An op-ed about the urgent need to transform Hawaiʻi’s food system which could be done through an omnibus bill.

By: Erwin Quinanola, Hawaiʻi Food+ Policy Intern

We urgently need to transform Hawaiʻi’s food system to, among other things, address the system’s shortcomings exposed by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Many of our…


An op-ed piece on sugary drinks & a potential tax on them, in Hawaiʻi, from a food systems perspective.

Top view of sugary beverage cans

By: Sydney Millerd, Hawaiʻi Food+ Policy Intern

Back in intermediate school, I remember, every morning, my classmates would walk to the nearby gas station to buy their breakfast of a can…

Hawaiʻi Food+ Policy

A group of college students & recent graduates who are striving to keep you updated on food & agriculture policy in Hawaiʻi. Learn more: foodpluspolicy.com

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