Each year the Rabbinical Assembly passes a number of resolutions on pressing matters impacting the countries and regions where we live, the State of Israel and the future of our shared world. Passing the resolutions allows the RA to take positions on inyanei d’yoma (issues of the day) in a variety of arenas including US domestic policy, and on occasion in other countries, global issues and matters affecting the State of Israel.
Below is a list of resolutions that the RA has passed with regards to food justice and hunger.
2014: Resolution on the Labeling of Food Containing Genetically Modified Organisms
2013: Resolution in Support of Magen Tzedek
2012: Resolution in Support of Fair Trade Practices
2012: Resolution in Support of Food Justice
2012: Resolution on United States Food Policy and International Aid
2010: Resolution on Hekhsher Tzedek
2007: Resolution in Support of the Hekhsher Tzedek Initiative