous Ideas Festival in Canada. Other projects include Praxis Project Permaculture-Inspired Art Festival in New Brunswick. and the global Seed Freedom Campaign.

"Jodi Koberinski, the Oak Fellow in 2015, is known as an unflagging source of innovation, an activist who tirelessly helps others and furthers the cause of food sovereignty. She is a global leader on this issue and is recognized for her vital work transforming—not just reforming—agriculture to provide sustainable, safe, and secure food systems around the world" - The Oak Insitute for Human Rights.