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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.
The rising cost of food: a national food policy should focus on health and sustainability
January 22, 2016
Increased food prices will impact all Canadians, but it is the most vulnerable who will be hit hardest. It is unthinkable that anyone should suffer from food insecurity.
Next steps for a national food policy in Canada
November 26, 2015
There's no question we are in a different place with regards to food policy with the election of the Trudeau government.
national food policy
Food policy on new federal government agenda
November 16, 2015
Prime Minister Trudeau has made the mandate letters of Ministers public and we have quickly reviewed those that are related to food.
Food policy: What to expect from our new government
October 27, 2015
The election results are a reason to be optimistic for the future of food policy in Canada. Let's take a look at where the new Canadian government stands on Canada's most pressing food issues.
Federal Election 2015
Food insecurity report demands action
October 12, 2015
Household Food Insecurity in Canada 2013 has documented 2.4 million adults and nearly a million children in Canada experienced food insecurity in that year.
Food as a weapon in the residential school system
August 4, 2015
Woven between the stories of physical, psychological and sexual abuse in the TRC report are experiences of unimaginable food insecurity and hunger.
residential school system
Eat Think Vote: Let's make food an election issue
June 29, 2015
Does food matter to you? Then lets make it matter to our politicians!
Federal Election 2015
Student food insecurity and the future of education
June 12, 2015
Post-secondary students are one of the fastest growing groups of food bank users.
Health and scientific community bands together to make nutrition a priority
May 22, 2015
More than four out of five Canadians support health warnings on unhealthy foods, legislated sodium reduction and subsidies on fresh fruits and vegetables.
health and science community
WHO classifies glyphosate as 'probably carcinogenic to humans'
May 4, 2015
The world's most widely used pesticide, glyphosate (commonly sold as Roundup), has been under the microscope lately.
world health organization
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