3000Thurs., Apr.21, 4:30-6:00. Major General Ajak Deng Reng (Director of Production & Vocational Rehabilitation at the National Prison Service South Sudan), “Food Security & National Security: How the National Prison System Can Contribute in South Sudan.” Home Economics Building, Room 104 (Peabody Campus).

A colloquium on a pilot project in South Sudan to address the growing issue of food insecurity and famine in the world’s newest nation-state. How can the prison system contribute to food security, thus national security, while developing rehabilitative programming for prisoners by employing its resources.

Sponsored by: Peabody Research Institute, Human and Organizational Development Department, and the Department of Sociology.