CUNY Urban Food Policy InstituteGraduate School of Public Health and Health Policy(Grantee: Research Foundation of City University of New York)

*Nicholas Freudenberg, Distinguished Professor of Public Health

Posted on July 16, 2021

To support Youth Food Educators and the Youth Food Countermarketing Hub. Teens learn about food industry marketing targeted to low-income, African American and Latino youth and its influence on the eating behaviors of young people. They use social media and art to conduct counter-marketing campaigns targeting unhealthy foods in their neighborhoods. The Countermarketing Hub (see URL above) contains educational tools, teaching materials, and examples of countermarketing art.