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Food Secure Canada
Food Secure Canada is a Canada-wide alliance of civil society organizations and individuals collaborating to advance dialogue and cooperation for policies and programs that improve food security in Canada and globally.
Family farms need better policies in Canada and globally
October 15, 2014
Many international studies have confirmed how critical family farming is to food security, yet small and medium sized farms in developing and industrialized countries are facing increased pressures.
CETA delivers lucrative markets to exporters, empty promises to Canadian farmers
October 1, 2014
The federal government is celebrating the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) in spite of massive opposition from citizens, including farmers, on both sides of the Atlantic.
'Poor people can't cook,' and other myths
July 31, 2014
Canada does not have a food stamp program. Canada does not have a national school breakfast or lunch (or supper or brunch or snack) program. Why?
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Food and children: A national issue?
July 11, 2014
How can we massage the food/child issue to see it as a national issue? - See more at: http://foodsecurecanada.org/resources-news/blogs-discussions/food-and-children-national-issue#sthash.zpqY6twp.dpuf
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Raising the Bar on School Food Programs
June 27, 2014
Can you imagine all students across Canada receiving a healthy, delicious, wholesome meal every day at school?
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GM food study reignites call to overhaul Canada's regulations
June 25, 2014
CBAN is calling on Health Canada to place a moratorium on approving new GM foods, to re-evaluate the safety of GM foods already on the market and to initiate a complete overhaul of the system.
Agriculture Bill C-18 will undermine Canada’s food sovereignty
May 9, 2014
The proposed changes of Bill C-18 would further undermine the resilience of our farming sector and entrench corporate control over vital elements of our food supply, namely seeds.
Examining Bill C-18, the Agricultural Growth Act
January 22, 2014
The Act proposes changes to nine pieces of federal legislation, seven under the oversight of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, and two under Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.
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Moving forward with strength and diversity: Raising the bar on student food programs
December 13, 2013
Did you know that Canada is one of the only OECD countries that does not have federal support for student food programs?
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Festival of Food Ideas in Montreal
November 22, 2013
A Festival of Food Ideas welcomes food leaders from across Canada in Montreal.
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