Resources for the Youth Civic Engagement Training

 

GOALS: Educate, Understand, Invest, Support, Create Tangible Outcomes WHY we are doing this: to engage youth in the legislative process, to participate in multi-generational community issues, to teach our youth to advocate for equitable change and progress.

Our meeting notes from the Training by artist Judah Kismetti, Kismetism LLC

Watch these tutorials to find your legislative representatives on www.nmlegis.gov. Write down your House and Senate representatives’ names and their email addresses.

ps://www.nmlegis.gov/Website_Tutorials

https://www.nmlegis.gov/Website_Tutorials?Video=FindingLegislators

 

Look up house bills on healthy lifestyle initiatives for us by us.

https://nmfoodpolicy.org

https://nmfoodpolicy.org/2021-legislative-priorities/

 

Review La Semilla’s farm bill comic.

https://lasemillafoodcenter.org/storytelling/

 

New Mexico resources on environmental  justice

 

National resources 

Mayah’s Lot (comic book and youtube video)

https://foodfirst.org/can-we-feed-the-world-without-destroying-it/

https://theworldweneed.com

https://www.soulfirefarm.org/food-sovereignty-education/

 

 

Videos 

https://returndocumentary.com

https://gather.film

 
Resources used during our Training on 1/11/22 
Our meeting notes from the Training and the workboks below are by artist Judah Kismetti, Kismetism LLC