Article from The Toronto Star, Oct 12 2014
by Susan Walker

A new coalition thinks we do, but with every province already covering school food, is it necessary?

Although the business of the House of Commons was the emergency debate on the war in Iraq, several MPs took the time out of their busy schedules to meet with a delegation from Food Secure Canada on October 6.  

 

Dear Minister Ritz,

I write to you on behalf of Food Secure Canada, a national membership-based network of organizations and individuals concerned with zero hunger, healthy and safe food, and sustainable food systems.


 

This article is part of Globe and Mail B.C.’s eight-part weekly series on food security in Canada.

This October 16, Canadians will be participating in the global celebration of World Food Day, created by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

Globe and Mail Article: «Despite the fact that all five political parties in the 2011 federal election said they were in favour of a food and farm strategy … we haven’t seen it» Diana Bronson, Food Secure Canada

We are excited to announce that FSC has hired Dr. Joseph LeBlanc as part-time project coordinator of Paying for Nutrition, the newest project of the Northern and Remote Food Network.

The following list of national food events - webinars and teleconferences - are offered by a host of different organizations from across Canada. 

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Food Secure Canada Network

Food Secure Canada’s networks are an opportunity for members to analyse issues of importance within one or another sector of the food movement. Become a Member of Food Secure Canada to get involved with these network and to promote and share your your events and ideas with a broad audience.